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Month: September 2018

Magical Afternoon Tea

Treat The Kids And Unleash Your Inner Fairy With This Magical Afternoon Tea

The Johnstown Estate has unveiled an enchanting Afternoon Tea experience in order to celebrate the opening of their brand new Fairy Trail. Pastry chef Weduge Fernando has created a spellbinding playground for fairies, not to mention for big and little kids. Set on a bed of green pistachio sponge with a generous sprinkling of pixie …

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DublinTown Introduces a Brand New Food & Drink Festival This October

This October, DublinTown will launch a delicious festival dedicated to the city’s excellent food and drink, everything from skinny lattes to espresso martinis, and from pizza to porchetta! The inaugural DublinTown Food and Drink Festival will not only curate culinary and drink experiences, it will celebrate establishments that water and feed the city’s population from …

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Wonderful Wedding Venues

This Luxury Venue has Just Been Named Ireland’s Best Four Star Resort

Celebrations were in full swing at Galgorm Resort & Spa this week, as the luxury hotel in Northern Ireland was awarded another prestigious accolade. In a black-tie ceremony at The Lyrath Hotel, which was attended by over 600 guests, the resort was named ‘Ireland’s Best Four Star Resort’ at the Gold Medal Awards. Run by …

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Getting to the Heart of Jose Cuervo – An Interview With Tequila Educator Oli Pergl

Tequila fans rejoiced, as Jose Cuervo, the world’s leading tequila brand, presented Tequila, Tacos and Tales, hosted by Tequila Educator Oli Pergl, an evening of exploration into the world’s leading tequila brand. Taking place last Tuesday, in Medley, Dublin, cocktail lovers enjoyed an evening of contemporary Mexican food and drinks, with all cocktails made with …

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Valentine's Menu

Here Are The Irish Restaurants That Have Been Awarded a Michelin Bib Gourmand For 2019

It’s that time of the year again and The Michelin Guide has revealed which Irish restaurants have been awarded a Bib Gourmand for 2019. With four new additions in the Republic of Ireland and one new addition in Northern Ireland, these are definitely venues you need to add to your foodie bucket list for the …

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whiskey

Calling all Whiskey Lovers – You Can Now Own the World’s Most Coveted Whiskies

Irish Whiskey has certainly become a phenomenon in recent years, with record breaking prices of the latest Teeling whiskey and soaring prices of the Dingle releases. We’re beginning to become spoiled for choice in bars across Dublin, allowing our love of whiskey to grow. It’s no surprise then that the Celtic Whiskey Shop have decided …

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Chinnery Gin Launch

Social Diary – The Official Launch of Chinnery Dublin Dry Gin

On Tuesday September 25th, Ireland’s latest gin launched at a special event in the Irish Architectural Archive in Dublin’s Merrion Square. Chinnery Spirits proudly unveiled Chinnery Dublin Dry Gin to guests at this exclusive launch. This exciting new gin is flavoured with delicious Asian ingredients of the Osmanthus Flower and Oolong Tea. The fun-filled launch had …

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Robin Gill

One Night Only – Experience Culinary Magic With Robin Gill in This South Dublin Restaurant

Clear your calendar on Thursday 4th of October to witness culinary magic at Bresson Restaurant. Owner of a string of London restaurants, including The Dairy, Sorella and Counter Culture, the celebrated Irish chef Robin Gill will be collaborating with this Monkstown restaurant to host a gourmet dinner. Robin, who has recently popped into Dublin favourites, …

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Stephen GIbson

Stephen Gibson Named Executive Head Chef at New Café En Seine Restaurant

One of Dublin’s most iconic venues is set to reopen this November following an extensive refurbishment. The ever-popular Café en Seine is reopening with some of Ireland’s top industry members on board. Stephen Gibson, co-owner of Pichet, has officially been appointed as the Executive Head Chef of Café en Seine. Stephen will be bringing his …

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Biodynamic Wines

Explore The Organic And Biodynamic Wines of Gérard Bertrand at This Fantastic French Masterclass

Fancy spending an evening sipping French wine and learning all about the fascinating world of organic French wines? If so, O’Briens are hosting an Organic Wine Masterclass featuring the award-winning organic and biodynamic wines of Gérard Bertrand. Taking place on Thursday the 18th of October at 7.30pm, guests are invited for an entertaining evening exploring the wines …

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Galway International Oyster

Social Gallery – The Launch of The Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival

This year, the Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival runs from 28th to 30th September 2018, celebrating an Irish tradition thousands of years old. Galway’s leading chefs all showcase the Irish native oyster on their menus and these authentic Irish delicacies are coveted everywhere from the bistros and brasseries of Paris, all the way to …

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TheTaste is Calling on People to Support a Change in Altitude Towards Mental Health

TheTaste will be celebrating its 4th Birthday on Monday 15th October and this year, we think it’s time to give back. With the growing issue of Mental Health, we are organising some of Ireland’s Top Culinary Stars, along with selected media, to go into the Altitude Chamber. Our mission is to burn 10,000 Calories in One …

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Calling All Wine Aficionados – Boutique Wines is Hosting an Unmissable Wine Tasting Event

This October, Boutique Wines is hosting an exciting event for trade customers, which will see 20 new wines from 8 new regions on offer. Taking place from 12noon – 6pm on Monday, October 8th, in the company’s tasting room in Moira House, the wine tasting will also see wines from the first urban Parisien winery …

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Spend Your Saturday Sipping and Singing at this Jazz and Gin Brunch

Fancy spending your Saturday being wined and dined? Look no further, as Morelands Grill has got you covered. Join Morelands’ weekly Gin and Jazz Lunch and spend a fabulous afternoon lounging in the comfortable Josper Grill dining room. Every Saturday from 12.30pm – 3.30pm, dine on a sumptuous two-course lunch while you unwind to the smooth …

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Saba Whole Lobster

Chargrilled Whole Lobster Recipe by Chef Tao from Saba

This Chargrilled Whole Lobster Recipe from Saba restaurant is the epitome of luxury dining. If you’re looking to indulge in a decadent, savoury meal, look no further. Ingredients: – 4 lobsters – 20g cracked black pepper – limes – 4dsp rapeseed oil – 4 kaffir lime leaves, julienne For Chuchi Sauce – 100g panang curry …

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Emirates

Taste Travel – Make the Most of your Midterm Break with These Offers from Emirates Holidays

Back to school time means searching for the next great family adventure and Emirates Holidays have your October mid-term break all figured out. If you didn’t get a chance to escape over the summer or if you’re in need of another holiday (we can relate), now is the time to get booking your mid-term escape. …

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Sunday Lunch

Indulge in a Sumptuous Sunday Lunch at this Luxurious Venue

This month join Cliff at Lyons for a Sunday lunch that is the perfect opportunity for family and friends to enjoy a leisurely afternoon together. On 30th September, join Cliff at Lyons for a three-course lunch menu designed by Head Chef Nathan Diamond. Chef Nathan has a strong relationship with local suppliers and regularly forages …

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La Baronne Wines

Calling All Wine Lovers – This Dublin Venue is Hosting an Exciting Dinner With La Baronne Wines

Taking place on Tuesday 16th of October at 7pm, The Legal Eagle is delighted to host a paired tasting menu with one of their favourite wine producers, La Baronne Wines. Château La Baronne is one of the leading lights of Corbières in the Languedoc region and this is sure to be an evening to remember. …

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