Morelands Grill – Dublin

I was kindly invited along to the launch of the new Morelands Grill on Westmoreland street. It's actually beside/part of the Westin hotel but also serves as its own entity rather than simply being another hotel restaurant. It has its own separate entrance which highlights that point. Inside is tastefully decorated but since I was [...]

By | 2017-06-12T13:31:56+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Food, Restaurants, Review|0 Comments

Indus Spice – A little Piece of Bollywood in Stillorgan

I was invited along to Indus Spice in Stillorgan on Tuesday by Love Belfast. Yeah, that sounded a little odd to me at first too but here's how it happened. The first Irish curry awards were actually hosted in Belfast last month and Indus Spice won the Best Newcomer at the awards. Love Belfast were involved and [...]

By | 2016-11-10T15:53:16+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Food, Review|0 Comments

The Rolling Vineyards of Saint-Émilion

We left San Sebastian on a wet and miserable Monday morning. It was even a little chilly due to the rain. I had high hopes for the Bordeaux region of France which is known for its sunshine. Originally, we were supposed to stay for 2 nights in Bordeaux city itself and were going to visit [...]

By | 2016-10-03T10:19:30+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Food, Uncategorized, Wine|0 Comments

Avoiding Pointless Pintxos in San Sebastian

Walking around the streets of the old town in San Sebastian, you can't help but wonder about the whole pintxo thing. They are everywhere, almost every bar is packed full of plates of random pieces of food.  A pintxo is sort of like a bigger version of tapas and is often sitting atop a piece of bread, pierced [...]

By | 2016-09-28T11:58:43+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Food, Uncategorized|0 Comments