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Aoife’s Fantasy Festive Food & Wine Wishlist

It’s that time of year when everyone’s writing lists and checking them twice. My hairdresser has all her presents bought (well, 42 of them) and wrapped. I know: it’s not even December yet, for jeebus-jumpers sake! So, I’ve made a list too. My very own wishlist of what I would love to receive from family, friends or enemies looking to lure me into a false sense of security. I’ll admit that some of them are more realistic than others, but a girl can but dream. So, in no particular order, here follows my Fantasy Festive Food & Wine Wishlist (as it appeared in IMAGEdaily, only with links, and some pix in case my words don’t cut it for you)… Read the rest of this entry

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Defining Irish hospitality

Last night, the Restaurant Association of Ireland held its Irish Restaurant Awards in the Burlington to celebrate the very best restaurants, gastropubs, wine lists, chefs and service in the country. And fair play to all who picked up deserved accolades. … Read the rest of this entry

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EVENTS: For Food’s Sake II

We’ve locked down our theme and panel for the next For Food’s Sake discussion, to kick off at 7.30pm on Thursday 26 May in The Sugar Club, Leeson Street, Dublin 2 (doors at the earlier hour of 7pm, discussion kicking off at 7.30pm sharp), when we’ll be asking the question:

Are Irish restaurants up the swanny? Read the rest of this entry

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