Top 3 Irish Whiskies to Try
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3 Great Irish Whiskies to Try This Month

No longer an aul lad’s drink, Irish whiskey is now the fastest growing spirit in the world having seen exports grow 300% over the last decade. Either the aul lads are upping their daily intake considerably, or the interest in…

Klaw Poke, Dublin
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Nothing Beats a Good Pokē

Never visit a restaurant on its opening day, that’s just not playing fair. Despite months of planning, there will invariably be hiccups, late deliveries, staff shortages, missing toilet rolls – you get the picture. However, on this occasion, I…

Dine in Dublin Festival
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Dine in Dublin 2017

If you’re of a certain age i.e. a lot younger than myself, you won’t remember a time when the Dublin food scene was horrendous. Like, seriously horrendous. These days, however, it takes quite an effort to get a crappy…

Chinese New Year
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3 Things to Do This Chinese New Year

Happy New Year, or 新年快乐 as they’d say in downtown Hangzhou, or indeed certain parts of Capel Street. Today marks the first day of the Chinese New Year, and heralds the beginning of the year of the Rooster. With a steadily growing…

Salmon Sprinkles from Gold as Gold Foods
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Fabulous Sprinkles of Flavour

I love an ‘aul food market or festival, so I do. But regularly going to food markets on a small island such as ours can get a bit Groundhog Dayish after a while, albeit a very enjoyable and flavour-filled Groundhog…

Camden Kitchen, Dublin
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Cooking up a Treat in Camden Kitchen

I know, I know. It’s been absolutely ages since I’ve written anything. While one of the positives of being self-employed is that you can work whenever you want, the reality is that you pretty much work all the time…

Real Gourmet Burger, Terenure
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Real Gourmet Burger Terenure Review

And so my quest to keep it local continues. On this particular occasion, I had a severe bout of the lazy-Maisies and didn’t want to cook, and so armed with a jammy little voucher from Groupon, I took myself…