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Clunky, chaotic and anything but Clean

Clunky, chaotic and anything but Clean

Reviewed this week: Clean Break RTE One; Fargo Channel 4; The Meaning of Life RTE One; Disclosure: Ireland’s Screen Slaves TV3

Recipes that reach the heights

Recipes that reach the heights

This week, Róisín Corrigan, a ski chalet chef with the Irish company Highlife, has three comforting recipes perfect for colder nights.

States of Bliss

States of Bliss

Whether you’re looking for Alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing or snowshoeing the resorts aim to please.

All the way up to Eleven

All the way up to Eleven

Chalet Pèlerin combines the best of French snow conditions and luxury accommodation with exceptional service

Albums

Albums

Reviewed: EL VY, Mogwai, Half Moon Run, Bryan Adams, Bill Ryder-Jones

Future shock

Future shock

At 75, Margaret Atwood is embracing the newest technologies and media to make sure her work reaches the largest possible audience

Pint of view

Pint of view

Despite the high alcohol level, it is a gentle drink and a strong-tasting brew that won’t be overpowered

25 toasty treats

25 toasty treats

Drinking wine in the cold months brings many advantages. This week, we list 25 of our top warming wines for winter

Guilty Pleasures

Guilty Pleasures

Treat yourself with cowshed hand wash and cream or some thickening treatment shampoo

Fresh work from an old hand chills the blood

Fresh work from an old hand chills the blood

Jackson’s voice and preoccupations have never wavered, no matter what she is writing about

Catering for the gourmet skier

Catering for the gourmet skier

Foodie skiers are spoiled for choice as more and more resorts provide culinary events to complement the physical exertions

Much derring-do from the king of the airport thrillers

Much derring-do from the king of the airport thrillers

While the Outsider contains more dramatic incidents than some of his bestselling thrillers, Forsyth insists it is not an autobiography

Kissinger as philosophical idealist? Perhaps not

Kissinger as philosophical idealist? Perhaps not

Any biography of Kissinger ought to be compelling. That it’s not is rather disappointing

A convincing retread of Stieg Larsson’s hallowed steps

A convincing retread of Stieg Larsson’s hallowed steps

David Lagercrantz is the latest writer to inhabit the characters of a literary forebear, in this case the work of Stieg Larsson

Balmain boost  for H&M

Balmain boost for H&M

Balmain's collaboration with H&M is living up to the hype with sharp new looks for men and women