Saturday July 5th, The Hay Festival (sold out)

Saturday July 5th, The Hay Festival (sold out)

Can I share some of my recipes from The Extra Virgin Kitchen with you in Kells? I’m plotting to seduce Jeremy Paxman, so will probably opt for something seriously chocolatey. And spicy.   SOLD OUT SORRY! 12:30 The Hay Festival Kells, Co.Meath, Ireland  €6 You can purchase tickets online here, and check out who else […]

BBQ-Flavoured Sweet Potato Fries

BBQ-Flavoured Sweet Potato Fries

Chilli peppers can sting lips to a sumptuous pout without the price tag of cosmetic surgery. Groovy, eh? I guess nettles could too but I’m not willing to find out. Given that chillis also help raise blood pressure, it’s the perfect ingredient to have up your sleeve on a date. (Careful not to take me […]

jaggery crumbed cacao squares

jaggery crumbed cacao squares

Fuel for the Junior and Leaving Certers The sun typically comes out when the junior and leaving cert starts in Ireland. Bummer. These crumbed cacao squares should help make it up to them. Stuffed with plant-based omega-3s, think of them as brain fertilisers. Have you noticed that walnuts resemble one of the most important organs […]

Sunday June 22, talk & demo 1pm (sold out)

Sunday June 22, talk & demo 1pm (sold out)

I’ll be sharing a great big virtuous tart with guests at this year’s Dalkey Book Festival. Free from wheat, gluten, cane sugar, and animal products, the locals will want to rub your halo. Select Health Food Store is only  2 minutes away, where they will be stocking my cookbook and a platoon of fabulous organic […]

Mojo Rojo & Courgetti

Mojo Rojo & Courgetti

Known as Mother Nature’s sting, chilli peppers are electrifyingly hot. And devious. Eating them will rev up your metabolism, heart rate, body temperature and mood for Barry White. Legend tells us that the great Aztec emperor Montezuma necked a chilli chocolate drink in preparation for visits to his lady friends. There could be something in […]