Pharmacist and wine maker Róisín Curley
Wine, women . . . and Mayo

Róisín Curley is a pharmacist, working in the family business in Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo. At the same time, she makes her own wines in Burgundy, one of t(...)

The Kerrygold Ballymaloe Literary Festival of Food & Wine runs from May 20th-22nd. Illustration: Lydia Hugh Jones

A galaxy of culinary stars will descend on Co Cork next weekend to do cooking demos, talk about their books, give opinions on a range of food and dri(...)

Léonie Ferguson has built a business based on her childhood recipe for chocolate biscuit cake

BLENDED EATING Memoir cookbooks are often the most successful in the food genre. Sumayya Usmani’s recently published Summers Under the Tamarind Tre(...)

Tickets went on sale today for the fourth Kerrygold Ballymaloe Literary Festival of Food and Wine which takes place in May. Photograph: Joleen Cronin

Tickets for the fourth annual Kerrygold Ballymaloe Literary Festival of Food and Wine (May 20th-22nd) went on sale today at noon, and within an hour s(...)

The line-up for the third Ballymaloe Litfest is as impressive as ever, with 17 writers, producers and experts from Ireland and around the globe. Su(...)