A Flavour of West Cork

Spicy goodness to put a spring in your step

Posted on: 5th February, 2014 in A Flavour of West Cork

As soon as I land in Thailand I have a yen for Som Tam. This spicy, zesty salad is sold on the street, in the bus stations and at all the little restaurants. In fact it’s pretty much everywhere and...

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Recipe from Penang

Posted on: 15th January, 2014 in A Flavour of West Cork

Penang is the food capital of Malaysia. It’s a large island on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia on the Strait of Malacca. There is an incredible mix of people living here; Malays, Chinese, Indians and of course all of...

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Edible stained glass decorations

Posted on: 31st December, 2013 in A Flavour of West Cork

Here is a recipe that I have been playing with. It is a simple spiced biscuit recipe with a ‘stained glass’ window, which is very satisfying to make as it actually works. Admittedly it took me two attempts to reach...

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