Monthly Archives: April 2013

Chocolate Guinness Cake

I know what what your thinking, chocolate and stout. Weird combo! It’s not something you think of combining is it? Here in Ireland this is not a cake you seen often. I came across a recipe for this over Easter … Continue reading

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Shiu Ng Heung Gal (Oven Roasted Spiced Chicken)

A while back I got a copy the Complete Asian cookbook by Charmaine Solomon. This book literary has thousands of recipes. On a Friday evening I had been flicking though the China section not sure where to start when I … Continue reading

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Steamed Mussles with cider

One of the great thing about living in Ireland is the rich and diverse selection of seafood and fish. Particular in cork thanks to the English market. A quick lunch I like to cook is mussels ( I hate the … Continue reading

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