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About sycarroll

I'm a mild-mannered scientist by day and a food enthusiast by night. My idea for this blog was (with the assistance of my fantastic boyfriend, Fabian) to share some recipes of my own creation and other recipes that I have personally found to work out well and all going well, some posts on the great local food we have in Ireland.

Simple Chocolate Cake

Simple Chocolate Cake, you probability have everything at home to cook it! Continue reading

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Seafood Chowder

Seafood Chowder with Fish fillets mixes, Smoked Salmon, Prawn and Mussels. Continue reading

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Lemon and Passionfruit Cupcakes

I pretty sure I’ve confess my obsession with Foodgawker before. If I have few minute spare I usually flicking though the dessert section. One day I came across a Lemon and Passion Fruit cupcakes. I love Passion Fruit but never … Continue reading

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Champagne Macarons

Macarons are one of the favour thing to bake! I be honest I love traditionally French baking. There nothing like pull off as a difficult bake time and time again. My originally inspiration was a starry night sky, however I … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Crinkles

A few months ago I discovered foodgawker, what a amazing site/app. I’m so additive it not funny! It a really great platform to discover new recipes.  One the first receipts that caught my eye was crinkle cookies. I have never … Continue reading

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Prawn salad with orange, red onion and avocado

So when it come lunch I’m a bit for bread fiend, however lately I’ve been trying to eat less bread, so I’ve been on the looking out for tasty alternative to sandwiches. This salad is one recipe that I came … Continue reading

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Chocolate Fudge Cake with Spearmint Buttercream

July is always a busy time in year for me, my little sister birthday and my mum birthday are 7 day apart. This year as part of the her present I told her to pick out a pick and I … Continue reading

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Homemade Lasagne

There is nothing quite like classical Lasagne it is such an amazing dish. I just adore the combination of Bolognese and cheese sauce. I will not lie this is time consuming dish, definitely a weekend. The one in the supermarket just … Continue reading

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Carmel Squares

Carmel Squares are one of these universal thing that everyone loves! I think it is the combination of the crumbly biscuit base, chewy carmel and chocolate top, when in the right proportion really hit it off.  It also nice tidy, small … Continue reading

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Sweet Popcorn

Popcorn is one those snack that when it done right to lovely, and is so additive! It super easy to burn, 30 seconds too long and you will burn it. The Burnt popcorn really does tasty horrible. I discovered sweet … Continue reading

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