Category Archives: Food and Drink

Feckin Irish Whiskey

Feckin Irish Whiskey - I never knew it existed but I've often heard it said!! It is brewed in County Louth (where there is a village called Termonfeckin but I don't think there is a link) by Cooley Distillery,the only independent Irish-owned whiskey distillery in Ireland. It has won a number of awards since it's…
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Baileys Cream

If you really like the taste of Baileys Irish Cream Liquer, did you know that you can eat it as well!! Okay that's a little exaggerated but you can buy whipped cream from Avonmore and spoon it over you favourite desert or cakes and it's delicious. It contains 4.5% Baileys Irish Cream so then I…
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Irish Stew

Irish stew is a celebrated Irish dish, yet its composition is a matter of dispute. Purists maintain that the only acceptable and traditional ingredients are neck mutton chops or kid, potatoes, onions, and water. Others would add such items as carrots, turnips, and pearl barley; but the purists maintain that they spoil the true flavour…
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Irish Wholemeal Bread

[caption id="attachment_2887" align="alignnone" width="300"] Irish Brown Bread[/caption] Brown bread is enjoyed in most homes throughout Ireland and it's something that all mothers seem to be able to cook often passing on variations of the recipe. The following is a traditional Irish brown bread recipe for you to enjoy. You can add nuts, wheatgerm, porridge oats…
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