Posts Tagged ‘Menupages’

By Mark Keane Madeleines are a classic little French cake, often served at Afternoon Tea. They are easy to make, look beautiful, and taste delicious. You will need to pick up specific Madeleine moulds but they are not expensive and well worth buying.    Lemon Madeleines All rights reserved Ingredients 4 medium...

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 Georgina O’Neill has always had a variety of pets in her life from a very young age. She loves animals, but has always found herself drawn to cats, finding them full of character. If asked, she would no doubt say a cat is her spirit animal, that’s how deep her affinity and affection for them goes. They...

Mussels cooked in chilli, garlic, tomato & white wine Ingredients 1 kg of Mussels 1 Chilli (seeds removed) 2 Cloves of Garlic 1 Medium Onion 300g Chopped Tomatoes (tinned are fine to use) 1 Teaspoon of chopped tarragon 1 Teaspoon chopped thyme 1 Teaspoon of smoked paprika 1 Teaspoon of sugar 1 Teaspoon sherry...

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....

We had the pleasure of of recently sitting down with Brendan Sheehan, star of ‘Shoebox Memories’ an Irish film produced by Plain Sailing Films and one of only ten films being shown at this year’s 10th Dingle Film Festival. My first food memory? One of my first food memories is my grandmothers cooking on the farm where...

By Mark Keane Noma and Rene Redzepi have had such a huge influence on world cuisine over the past few years. You’ve all seen menus extolling the fact they are using local and foraged ingredients, or seen pieces of samphire thrown onto fish dishes. Irish restaurants have also imitated the minimalistic design of their...

By Mark Keane The Oscars return this Sunday but sadly it’s another year mired in controversy as black actors are once again snubbed for nominations. If you’re going to join the likes of Spike Lee, Will and Jada Pinkett Smith by snubbing the event, then you won’t see host Chris Rock lambasting The Academy and its...