Dee Laffan reflects on the restaurant and foodie highlights from across the year in Dublin. There is no doubt that the restaurant scene in Dublin continued to see a lot of growth in 2017 and there were certainly the tourist numbers to support it during the summer season with Ireland becoming a premier tourist destination. […]
It’s inevitable at this time of year to reflect on the past 12 months, to re-evaluate ideas and create new ambitions. It’s time for New Year resolutions. With their fingers on the pulse, chefs are our food trendsetters, but what are they looking at achieving themselves in 2018? By Dee Laffan.
Mike, as he likes to be called, is the type of chef whose passion for food exudes every discussion. A conversation with him is a learning curve and his cheery energy for his work is remarkable. With an appearance on The Great British Menu and the opening of M Bar and Grill in September, the […]
There has been a steady rise in the number of people dining out on Christmas Day and due to the increase in demand, there are now lots of options available on the big day. Dee Laffan takes a look at why this is happening and what kind of packages are on offer.
Dee Laffan reports from the final of the 2017 Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year. Seen as the most competitive culinary competition in Ireland for young chefs, the Euro-Toques Ireland Young Chef of the Year, presented by La Rousse Foods, is a highly sought after accolade to take home. Open to professional chefs under the age […]