Catherine Fulvio returns to our screens tonight, February 8th @ 7.30pm with the second instalment of ‘Catherine Celebrates’ a mini-series that will air seasonally over the coming months… and of course it will be love hearts all the way!
Valentines 2021 will be unique, unlike any other in our lifetimes but this does not mean it can’t be special and scrumptious full of romance and making memories. As the saying goes Love conquers all! Catherine Fulvio promises to show us how to ensure this Valentine’s Day is romantic, delicious and fun. Using wonderful Irish artisan producers that won’t break the bank but will lift the heart of any romantic this Valentines. ‘Catherine Celebrates Valentines’ will air on RTE ONE, Monday 8th February at 7.30pm.
Catherine said of this episode of Catherine Celebrates, “This year St Valentine’s Day may well be one like no other. Maybe more like Valentines DIY (do it yourself), then we have every reason to make it very special. It’s that one day of the year where the emphasis is on romantic gestures. And one of the most romantic things to do is to cook a special meal for your loved one. And in Catherine Celebrates Valentines, I have the perfect meal that you’ll fall madly in love with!”
Catherine Fulvio meets some of Wicklow’s innovative artisan producers whilst also showing us how to dish up a menu to delight this Valentines. Catherine will start with some shaking and stirring as she shows us how to create a delectable Raspberry Lemon Cocktail and an enchanting Raspberry Lime Mocktail after a visit with Pamela and Brent owners of Wicklow Way Wines with Pamela saying of the experience, “It is wonderful that our wines will be included in Catherine’s celebratory meal. With such fabulous food and drink producers in Ireland, we are really looking forward to seeing her creations. It is always lovely to speak with Catherine, and we loved having her visit us in our winery in Newtownmountkennedy.”
Following a visit to O’Hanlon Herbs and The Geoffrey Healy Pottery, Catherine will ‘seduce’ us with luscious Beetroot and Goats Cheese Ravioli with Lemon Cream Sauce and Walnuts followed by mouth-watering Grilled Dublin Bay Prawns with Roasted Asparagus all of which we can also create in our kitchens with Catherine’s easy to follow recipes.
Tom O’Hanlon, Managing Director O’Hanlon Herbs, said of spending time with Catherine, “We were delighted to join our neighbour and friend Catherine Fulvio and show our Wicklow herb farm and the care and attention we give our produce. Fresh herbs are a vital and easy addition to any romantic meal by adding gorgeous flavour texture and lovely visual appeal”.
Geoffrey Healy said of his involvement, “I was delighted to show my friend Catherine the how, what and why in my pottery”.
Catherine will finish on a sweet note dishing up one of her own favourite desserts, White Chocolate Strawberry Custard Cream Pots to really get the hearts racing.
Sponsors Belling, said of their association with this tasty series, “At Belling, we are really feeling the love this Valentine’s with Catherine putting so much love and warmth into the fabulous dishes you’ll see on the show”, said Darren Quinn Belling Sales Manager.
‘Catherine Celebrates Valentine’s’ airs RTE One on Monday 8th February at 7.30pm