Gunternation » food Our life in Ireland Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:15:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Savour Kilkenny Food Camp: The Story Continues Mon, 31 Oct 2011 20:27:36 +0000 2 Stories from the Dinglefest Sun, 16 Oct 2011 23:23:58 +0000 Cloudberry [...]]]> 3 Gone Fishing Sun, 09 Oct 2011 22:06:53 +0000 Dingle Food and Wine Festival. (So much about that sentence makes me happy.) On Sunday morning we were invited to join some fellow foodies on a fishing trip, so six of us found ourselves gathered in the marina on a foggy morning. We were uncertain. [...]]]> 5 Our Veg Guy Sat, 17 Sep 2011 04:20:59 +0000 Red Stables Market in St. Anne’s park every Saturday. [...]]]> 6 Cake Kismet Wed, 31 Aug 2011 21:53:36 +0000 recent foodie field trip to Eastern Seaboard we met Caryna of Caryna’s Cakes. In the chitchat over our calamari and [...]]]> 8 Frito Pie, followed by a Fit of Genius Wed, 10 Aug 2011 22:41:14 +0000 8 Panzanella with feta and olives Wed, 29 Jun 2011 22:58:40 +0000 My apologies for the crappy photo–I had already tasted the salad and couldn’t take the time out from eating for a proper photo. Man, is this good. Panzanella is a Tuscan salad of bread and tomatoes. It’s a great use for stale bread, and tonight I happened to have some stale homemade wholemeal [...]]]> 1 Along the Tapas Trail Fri, 17 Jun 2011 12:19:13 +0000 2 Sopes with Dublin Bay prawns Wed, 04 May 2011 17:00:49 +0000 Howth Prawn Festival without buying some prawns so we picked up a pound at Nicky’s Plaice. Also, we needed to satisfy a craving for sopes.  First, the roasted tomato salsa. I grilled five medium tomatoes, one halved and peeled red onion and [...]]]> 6 Fabulous and Sun-sational in Howth Mon, 02 May 2011 15:58:21 +0000 Ireland on a sunny day. You can’t beat it. We had several glorious days in April. The kind that inspire the Irish to strip down to their tank tops and go in search of a sun trap. One such glorious Saturday,  Bill and I spent the morning in Howth (not wearing tank tops) on [...]]]> 3