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Gerry Chawke’s Bar of Tipperary goes on the market today after 50 years in business An iconic bar to be placed the market after 50 years in business, Gerry Chawke’s bar in county Tipperary erected their ‘for sale’ signs this morning after owner Gerry Chawke and his wife Anne Carew Chawke made the difficult decision to...

Chef and author Neven Maguire launch of new six-part RTE series Last night, Ireland’s favourite food writers, bloggers and food lovers like gathered to celebrate the launch of Neven’s Italian Food Trails, (a six-part TV culinary and travel series premiering on RTÉ One) sponsored by Dunnes Stores Simply Better. The...

Castleknock Hotel 4-star hotel and golf course, right on the doorstep of Dublin city was the belle of the ball last night on the Dublin food scene as it launched their two new refurbished restaurants: Earth & Vine and 22 Bar & Restaurant. The glamourous celebration played host to number of guests from the Irish world of...

Rachel Allen’s new restaurant in the heart of Cork city is shaking thing up with the opening of their piano bar opens on Saturday, May 20th. The Piano Bar at Rachel’s is adjoining the restaurant and will have a rare and intimate performance from Ben Waters, one of the UK’s most revered pianists. Ben Waters The...

Camile, the healthy Thai food take delivery service has opened their first village restaurant in Phibsborough. With an already well-established reputation for their healthy take away food it is the next step in taking the business to next level. Their new 50 -seater restaurant will serve dinner daily between 5pm-11pm...

Television stylist Cathy O’Connor and fashion blogger Louise Cooney have been announced as special guests for the upcoming ‘A Stylish Afternoon Tea’ fashion event. The event will take place on Sunday the 14th of May between 1pm and 5pm in the Newgrange Hotel, Navan, Co.Meath. The event will display fashions from local...

For over 90 years, SMA® Nutrition have been leading the way in terms of research into infant nutrition. At yesterdays Mums of Today Event at Dublin’s Westin Hotel, their latest findings were released, and there were more than a few surprises awaiting the assembled journalists, many of whom are parents themselves. It...

The most talented and creative young chefs in the country will soon participate in the 20th annual KNORR Student Chef of the Year competition.  One of the biggest events of its kind in Ireland, it allows up-and-coming student chefs to demonstrate their talent, love of food, creativity and innovation in front of some...

In honour of International Women’s Day, we have tried to find the best way to acknowledge this day of celebration: recognise the achievements of successful women, while discussing wine! The first image that comes to my mind when I think of a winemaker, is that of a patriarch of a large Mediterranean family, who one...

This year Kenwood, the iconic kitchenware brand, is celebrating its 70th birthday, and what better way to do it then by launching an incredibly stylish, yet functional range of kitchen appliances? Say goodbye to boring white goods, and hello to a kitchen that makes a statement. South William Streets Cooks Academy was...