Category Archives: Baking

Irish Porter Cake for Nollaig na mBan

I love Nollaig na mBan. Mary Robinson dignified it when she visited the Womens’ Prison in Mountjoy Jail as the first public engagement of her Presidency on January 6th 1991. Every year, women get together all over Ireland, especially along … Continue reading

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A gift that blesseth him that gives and him that takes

Our house has been an olfactory delight over the past few weeks, and particularly this week as all our wild geese have returned for Christmas. Cranberry and Orange sauce, Mulling Syrup, Gingerbread Men for the Christmas Tree and Clove Studded … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Pancakes

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Eat Only Irish for a Week- begins tomorrow, Monday 9th May 2011. At first, the mind boggles- how could you possibly manage? On further consideration, it’s only two generations since all our people (with the exception of the wealthier ones) … Continue reading

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