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Eatyard Wine and Cheese Festival

Eatyard Wine and Cheese Festival

Last Sunday, we took the bus to The Big Smoke to attend the Eatyard Wine and Cheese Festival at The Iveagh Gardens. This was the second year of the festival but the first in this much larger setting. We arrived early and stood at the […]

Observations from a Weekend in London

Observations from a Weekend in London

London Last weekend, we took the short hop over to London to attend Fearne Cotton’s Happy Place Festival in Chiswick House and Gardens. We stayed with good friends’ Aoife and Ben in Hackney and had a lovely weekend eating great food, drinking wine, chatting and […]

Review: La Dispensa di Aquatio, Matera, Italy

Review: La Dispensa di Aquatio, Matera, Italy

La Dispensa di Aquatio We aren’t long back from our honeymoon. For this trip, we decided that instead of going to one place, we would rent a car and have a little Southern Italian adventure. We started in Naples airport, making our way across to […]

The Shared Table – Pop-Up Restaurant

The Shared Table – Pop-Up Restaurant

The Shared Table Pop-Up In association with June Fest Newbridge, I’ll be hosting two events at the start of June before we head off on honeymoon. On the evening of June 3rd (bank holiday Monday) join us in Ubh Cafe on George’s St. Newbridge for […]

Winetavern Farm

Winetavern Farm

Winetavern Farm, Co. Wicklow “I was just mad about pigs!” Dermot Allen’s passion is infectious. He’s a big character, full of stories and chat but behind it all is an evident love for what he is doing. Not that he’s been doing it for very […]

February Pop-Up at Ubh – A Summary

February Pop-Up at Ubh – A Summary

Pop-Up @ Ubh, February 2019 Following on from successful Pop-Up’s last year, I took over Ubh Café for the latest Kinneagh Kitchen Pop-Up Restaurant on Saturday last. We served a full house a three course meal in the intimate café in the centre of Newbridge. […]

Pop-Up Restaurant at Ubh, 16th of February

Pop-Up Restaurant at Ubh, 16th of February

Pop-Up Restaurant at Ubh The next Kinneagh Kitchen Pop-Up Restaurant will take place at Ubh on George’s Street, Newbridge on Saturday 16th of February. We will serve a three course menu (see below) followed by a cup of Ubh’s House Roasted Coffee or Barry’s Loose […]

2018 – A Year in Pictures

2018 – A Year in Pictures

2018 – A Year in Pictures A year can be difficult to sum up. It is a vast amount of time to look back on and invariably, certain things will stand out in your memory. Here’s how it went for me: Bringing in the New […]

My Favourite Cookbooks Pt. 1 – Darina Allen’s Ballymaloe Cookery Course

My Favourite Cookbooks Pt. 1 – Darina Allen’s Ballymaloe Cookery Course

I’ve been toying with the idea of writing about my favourite cookbooks for quite awhile now. I attempted it back in 2015 but wasn’t happy with the results and so pulled the post after a few weeks. I don’t want to review any books, just […]

The Kinneagh Kitchen Christmas

The Kinneagh Kitchen Christmas

The Kinneagh Kitchen Christmas Christmas, my favourite time of year. I love it all – the build up, the presents, the music, the lights, the family time and of course, the food. Christmas dinner is a real celebration – a time to go all out […]