Category Archives: ireland

You know, it is actually OK to eat Sliced Bread!

I’ve been a professional chef for over thirty years and being a chef means that you have the opportunities to cook and eat some amazing food! I will eat anything (except prawns, crab and lobster, which I suddenly became allergic … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss the Coolest Foodie Break in Ireland on May 21st

I’m delighted to announce our first Donegal Food Tour in collaboration with Harvey’s Point Hotel, run by the wonderful Deirdre Gysling and her husband, Marc! We will explore some of the best in local and seasonal food and drink, on … Continue reading

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Ireland takes part in unique World Food Travel Association study into Food Tourism

Erik Wolf, Executive Director of the World Food Travel Association (WFTA) has announced the largest Food Tourism Study ever conducted. The new global food and drink tourism research breaks new ground and includes global data, beverage tourism and PsychoCulinary profiling. … Continue reading

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The 14 Food Ingredients that must now be Declared as Allergens on Food Labelling

The Food Information Regulations are changing and new rules come into force on 13 December 2014. This requires food businesses providing non-prepacked food e.g. restaurants, delis, canteens, takeaways, cafes, retail outlets etc., to indicate to consumers the use of any … Continue reading

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Feast or Famine – A Cultural Food Journey of the North West of Ireland

Derry-born chef and cooking lecturer, Emmett McCourt, has just launched a new cookbook tracing the heritage of the traditional foods from the northwest counties of Ireland. The history and recipes, however, reflect similar regional cooking from all over Ireland.   … Continue reading

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Meet the Culinary Team from Ireland going to Hotelympia this Week

A group of professional Irish Chefs from the Northwest of Ireland have come together and founded a new Regional Culinary Team which intends to compete as an independent Culinary Team at Hotelympia, London, next week.   The Northwest Culinary Team comprises … Continue reading

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Beautiful Reconditioned Vintage AirStream Food Trailer For Sale or Rent

A good friend in Killybegs, Co Donegal, asked me to put the word out about this amazing Vintage American AirStream Food Trailer he has for Sale. You have to see it in the flesh to really appreciate it’s beauty!   … Continue reading

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