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Pop goes the flavour

Pop goes the flavour

This week, try your hand at these colourful recipes from three of the food producers taking part in Design Pop, Ireland’s first food and design festival, which takes place across Cork city from May 17 to 19. You can see the full line-up at designpop.ie.

Eggstra Sweet

Eggstra Sweet

Stock up on your seasonal sweet treats with Gillian Nelis’s picks of the best chocolates for Easter

For Mexican food lovers, 777 is the magic number

For Mexican food lovers, 777 is the magic number

Apparently tequila is having a moment. I say “apparently” because it doesn’t matter how hip it gets, or how many celebs are drinking it, or how many cool bars it’s popping up in – I won’t be drinking it.

Bite size

Bite size

Pint Of View

Pint Of View

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

California and the time of the wolf

California and the time of the wolf

Upon release, Opus One became the most expensive wine in the US: unsurprisingly so, given its origins as a team effort by Robert Mondavi and the Rothschilds

A little something for wine o’clock

A little something for wine o’clock

This week, try two dishes from chefs taking part in Spanish Wine Week, which runs from tomorrow until April 14: Sunil Ghai from Pickle’s tandoori cottage cheese, and Sandeep Singh from the Westbury’s roast gambas with chorizo

Fine dining to match the fine surrounds in an island castle

Fine dining to match the fine surrounds in an island castle

Wonderfully inventive cooking without undue formality

Wonderfully inventive cooking without undue formality

in Liath's unique, happy, buzzy space, you’ll eat some of the most interesting food currently being cooked on this island

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

Don’t sweat the sweet stuff

Don’t sweat the sweet stuff

Merlot is often derided for its sweetness and drinkability, but liking it should not be a moral issue

Put your culinary skills to the test

Put your culinary skills to the test

This week, Bryan McCarthy of Greenes in Cork city (greenesrestaurant.com) shares two elegant recipes that will suit home cooks who are keen to serve restaurant-standard food at home

101 Great Irish Restaurants 2019

101 Great Irish Restaurants 2019

Gillian Nelis, Tomás Clancy, Joe McNamee and Joris Minne on their favourite Irish restaurant experiences, from fine dining to great pub grub.

101 Great Irish Restaurants: Ulster

101 Great Irish Restaurants: Ulster