The Kitchen Garden: Improve your meals by growing your own

The Kitchen Garden: Improve your meals by growing your own

A firm believer that every person, no matter what space is available to them, can grow some of their own food, Darina has used her columns through the years as a means of teaching us how to do it.

More
Festive Feast: The recipes you need to make Christmas dinner this year

Festive Feast: The recipes you need to make Christmas dinner this year

Christmas is always a celebration at Ballymaloe. The key is to plan ahead so that you can enjoy the day with your family.

MORE
Darina Allen: Recipes to get your kids cooking

Darina Allen: Recipes to get your kids cooking

It is absolutely vital to feed our children well.

MORE
The campaign trail: How Darina Allen changed how we eat

The campaign trail: How Darina Allen changed how we eat

Passionate about food grown with integrity, Darina has been instrumental in establishing the networks that have allowed Irish producers to flourish.

MORE
Recipes for when the only requirement is comfort

Recipes for when the only requirement is comfort

Darina believes that food is an essential part of the fabric of a family; it should be nourishing, and it should always be nurturing.

MORE
The recipes Darina Allen cooks for her family

The recipes Darina Allen cooks for her family

When Darina cooks for her family, she focuses on simple recipes made with minimal effort

MORE
Simply Delicious: Darina Allen's essential Ballymaloe recipes

Simply Delicious: Darina Allen's essential Ballymaloe recipes

Darina’s mission is to teach her students that great food is made with produce that has been prepared simply, and with respect.

MORE
Food for thought: The impact of Myrtle Allen's legacy

Food for thought: The impact of Myrtle Allen's legacy

The impact of Myrtle Allen’s legacy is a story yet to be told, writes Ciara McDonnell

MORE
Darina Allen Supplement: 21 years of food in one place

Darina Allen Supplement: 21 years of food in one place

To celebrate 21 years of Darina’s Irish Examiner column, our team delved into the archives to create a magazine dedicated to the woman who taught so many of us to cook.

MORE
The big interview: Darina Allen reflects on 21 years of cookery writing

The big interview: Darina Allen reflects on 21 years of cookery writing

As Darina Allen marks 21 years of writing for The Irish Examiner, she talks to Ciara McDonnell about her amazing career.

MORE