Friday April 3, 2020

Appetite for distraction

Desserts come and go, many of them evoking sweet memories – but none so much as the delicious, sophisticated and, yes, glamorous Viennetta

25th August, 2019
This means plenty to me: ohhh, Viennetta

I’ve bought two HB Viennettas in the past week. I’ve gone years without even thinking about them and now I’ve bought two in the past week. If you’re as online as I am, or online at all really, you will have seen a viral video “from the Viennetta factory” doing the rounds. These videos have been on YouTube for as long as the site’s been in business....

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

On International Women’s Day, Dr Caroline West tackles a strangely taboo subject – periods – and looks at why less secrecy and shame, and more chat and education, are better for everybody

Caroline West | 3 weeks ago

Poor Sad Childless Jen is over. All hail Hot Happy Childfree Jen, in possession of a brand-new Sag award and the undying love of her famous ex

Emer McLysaght | 2 months ago

When Peter McGovern heard the CCJ being described as a colosseum, he knew he had succeeded

Rosanna Cooney | 2 months ago