My Day on a Plate: Jazz Singer Edel Meade

Edel Meade is a jazz singer and songwriter who’s debut album ‘Blue Fantasia’ is out now.  Originally from Clonmel, Co. Tipperary she has been living in Dun Laoghaire for the past ten years. Catch Edel perf...

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 Day on a Plate: Helen James

Helen James is a leading Irish designer, food blogger and TV personality whose ‘Considered’ range of homewares for Dunnes Stores has made her a household name. Helen’s beautifully illustrated new book A Sense o...

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...

My day on a plate: Gearóid Farrelly

Gearóid Farrelly and writer. Gearóid will be at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August and will be on tour in Ireland from September.  Gearóid also hosts a podcast called Fascinated in which he interviews...

My Day on a Plate: Top Sommelier Julie Dupouy

Julie Dupouy is the world’s top female sommelier. She works in the Greenhouse Restaurant in Dublin as well as running an independent consultancy, DowntoWine. Originally from France, Dupouy has lived in Ireland ...