Cherry Clafoutis with a Kick

Jun 25, 2014 by

You just have to love summer. It pays to wait and buy seasonal fruit and veg. It tastes better. It looks better and it is better. And...

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Galette des Rois

Jan 7, 2014 by

Nollaig na mBan or Women’s Christmas celebrated on the Feast of the Epiphany has just passed. It is an Irish tradition when...

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Really Easy Pastry

Nov 5, 2013 by

This was an accidental discovery. I was making pastry to blind bake in a hurry as usual. I weighed out ingredients in a bowl. The...

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Kitchen Hoarder Mincemeat

Nov 21, 2012 by

During my recent kitchen makeover I had to clear out my cupboards and drawers.  What a revelation that turned out to be.  I...

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Rhubarb and Date Tart

Aug 1, 2012 by

I have tried unsuccessfully for the last couple of years to grow rhubarb .  But then I read somewhere that if we have a very dry...

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Boyne Valley Blue and Beetroot...

Jun 15, 2012 by

Sheridan’s Cheese held their annual Food Festival recently and I spent probably the best Sunday of the year, wandering around...

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