Food & Wine

John and Sally McKenna announced 2016 Blas na hEireann Producers’ Champions

Posted on: 10th October, 2016 in Food & Wine

Food writers John and Sally McKenna have been named Producers Champions at this year’s Blas na hEireann Irish Food Awards. The couple were nominated through a survey of all of the producers on the Blas database. The award was created...

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An Incredible Edible experience

Posted on: 5th September, 2016 in Food & Wine

Hidden amid the vast and varied schedule that spans the entirety of 2016’s A Taste of West Cork Food Festival, is an intriguing, ingenious and infectiously fun event that will not only entertain the masses, but also plant the seed...

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UCC archaeologists unravel enigma of Ireland’s Iron Age diet

Posted on: 5th September, 2016 in Food & Wine

A UCC-led project, the first of its kind of Ireland, has witnessed a team of international archaeologists unearthing evidence of the food people ate in the southeast of Ireland during the Iron Age. The findings unearthed from excavations, from animal...

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Dare to be different

Posted on: 5th September, 2016 in Food & Wine

Started in the early nineties by Hannah and Rachel’s father Alan Dare, over the years a bakery and café was added to complement the health food shop. In 2014, the Dare sisters expanded the café, creating a large open space...

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Clonakilty announces highlight activities for A Taste of West Cork festival

Posted on: 5th September, 2016 in Food & Wine

Clonakilty has announced an enticing schedule of highlight activities for A Taste of West Cork festival, with a return of the successful Spillers’ Lane Experience Food Market and introducing a ‘Theatre of Food’. From Friday September 9, local restaurants, café’s,...

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A sneak peek at what’s on the menu for A Taste of West Cork

Posted on: 5th September, 2016 in Food & Wine

Plans are well underway for the annual A Taste of West Cork Food Festival, which takes place, this year, from September 9-18, 2016. Soak up the sights and indulge in fabulous fare during this year’s festival, which promises food and...

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At home in West Cork

Posted on: 5th September, 2016 in Food & Wine

After almost 30 years in Paris, food writer and cookbook author Trish Deseine returned to Ireland last year and has made Kilcrohane in West Cork her home. Originally from Belfast, food has always featured prominently in Trish Deseine’s life. “I...

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West Cork is a favourite with Rachel Allen

Posted on: 5th September, 2016 in Food & Wine

“It’s a bit like juggling glass bowls and every so often I drop one,” says Rachel laughing. She’s speaking about one of the biggest challenges she faces as a busy TV chef, author, journalist and mother – keeping a balance...

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