The Best Nectarine Ice-Cream

To me, this ice-cream screams Summer. It is the definition of indulgence on a hot August day which just happen to be in abundance this Summer, to my utter delight. Honestly, hot Summers have been far and few between in Ireland over the past few years. I often find myself diving in front of the […]

Seasonal Rhubarb Crumble with an Organic Madagascan Vanilla and Orange Syrup

Rhubarb. Seasonality at its best. I literally jump at the opportunity to cook with rhubarb once it comes into season. Rhubarb season runs from April to September. There is nothing quite like cooking with seasonal produce. I sometimes question my cooking with ingredients which are not in season. They simply do not possess the depth […]

Lemon Meringue Pie

Who doesn’t love lemon meringue pie? It’s zesty, it’s sweet, it’s zingy, it’s wonderful and it’s smile-inducing. And probably diabetes-inducing if you eat more than one slice. Which I did. I ate waaaay more than one slice. But who can blame me? I love meringue, it’s just lovely. It’s so light and fluffy. Lemon curd […]

Heavenly Cannoli Cheesecake

I think it’s the texture of cheesecake that gets me every time. The smooth, stick-to-the-roof-of-your-mouth texture with the crumbly biscuit base goodness. Whenever I go out to a restaurant for a meal, I often see a cheeseboard that is provided for those of you without a sweet tooth (glare!). I personally, would never in my […]

Tangy Lemon Cupcakes

Lemons remind me of Summer. It’s probably the brilliant, vibrant, yellow colour of their zesty skins. I love them and I absolutely love incorporating them into cooking. Lemons are so versatile. They can be the centre of a sweet or savoury dish. They’re just fantastic. Whether they’re used in the making of a lemon cream […]