The Secret to Seriously Smooth Hummus

The Secret to Seriously Smooth Hummus

They’re not called Bloke Peas for a good reason. Chickpeas are puffed with feline-friendly compounds. There’s magnesium, a mineral many of us crave once a month when we become a crazed version of a slightly-less-bonkers self. Magnesium has the magnificent ability to relieve cramps by helping our blood vessels relax. Good news for headaches and […]

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 […]