Archive for January, 2013

Spud Sunday: Potato Days Are Here Again

I might have missed National Potato Day in the U.K., but there are a number of potato days here in Ireland to look forward to


Last Of The Summer Marmalade

This is orange marmalade, just as my mother makes it


Spud Sunday: Hold The Horses

After the recent horse-meat-in-beef-burgers scandal, these homemade potato burgers seem a much safer bet


Spud Sunday: Lithuanian Spuds

Having found Lithuanian potatoes for sale, there was nothing else for it but to try them out


Spud Sunday: Poitín Old, Poitín New

The launch of a new poitín from the Teeling Whiskey Company signals a shiny new look for a spirit which sports a storied and mostly illicit past – that includes a recipe for same from my Da