Posts Tagged ‘Chocolate’

Some of us have been itching to put up the Christmas decorations since the 1st of November! Even if you’d rather not think about all of that for another few weeks, you can’t deny that winter is the time to indulge ourselves in wholesome, warming food and drink. The weather forecast has predicted that this year,...

You’ll Need Vegan margarine, for greasing 300g plain flour 50g cocoa powder 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda ½ tsp salt 300g granulated sugar 375 ml soya milk 125 ml vegetable oil 7 tbsp seedless raspberry jam 1 tsp vanilla extract For the icing 40ml soya milk 85gvegan dark chocolate (broken into small...

By Mark Keane No resting on our laurels here at Menupages. This St. Patrick’s Bite-Sized news of the week has beer and cocktail recommendations and gives a whole new meaning to the phrase “Don’t piss in my cornflakes”!   Porterhouse Chocolate Truffle Stout All rights reserved Chocolate lovers can rejoice as Porterhouse has...

By Mark Keane The fine folks at Teeling Whiskey Distillery have something special planned for March 19th to coincide with St. Patrick’s Day. They will be hosting an even bigger version of their previous and hugely successful Christmas craft fair. It will showcase the best and brightest Irish artisan producers,...

By Mark Keane You have to admire Conor McGregor’s chutzpah, like Icarus, he flew too high only to come crashing back down to earth. When you’re knocking everybody out in 1 round and then defeating the former pound-for-pound king in 13 seconds, it’s easy to believe you’re invincible and that you’re meteoric rise will...

By Mark Keane Conor McGregor, the kingpin of the UFC’s 145lb division, was set to make history on March 5th as he prepared to fight the 155lb Lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos in an attempt to become the first dual-weight UFC champion. A recurring theme for The Notorious is the fact that his opponents have had to...

By Mark Keane Mr. T pity’s the fool that doesn’t treat his/her mother right. He put into words what exactly Mother’s Day is about. Mr. T wanted people to know there is no other, like mother, so treat her right. Always love and take care of her as you only get one. This Mother’s Day we’ve come up with a selection of...

By Mark Keane Another week another Bite Sized news!   Conor McGregor 13 Seconds Porter All rights reserved As you’re no doubt aware, Conor McGregor is fighting this weekend at UFC 196 in Las Vegas against Stockton native Nate Diaz. The fight promises to be special, filled with trash talking and non-stop action. For UFC...

By Mark Keane How are you celebrating Easter this year? If you’re first thought was that you were going to take it easy, pick up an Easter egg from your local Tesco, and sit yourself in front of the TV with your other half, then we’re here to tell you to step your game up! Carton House in Kildare is one of Ireland’s...

By Mark Keane The Oscars is known for its opulence. You have the crème de la crème of Hollywood attending each year, one big sexy famous get together. Oscar nominees get goodie bags worth $200,000 which consists of plastic surgery, a luxury trip to Japan with private security, and strangely enough an electric bicycle....