Gunternation http://www.gunternation.com Our life in Ireland Sat, 20 Jun 2015 17:34:16 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.6.2 Love in the Time of Carbohydrates http://www.gunternation.com/2015/02/love-in-the-time-of-carbohydrates/ http://www.gunternation.com/2015/02/love-in-the-time-of-carbohydrates/#comments Sat, 14 Feb 2015 23:52:38 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1807 flapjack for sustenance. It was Bill’s flapjack. He gave it to me because I had already eaten my flapjack days before–on Monday, one day after purchase–and had also eaten the last of the frosted mini wheats. It was a very Bill-like thing to do. Plus [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2015/02/love-in-the-time-of-carbohydrates/feed/ 1 Second thing: The Best Chef in the World http://www.gunternation.com/2014/12/second-thing-the-best-chef-in-the-world/ http://www.gunternation.com/2014/12/second-thing-the-best-chef-in-the-world/#respond Tue, 30 Dec 2014 17:19:52 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1802 Ballymaloe Literary Festival last May. His restaurant Noma is the best restaurant in the world. That and something [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2014/12/second-thing-the-best-chef-in-the-world/feed/ 0 First thing: Lingering at the Table http://www.gunternation.com/2014/12/first-thing-lingering-at-the-table/ http://www.gunternation.com/2014/12/first-thing-lingering-at-the-table/#comments Sat, 27 Dec 2014 16:23:55 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1797 http://www.gunternation.com/2014/12/first-thing-lingering-at-the-table/feed/ 7 Cooking at CrossCare http://www.gunternation.com/2014/08/cooking-at-crosscare/ http://www.gunternation.com/2014/08/cooking-at-crosscare/#comments Sat, 16 Aug 2014 18:47:22 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1785 An American in Ireland to volunteer [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2014/08/cooking-at-crosscare/feed/ 2 Never buy hummus again http://www.gunternation.com/2014/03/never-buy-hummus-again/ http://www.gunternation.com/2014/03/never-buy-hummus-again/#comments Sun, 09 Mar 2014 19:06:48 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1765 ten, in fact. Natalie Portman eats her own weight in hummus every day. But the most important reason to eat hummus is that it’s just damn delicious. Scoop it up with pita, spread it on a baguette, dip your carrot sticks in it, eat it [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2014/03/never-buy-hummus-again/feed/ 2 Slow Food Dublin Table Quiz http://www.gunternation.com/2013/07/slow-food-dublin-table-quiz/ http://www.gunternation.com/2013/07/slow-food-dublin-table-quiz/#respond Tue, 23 Jul 2013 23:46:33 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1740 It’s time again for the Slow Food Dublin annual table quiz. This year they’re supporting the Dublin Urban Farm, a fantastic project exploring new techniques for growing food in an urban setting. Do check out the website as they have a lot of pans in the fire: aquaponics, mushrooming, 160 different varieties of [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2013/07/slow-food-dublin-table-quiz/feed/ 0 Five Years On: God Bless Americans http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/five-years-on-god-bless-americans/ http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/five-years-on-god-bless-americans/#comments Sat, 16 Mar 2013 22:50:05 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1729 http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/five-years-on-god-bless-americans/feed/ 11 Five Years On: Taking the Bus http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/five-years-on-taking-the-bus/ http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/five-years-on-taking-the-bus/#comments Sat, 09 Mar 2013 23:46:16 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1700 http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/five-years-on-taking-the-bus/feed/ 6 Dining Out: The Pig’s Ear http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/dining-out-the-pigs-ear/ http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/dining-out-the-pigs-ear/#comments Sat, 02 Mar 2013 12:59:13 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1726 http://www.gunternation.com/2013/03/dining-out-the-pigs-ear/feed/ 4 Ballymaloe Transition Year Courses http://www.gunternation.com/2013/02/ballymaloe-transition-year-courses/ http://www.gunternation.com/2013/02/ballymaloe-transition-year-courses/#respond Tue, 19 Feb 2013 20:04:14 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1722 http://www.gunternation.com/2013/02/ballymaloe-transition-year-courses/feed/ 0