Category Archives: Ireland

Apple Fritters and Gooseberries

Dear Friends,
It’s been a while. Frankly, I thought you needed a break, but like lots of other annoying things in life, I’m back. I won’t recap the last six months because it’s early in the day and I don’t want … Continue reading

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From Ireland to Boston

Fishing Boats in Dingle
Written earlier this week
My great Irish adventure comes to a close at the end of this week. What an experience it has been! I’ve had a lot of fun, met a of very warm and welcoming folks. … Continue reading

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Monday Cooking Demonstration at Ballymaloe and some warm thoughts for Boston….

Darina Allen- Balllymaloe Cookery School
There was a little hint of Spring today in Shanagarry. In the planters outside the front door at Ballymaloe, there are dafodiles bloomming and other spring bulbs about to bloom. God bless them because as an … Continue reading

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Ballymaloe Cookery School – week three

 
Today’s demonstration at Ballymaloe was centered around roast beef, and beef and lamb braises. Above is Rory O’Connell who is one of the three celebrity chefs that do the daily cooking demonstrations. As an intern, I am occasionally in the … Continue reading

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