Pawel Grudzien every Wednesday

Beautiful music by Pawel Grudzien every wednesday at 10am     Pawe┼é is a classically trained pianist and composer. He currently studies jazz under a New York piano legend Dave Frank, himself a prominent student of Lennie Tristano. He explores many avenues and styles of piano performance, playing his own original pieces as well as… Continue reading Pawel Grudzien every Wednesday

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Peruvian Diaries II

Two days in Lima and I was already well informed on Peru’s wealth of potatoes, with estimated guesses ranging from 3000 – 5000 varieties and types. What’s an extra thousand when you get past a certain point? I made my way to Huancayo, a place famous for the humble spud, and also home to Peru’s… Continue reading Peruvian Diaries II

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mushy mushy

Mushroom season is insaaaaane this year. Porcinis up the ying yang!   These incredible beauties came from somewhere in Wicklow last week. You still need to be careful though if you are going out and picking your own…

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Finishing School Oct 22nd

Gill & MacMillan and LeCool have teamed up to present a series of launches of some really great new Irish publications.   We have the pleasure of hosting one on Tuesday Oct 22nd for Lousie Hodgson’s ‘New Thinking New Ireland’ and Pat Whelan’s ‘The Irish Beef Book’. We’ll be working with a couple of recipes… Continue reading Finishing School Oct 22nd

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Peruvian diaries

One of our beloved chefs Brenda, is on sabbatical in Peru at the moment and promised us some documentation while she was there. Her first email home stated that she hadn’t had time to write us anything yet…..but the email itself was just perfect ***** Hello from Lima!! No food blog yet I’m meeting some… Continue reading Peruvian diaries

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Susperregui’s Bordel

‘Il Bordel’ has been holding court above the stage for a couple of months now.   Sergio Susperregui┬áis an Argentinian artist who’s daughter sophia lives in Dublin. sergiosusperregui.com

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