Snacks

Spiced Almond Loaf

Sweet potato is the magic ingredient in this soft and satisfying, lightly-spiced loaf. As an incredibly versatile and nutritious source of filling fibre and complex carbs, and packed with beta-carotene to suppo...

My Day on a Plate: Emma Dabiri

Emma Dabiri was born in Dublin to an Irish mother and a Nigerian father.  A regular face on the BBC she has presented Back in Time Brixton, The Sweet Makers and Britain's Lost Masterpieces as well as makin...

Eat Yourself Fit SOS Chocolate Bark

I have a confession... I've been struck with a dark chocolate craving on more than one occasion, and generally late at night. So what’s a girl to do? I came up with this Eat Yourself Fit recipe for simple and q...

Spiced Apple and Cranberry Pancakes

Pancake Tuesday is just a couple of days away... anyone else excited?!  I'm already planning my toppings, and love to try out different flavour combinations. If you're a little bit bored of the usual su...

Enjoy a Sweet Treat with Whole Earth Sweetener

One of my 2018 resolutions is to go to bed earlier... easier said than done!  I definitely have to be careful to avoid refined sugar & caffeine in the evenings as it can affect my sleep. But w...

My Day on a Plate: Karen Bates

Karen Bates of Bluestone Sales and Distribution who have just launched their new BRITA MAXTRA+ cartridges, formulated specifically for Irish water conditions: www.bluestone.ie Where do you shop?&nbs...

My Day on a Plate: Ciara Ní É

On Monday, December 18th, IMRAM (Irish Language literature festival) are delighted to join forces with bi-lingual poetry and spoken word club REIC, for a special evening curated by Ciara Ní É. Where do y...

My Day on a Plate: Luke Matthews

Luke Matthews is Head Chef and Educator at Airfield Estate, Dundrum, Dublin.  Airfield Estate will run a series of events for adults and children over the coming months including a one day Young Chefs c...

My Day on a Plate: Designer Zoë Carol

Womenswear designer Zoë Carol lives in Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny. She teaches Sewing and Fashion workshops at 38coLab, 38 St. Kieran Street, Kilkenny. For more info on her workshops and classes visit www.zoe...

My Dave on a Plate: Dave Mulligan

A native of Dun Laoghaire, Dave Mulligan lives in London and makes Bán Poitín for a living. Dave has just opened BAR 1661, Ireland’s first legal poitín bar located under the Berlin Café in Dame Lane off South G...