Kevin Aherne

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Hilary O’Hagan Brennan, executive chef at 3fe and co-founder of Athrú

A planned protest at the absence of women chefs on the panel selected to cook at the annual Restaurants Association of Ireland awards dinner in Dublin(...)

Finbarr Higgins, executive chef at the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road,   will be on canapé duty at the 9th annual Irish Restaurant Awards.

Five well-known Irish chefs face one of the most daunting challenges of their careers when they report for duty at the Clayton Hotel on Burlington Roa(...)

Tetyana Vysochan, breakfast chef; Tom Flavin, executive chef and Janet McNamara, pastry chef, perfecting their flipping action at the Limerick Strand hotel. Photograph: Alan Place

If Pancake Tuesday doesn’t bring out the flip side to your personality, and you prefer to let someone else create your fluffy stack, crisp crepe or gl(...)

__________ Family hotels __________ 1 Woodlands House Hotel, Co Limerick  The Fitzgerald family have been welcoming guests to the(...)

Tannery Restaurant

And so it dawns. Welcome to the maddest week in restaurants, to be followed swiftly by the deadest week. If you woke up this morning a lost soul with(...)

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(...)

Stephen Gibson of Pichet restaurant will be cooking the main course for 800 diners at the RAI Irish Restaurant Awards

Sometimes chefs get a call to cook for royalty, for stars of the big screen, for key influencers, and this recognition of their talent is a career def(...)

Restaurant of the year: Harry’s Restaurant and Bar in Inishowen, Co Donegal

Of all the bare-bricked and filament-bulbed gin joints in all the world – I’ve walked into more than my fair share in 2014. It was the year that Ir(...)

The chef: Kevin Aherne, Sage, Midleton I first bump into Kevin Aherne at Midleton Farmers’ market, a kind of Irish food producers’ walking, tal(...)

Pity the poor bronze boy in Midleton. He’s being chased across the grass in the east Cork town by furious bronze geese, his shirt tail gripped forever(...)