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Brunch, Dublin, Eating Out, Lunch, Review

Forest Avenue

I’ve a list of places the length of O’Connell Street of where I want to eat. Forest Avenue has been on that list for quite some time now. It was highly recommended to me by Barry of 147 Deli. I went there for my birthday lunch and I’m sorry I […]

Recipes, Sweet Things / Dessert

Cookie Monster Cupcakes

I first made these Cookie Monster cupcakes about 5 years ago and everyone raved about them. I don’t know why because they were shocking bad. Practice makes perfect however and I’ve got them turning out pretty well now. The trick is to use a good quality food colouring. I use […]

Dublin, Eating Out, Review

147 Deli Breakfast

If you’ve never been to 147 Deli on Parnell St. you’ve been missing out. They do some of the best sandwiches in Dublin. They do specials every week and some of them are so unbelievably tasty that I’ve gone back the next day to get another. When they announced they’d […]

Dinner, Recipes

Air Fryer Buttermilk Chicken

Like everyone else in January, I’m making a conscious effort to eat a bit better. The ole lad bought a Philips Air Fryer before Christmas and I was interested in trying it out. I was a bit sceptical about the air fryer. The only thing I ever fry in a significant […]

Eating Out, New York, Uncategorized

What I ate in NYC

A few people have asked me what I ate in NYC. I’ve talked about Eleven Madison Park in another post. This post is just about all the other food I ate while in New York. I’ve been to New York about 10-12 times. It’s a family tradition of ours to […]

Brunch, Burgers, Dublin, Eating Out, Lunch

The White Moose Cafe

I don’t think there’s a dog on the street who hasn’t heard about The White Moose Cafe. The owner, Paul Stenson, has had social media buzzing with his war on vegans, breastfeeding mothers and the gluten intolerant. Even news channels across the Atlantic have been talking about him. He’s the guy […]

Dublin, Eating Out, Review

Hang Dai Chinese

There’s a lot of hype lately about Camden’s street latest edition, Hang Dai Chinese. It’s a collaboration between chef Karl Whelan and Will Dempsey. Hang Dai serves Chinese dishes in a unique setting as it’s designed to look like a subway carriage which gives it a bit an edge. It’s dark lighting […]