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Grilled Mackerel with a Selection of Salads Recipe by Johan van der Merwe

Grilled Mackerel with a Selection of Salads Recipe by Johan van der Merwe

Dubbed “The Talking Mackerel” this engaging slideshow recipe was created by chef and food stylist Johan van der Merwe. Watch as the ingredients come to life, and follow this easy step by step recipe for Grilled Mackerel, with a Selection of Salads; Blood Orange Fennel and Caper Salad, and Baby Beetroot, Samphire & Horseradish Salad …

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'Irish Whiskey Brand Ambassador of the Year' award win for Tullamore D.E.W.

‘Irish Whiskey Brand Ambassador of the Year’ award win for Tullamore D.E.W.

Tim Herlihy, Tullamore D.E.W. US Ambassador, has been declared a whiskey “Icon” as he became the first ever winner of the ‘Irish Whiskey Brand Ambassador of the Year’ award, announced Saturday, 19 September, during the American Icons of Whisky Awards at the Kentucky Bourbon Festival. The accolade has particular importance, as whiskey industry experts nominated …

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Rugby Wines for October

You may not have noticed it, but there’s a Rugby World Cup going on right now. It’s just too irresistible to avoid matching wines to the countries participating in the tournament. Grab some of these wines the next time their respective teams are playing and have your own head-to-head at home. England Hattingley Valley Classic …

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The Cliff Townhouse

The Sea and the Grape – Seafood & Wine Tasting Menu at The Cliff Townhouse

The Cliff Townhouse proudly showcases the bounty of the sea with chef Sean Smith renowned for creating both simple and complex dishes based on Ireland’s finest seafood. On Wednesday October 21st, The Cliff Townhouse will host a special tasting evening, matching the finest fruits of the sea with the fruits of the labours of some …

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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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Luttrellstown Castle

Luttrellstown Castle Resort, Castleknock, Dublin

Situated in the heart of a 560 acre estate, Luttrellstown Castle Resort an exclusive castle estate only minutes from Dublin city centre and airport. An air of historic grandeur and elegance are the initial impressions upon arrival at Luttrellstown Castle Resort, originally built for gracious hospitality and entertaining, a tradition that continues to this day. …

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1900 Restaurant Valentines Competition

Win a 7 course Valentine’s dinner for two with cocktails at 1900 Restaurant

To celebrate Valentine’s, 1900 Restaurant, Harcourt Street, are offering one lucky couple the chance to win their romantic night out with a 7 course Valentine’s dinner for two with cocktails on arrival. One of Harcourt Street’s best kept secrets, 1900 provides a warm, calm atmosphere where dining can be enjoyed from lunch through to dinner. …

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Taste at Rustic

Taste at Rustic, Dublin 2

Taste at Rustic is chef Dylan McGrath’s latest restaurant in the heart of Dublin City. Set above sister restaurant Rustic Stone on South Great George’s St, Taste at Rustic is a new food experience that explores the idea of flavour, and tastes, while being influenced by Japan, Spain and South America. Not only the flavours …

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Saba Thai Restaurant, Clarendon Street, Dublin

Saba is a Thai and Vietnamese restaurant on Clarendon Street, in Dublin’s city centre. Saba means “Happy meeting place” in Thai, and offers traditional Thai and Vietnamese dishes at great value with great service in a contemporary setting. Executive Chef Taweesak Trakoolwattana, known as Tao, brings extensive culinary experience and a distinct passion for traditional …

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BBC Good Food Show Belfast and Europa Hotel Overnight Competition

Win BBC Good Food Show tickets and an overnight stay in the 4* Hastings Europa Hotel Belfast

The brand new BBC Good Food Show comes to Northern Ireland on 14-16th October 2016. This exciting new event at Belfast’s Waterfront Hall will present some of the nation’s favourite chefs and the region’s very best producers of food and drink. Delve into the wealth of fantastic produce that Northern Ireland has to offer, and …

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Seasons Restaurant Intercontinental Dublin

InterContinental Hotel Dublin, Ballsbridge

Simmonscourt Road Ballsbridge Dublin 4 T: +353 1 665-4000 E: reservations@icdublin.com www.intercontinentaldublin.ie   The 5 star InterContinental Dublin Hotel welcomes you to its elegant urban resort, nestled on two acres in the exclusive neighbourhood of Ballsbridge, retreat for travellers to Dublin looking for historic sophistication minutes from Dublin city centre. The 197 luxurious Rooms and …

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Bodega Waterford

Bodega Restaurant & Wine Bar, Co. Waterford

Bodega Restaurant & Wine Bar, 54 John Street, Waterford, Ireland. T: +353 (0)51 844 177 E: info@bodegawaterford.com www.bodegawaterford.com     In the heart of Waterford City, Bodega a restaurant that champions the local food experience. From the beginning, they have strived to offer the best of local produce where possible, to give value for money, …

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