Thursday October 29, 2020

Home Cook: Put pesto to the testo

One of my favourite foods in season is wild garlic

4th May, 2014
Wild garlic pesto. Picture: Lilly Higgins

I recently attended a talk about the business of food at the West Waterford Festival of Food in Dungarvan where one of the standout observations came from Eileen Dunne, who runs the successful Dunne & Crescenzi restaurant company.

She told the audience that in Italy there are celebration days throughout the year when various fruit and vegetables come into season.

A day to celebrate the perfect fig, a feast for peaches and an entire village...

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