The Menu can highly recommend a bracing walk on the beach followed by a visit to the East Cork Christmas Market (Dec 13, 11.30am-4.30pm) for some delightful festive treats, handmade crafts and a chance to order your Christmas poultry, baking and local veg with all voluntary admission donations going to ARC Cancer Care Support.
A REALLY posh new book celebrating Irish food and cooking has just arrived on my desk. HOME: Recipes from Ireland is Trish Deseine’s new book, and it feels like a love letter to her home country.
Six celeb chefs — 12 questions. Lily Higgins, Trish Deseine (recent winner at the prestigious Gourmand Awards), Yotam Ottolenghi and others reveal their dream dinner party guests, memorable meals — and their favourite recipes to create the perfect summer menu to Joe McNamee.