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This isn't cottage pie - it's 'hot dish'
Janine Kennedy
If you have potato leftovers and need to make a quick dinner, this twist on a classic Minnesota hot dish will do the trick, writes Janine Kennedy.
1 February 2023 News
Looking for a special wine? Your local independent wine vendor can help
This February, whether celebrating Valentine's Day or simply showing some self-love, you can find the perfect bottle through your local independent wine merchant.
1 February 2023 Neven
A feast for St Brigid with Neven Maguire
In celebration of our new bank holiday honouring St Brigid, here’s a three-course feast that is sure to be a big hit, writes Neven Maguire.
Food coach Tracie Daly offers guidance to rural hospitality entrepreneurs
How can we help rural businesses not just survive, but thrive in the current climate? In the first of our Thriving Rural Hospitality series, Janine Kennedy speaks with business coach Tracie Daly.
1 February 2023 News
Avoiding foodborne illness with a few simple steps
These are the things I learned in professional kitchens, and what I do at home, to help avoid foodborne illness, writes Janine Kennedy.
1 February 2023 News
These farm-style brown sugar cookies are the perfect simple treat
Inspired by Janine Kennedy's Aunt Joan in Canada, these cookies are made with kitchen basics and a lot of love
28 January 2023 Recipes
Get in some of your five a day
These recipes are packed with nutrient-rich veggies - and they taste great.
25 January 2023 Neven
Think snail farming is a get-rich-quick scheme? Think again
Heliciculture, or snail farming, in Ireland could meet the rising demand for snails internationally, but are we ready to go that far?
25 January 2023 News
Neven Maguire: time for some home comforts
Feeling the January blues? Try these comforting pick-me-up recipes from Neven Maguire.
18 January 2023 Neven
Could Irish sean bhó (cull cow) give vaca vieja a run for its money?
Janine Kennedy looks at the rising popularity of "retired" dairy cow meat abroad and, more recently, at home in Ireland.
18 January 2023 News
Neven Maguire: soups that hit the spot
Soup is the perfect cure for a dreary January, writes Neven Maguire.
11 January 2023 Neven
These boureka-inspired pinwheels are the perfect soup-dippers
Buttery, cheesy and flaky - these puff pastry pinwheels are inspired by Middle Eastern-style bourekas and come together in a pinch. Janine Kennedy writes
10 January 2023 Recipes