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Month: September 2015

Still One of the Most Inventive Dining Experiences in Ireland – Thornton’s Restaurant Review

You would need to have been living under a rock to have missed the fact that one of the country’s most well known and private chefs just lost his Michelin star. Unlike Oliver Dunne, who had been singing it from the highest rooftops and spent the last few months redesigning his restaurant and menu, Kevin Thornton …

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Arun Kapil

Man of Fire and Spice – An Interview with Arun Kapil

The life and career of Arun Kapil is as varied, colourful, and impressive as the contents of his spice cabinet. He swapped a glamorous, fast-paced, but unscrupulous and scandalous life in the music industry to become founder of award-winning spice company Green Saffron, spice virtuoso and cookbook author. After meeting with this charismatic character it’s …

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Neven Maguire Book Launch

Neven Maguire Makes Healthy Easy – ‘The Nation’s Favourite Healthy Food’ Book Review

Neven Maguire is on a mission. To make healthy eating easy for everyone. Every week, Neven meets with people from all over the country, but he found that over and over again he encountered the people with the same problem. While everyone is looking to make a few small changes to their diets to look …

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L’Ecrivain Launches a New Dining Experience ’The Samsung Kitchen’

Samsung Ireland and l’Ecrivain have announced the opening of The Samsung Kitchen @ l’Ecrivain. Situated in the award-winning restaurant in Baggot Street, the luxury bespoke kitchen will house an intimate dining and culinary experience creating a new concept in fine dining. Guests will dine in the modern and contemporary kitchen space and witness first-hand the …

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Wine of the Week - Insight Riesling €16.99 by Suzi Redmond

Wine of the Week – Insight Riesling €16.99 by Suzi Redmond

Insight Riesling 2012 An elegant wine made by Eveline Fraser formerly of Cloudy Bay, a winemaker with a keen eye for detail. Every step is carefully managed and this is a beautiful example of a Riesling that expresses the terrior with refinement. On the nose this wine is delightfully aromatic with aromas of juicy citrus, tropical fruits …

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Win a 3 course dinner with a bottle of wine and 2 cocktails on arrival from Vikings Steakhouse Clontarf - CLOSED

Win a 3 course dinner with a bottle of wine and 2 cocktails on arrival from Vikings Steakhouse Clontarf – CLOSED

Vikings Steakhouse Clontarf is a cosy 60 seat restaurant with something for everyone, from healthy ways of eating & vegetarian options to locally sourced, fresh Irish seafood & 100% juicy Irish steaks and salads. There is a wide range of steaks available including steak on the stone. Also check out the Hunter’s Corner board for …

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Smithwick’s is Challenging Homebrewers to Create a Christmas Ale

Smithwick’s has teamed up with the National Homebrew Club to launch the first ever Smithwick’s Homebrew Challenge. Homebrewers across the country are invited to create a Christmas ale and have it tasted and judged by an expert panel. Two finalists will then be given the rare opportunity to come to St. James’ Gate to brew …

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Ananda Sunil Ghai

An Indian celebration at Tattersalls Country House with a Pop-Up Restaurant from multi-award-winning Ananda

October is an exuberant time in India – the monsoons have eased, and the festival season is in full swing. India in October is full of lights, music and dance and delicious things to eat. But if India is too far to go for a little spice and some warm colours this October, a pop-up …

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Dublin’s Christmas Tree & Village ‘I BELIEVE™’ Coming to CHQ

Ireland’s first Winter Food, Drink, Craft and Horticulture Festival is coming to the CHQ this Christmas. With a focus on supporting Irish businesses, traders, craftspeople, producers and charities, I BELIEVE™ will run for 28 days in the lead-up to Christmas from Thursday 26th November until Wednesday 23rd December. The I BELIEVE™ festival will feature the …

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Tullamore D.E.W. Celebrates One Year Anniversary of the Tullamore Distillery

William Grant & Sons Ltd., the independent, family-owned distiller and owner of Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey, is celebrating the laying down of over 20,000 casks just in time for the one-year anniversary of the opening of the distillery, which is set to open its doors to visitors this autumn. Booking through the current Visitor Centre …

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