Tag: Good Value

The Drink List – Recommended Wines

The Drink List – Recommended Wines

The Drink List Here is a list of my recommended wines and where they can be bought. Although not all are cheap, all of them are good value for the quality on offer and I have bought and tasted all of them. As my focus […]

Wine: Nausica, Nero D’Avola

Wine: Nausica, Nero D’Avola

Wine Features Since my first wine class at Ballymaloe Cookery School back in 2016 I was hooked. I had liked wine for a couple of years before that but had never really thought about it. I would buy a bottle, decide if I liked it […]

Review: The Fatted Calf, Athlone

Review: The Fatted Calf, Athlone

The Fatted Calf “Oh it’s lovely but make sure you book it……” my Mother is always full of restaurant recommendations whenever Ali and I head away for a few days. Sometimes her recommendations work out a treat but there have been a couple of occasions […]

Review: Rachel’s Garden Cafe

Review: Rachel’s Garden Cafe

Rachel’s Garden Cafe Leighlinbridge, Co. Carlow Today, Ali and myself headed off on a mini tour of Carlow taking in Carlow Town, Ballon, Leighlinbridge and Bagenalstown. On the way home we began to feel a little peckish and stopped off at the award winning Rachel’s Garden […]