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Spanish Chicken
Dinners

Spanish Chicken

For years this has been one of my families best loved recipes and the one recipe I come back to time and time again. It is comforting yet light, it is deep and strong combining […]

Butterbean Mash with Lemon, Parmesan and Rosemary.
Dinners, Miscellaneous

Butterbean Mash with Lemon, Parmesan and Rosemary.

This recipe for Butterbean Mash with Lemon, Rosemary and Parmesan is a wonderful little recipe I came up with recently. Butterbeans are highly nutritious and have a wonderful silky creaminess when they are pureed. The […]

Linguine with Spicy N’duja, Tomatoes, Fennel and Yellow Courgette.
Dinners, Meat

Linguine with Spicy N’duja, Tomatoes, Fennel and Yellow Courgette.

I first encountered Spicy N’duja at our local Wednesday Market here in Kenmare a few weeks ago. I was totally intrigued by it’s shape but also by the warning that came with it from the […]

Lemon and Za’atar Roast Chicken
Meat

Lemon and Za’atar Roast Chicken

This morning the rain turned to snow in Kerry and took us all by surprise in mid April. Just when it seemed that summer was within a hairs breath it vanished and disappeared.   As […]

Hot Chocolate for my boys!
Desserts

Hot Chocolate just for two!

All of my boys from the largest down to the littlest have adored Hot Chocolate but I think it was with son no.2 that I perfected the art of Homemade Hot Chocolate quiet simply because […]