Wine: Alpha Zeta Soave 2013, Veneto, Italy — €12.99

HIS WEEK I am focusing on Waterford which held its annual Harvest Festival just a couple of weeks ...

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Restaurant Review: San Lorenzo’s, Dublin

SO THERE we were, walking along Dublin’s Great South George’s Street of a Sunday morning. 

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One list, five meals: Brown butter and lemon zest pasta

Wholegrain tagliatelle pasta for four
2 cloves of garlic, sliced 100g of butter

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The menu: Dingle pie will be highlight of food trail

Currently basking in the glory of the recently-awarded accolade, ‘No 1 Food Town in Ireland’, ...

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Crab Apple or Bramley Apple Jelly

APPLES apples everywhere, ripening faster than we can cook or eat them. So beautiful that we can’t ...

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Restaurant Review: Granville’s Bar and Restaurant, Macroom, Co Cork

Many, many years ago I was involved in selecting an end-of-the-food-chain rugby team — Minor ...

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One list, five meals: Mixed Mushroom Risotto

A dash of olive oil
1 onion, very finely chopped
2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped

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The menu: Bandon Engage Arts Festival

The Menu is an awful man for dipping into his progeny’s future college fund to blow it all on ...

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Wine: Ciu Ciu Piceno, Bacchus 2013, Italy — €11.99 - €13.25

I mentioned last week of the sad death of Paddy Keogh of Wines Direct at the young age of 64 from ...

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Restaurant Review: De Ville’s, Dalkey, Co Dublin

WHEN chef Keith McNally opened his restaurant, Pastis, in New York’s rundown Meatpacking area ...

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One list, five meals: Harvest Fruit Salad

2 tbs of olive oil
½ tbsp of white wine vinegar
1 clove of garlic, crushed

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Weekend food: Walnut meringue

I’m just back from the MAD Food Symposium in Copenhagen, one of the craziest and most influential ...

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Wine: Henri de Richemer Marselan, Cotes de Thau, France; €12.99-€13.99

THE sad news of the death of Paddy Keogh of Wines Direct was announced recently and this column would ...

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One list, five meals

Buy everything on our shopping list and you have all you need to create five meals. Want ...

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The menu

Food news with Joe McNamee.

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Beer of the week

Red Mist Curiously Red Ale, 4.2% ABV, 500ml — €3.29-3.69

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Weekend food

Back to school is a busy and expensive time for so many families around the country and now ...

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Wine: Picpoul de Pinet 2013, Languedoc — €10 (was €12)

SEPTEMBER has become wine sale season it seems. Last week I wrote about the Lidl French wine ...

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Raise a glass to craft beer

To mark the Irish Craft Beer Festival this weekend, Joe McNamee gets a taste of the local brewing ...

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Restaurant review: Room with a sea view at the Seafood restaurant, Ballycotton

Pier 26 Seafood Restaurant, Ballycotton, Co Cork, 
tel: 021-2061449

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