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Irish craft beer, food events, studying at Ballymaloe Cookery School, eating out

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Trifle-misu

This is a Euro-pudding of a dessert, a mixture of Irish-style, alcohol-soaked trifle and Italian mascarpone-rich tiramisu.

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Butter, beef & spuds: IFWG Food Awards 2021

We celebrate the winners of the Irish Food Writers’ Guild 2021 Food Awards with a gorgeous online publication that showcases the winners and also features the many skills of Guild members.

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Irish Food Writers’ Guild

I am proud and honoured to announce that I was elected Chair of the Irish Food Writers’ Guild earlier this week.

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Kids in the kitchen

Kitchen inspiration for kids off school, including Pippi Longstocking’s Pepparkakor, roasted eggs and potatoes from The Secret Garden, chocolatl from Northern Lights, Bruce Bogtrotter’s Chocolate Cake and pork dumplings inspired by Mulan.  

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A Lockdown Long Table Picnic

For 2020, the Cork Long Table collective – reluctant to abandon the idea of celebrating Cork restaurants and local food altogether – put together a picnic, naming the restaurants involved but giving little more information.

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Toad in the Hole with Inch House Black Pudding

Smallies – frustratingly – change their minds about food. Cue lines from me like: “But you liked this pasta / rice / cheese / breakfast / lunch / dinner only last week! Little Missy,...