Imen Mcdonnell

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Richard Stearn: head chef at Suesey Street in Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Richard Stearn Where and how do you plan to celebrate Christmas 2017? I’ll finish work at 7pm on Christmas Eve and then I plan on getting a flight to(...)

Mimi Pierson and one of the Crawford’s Farm herd of cows, near Cloughjordan, Co Tipperary, at a Lens & Larder photography workshop. Photograph: Aoife McElwain

“Crafts are a perfect expression of the Slow philosophy,” writes Carl Honoré in his book In Praise of Slow. In my own quest for a slower approach to l(...)

Fried chicken wings: They can be bathed in buttermilk, or spiced up Korean-style

For anyone intent on following developments in the US presidential election race, it’s going to be a long night ahead. Here are some recipes for TV s(...)

EAT WITHOUT COOKING: Food stylist and writer Sharon Hearne- Smith, rarely spotted without perfectly coiffed hair and an elegant retro-style dress, is (...)

Throughout Food Month we will have a daily “Guilty Pleasure” feature where well-known faces share their secret treats, from the delicious to t(...)

A few weeks ago I trekked up a weedy unpromising slope into a magical place. It’s the NCAD Community Garden where I met a philosopher composter. Al(...)

The Cereal Killer Cafe stall, which will be at this year's Electric Picnic

Since its inception, food has played an important role at the Electric Picnic. We can still remember munching on crepes stuffed with Brie, vegetabl(...)

 Learn from the best: Food stylist and writer Susan Spungen (left) and photographer and  writer Beth Kirby are travelling from the US to give a masterclass at Ballynahinch Castle in October

Capturing beauty If you’ve ever stared at a beautiful food image and wondered how that perfect composition was created, you can learn some of the(...)

Celebrating the announcement of the three-year sponsorship of the Ballymaloe Litfest by Kerrygold, with a cup of tea and some hot buttered scones, are festival directors Rory O’Connell and Darina Allen. The Kerrygold Ballymaloe LitFest takes place from May 16th-18th. Photograph: Marc O’Sullivan

The 2nd annual Ballymaloe Literary Festival of Food & Wine is to be sponsored for the next three years by Kerrygold. Kevin Lane, CEO (...)

Imen McDonell, whose film on Irish food, 'Small Green Fields', screens in Chicago today

Small Green Fields, a documentary short film on Irish food and farming, produced and directed by food writer Imen McDonnell, is one of five films b(...)