Chocolate Almond Loaf Cake

It’s one of those cakes that is so easy to throw together, keeps well and is absolutely delicious. It does of course have chocolate in it, but also Rye flour, which is naturally low in gluten, producing cakes and bread with a pleasing continental flavour. This cake recipe is actually…

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Gorgeous Irish Gifts Online from Cara Mara

Delighted to be included in Cara Mara’s Gorgeous Irish Gifts Online Site ”From Luxurious To Inspired,Find something different for your loved one from Ireland’s innovators, crafters and designers. Irish products of the highest quality for all price ranges and interests.  And all available to order online.” www.caramara.ie/irish-gifts-online/

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One of my favourite things…

One of my favourite things, Jerusalem Artichokes, and what to do with them. Not that they look very appetising, members of the Sunflower family, they are delicious, and have an unusual earthy taste, that bring welcome variety to the Winter table. Ridiculously easy to grow, they can be planted in…

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Recent walk with staff from Google

One of the great advantages of being part of the Burren Eco-Tourism  Network is that we get to work with other members and pool our resources and skills to provide the best possible experience available through activity, food or through our varied, certified accommodation providers. I was recently asked to…

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