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# food - Friday 8 December, 2017

Do you make an effort to buy Irish food?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Do you make an effort to buy Irish food?

Dec 8th 2017, 12:49 PM 15,063 Views 46 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# food - Thursday 7 December, 2017

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November

Dec 7th 2017, 12:00 PM 59,978 Views 22 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland served closure orders on three outlets affected by rodent infestation.

# food - Monday 27 November, 2017

First shipment of food aid in weeks docks at rebel controlled port in Yemen as country faces famine
# Food Aid
# Food Aid

First shipment of food aid in weeks docks at rebel controlled port in Yemen as country faces famine

Nov 27th 2017, 6:56 AM 5,574 Views 10 Comments

The country is facing a serious famine due to an ongoing civil war.

# food - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Fancy something different for lunch tomorrow? Try this simple meal you can make in your office
# Healthy Eating
# Healthy Eating

Fancy something different for lunch tomorrow? Try this simple meal you can make in your office

Nov 12th 2017, 6:30 PM 26,561 Views 44 Comments

Roz Purcell showed us a recipe from her new book Half Hour Hero.

# food - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Being overweight or obese is 'major health problem', particularly among children from low-income families
# Growing Up In Ireland
# Growing Up In Ireland

Being overweight or obese is 'major health problem', particularly among children from low-income families

Nov 7th 2017, 6:05 AM 12,050 Views 34 Comments

A study has also found that boys are more likely than girls to find school difficult.

# food - Friday 27 October, 2017

30 Irish pubs feature in Michelin's newest eating out guide
# Fine Food
# Fine Food

30 Irish pubs feature in Michelin's newest eating out guide

Oct 27th 2017, 11:09 AM 38,854 Views 18 Comments

The Bull and Ram in Co Down is the only pub to make its first appearance on the guide.

# food - Monday 9 October, 2017

Half of closure orders issued last month were due to evidence of pest infestations
# Cafes And Restaurants
# Cafes And Restaurants

Half of closure orders issued last month were due to evidence of pest infestations

Oct 9th 2017, 12:55 PM 38,054 Views 13 Comments

Five food businesses were closed in September due to evidence of rat, mice or cockroach infestations.

# food - Monday 2 October, 2017

This bar in Clare is the first Irish pub to be given a Michelin Star - here's a look at the grub
# Nom Nom
From The Daily Edge
# Nom Nom

This bar in Clare is the first Irish pub to be given a Michelin Star - here's a look at the grub

Oct 2nd 2017, 6:05 PM 8,528 Views 1 Comment

The Wild Honey Inn was praised for its ‘robust and confident’ cooking. Mmm.

A Lisdoonvarna inn becomes the first pub in Ireland to win a Michelin Star
# Good Pub Grub
# Good Pub Grub

A Lisdoonvarna inn becomes the first pub in Ireland to win a Michelin Star

Oct 2nd 2017, 3:08 PM 24,463 Views 18 Comments

The Wild Honey Inn became the 11th eatery in Ireland to receive the coveted award.

# food - Friday 29 September, 2017

Germany on alert after blackmailer threatens to poison food
# Alert
# Alert

Germany on alert after blackmailer threatens to poison food

Sep 29th 2017, 6:23 PM 22,518 Views 9 Comments

To press the demand, the blackmailer poisoned five baby food products.

# food - Friday 22 September, 2017

Heading to a Culture Night event this evening? Here's your guide to the best food around
# Culture Vultures
# Culture Vultures

Heading to a Culture Night event this evening? Here's your guide to the best food around

Sep 22nd 2017, 6:20 AM 16,571 Views 0 Comments

Tonight is the night.

# food - Monday 4 September, 2017

Poll: Are you a picky eater?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Are you a picky eater?

Sep 4th 2017, 12:45 PM 20,598 Views 44 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

Got questions about how to feed your child healthy food? Let us put them to an expert
# Facebook Live
# Facebook Live

Got questions about how to feed your child healthy food? Let us put them to an expert

Sep 4th 2017, 8:20 AM 13,337 Views 29 Comments

We’ll be chatting to Dr Eva Orsmond live about her new show, Ireland’s Health Divide – and we want to put your questions to her.

# food - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Happy Pear revenue has increased by 40% this year
# Happy Pair
# Happy Pair

Happy Pear revenue has increased by 40% this year

Aug 29th 2017, 6:28 PM 33,829 Views 36 Comments

The business, run by twin brothers David and Stephen Flynn, employs 170 people.

# food - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

The Mediterranean diet only has heart benefits for the well-off, says study
# The Food Pyramid
# The Food Pyramid

The Mediterranean diet only has heart benefits for the well-off, says study

Aug 1st 2017, 6:30 AM 20,183 Views 12 Comments

The researchers have concluded that the quality of the food may be as important as the frequency in which it’s eaten.

# food - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Poll: Have you ever told a restaurant you have a food allergy when you don't?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Have you ever told a restaurant you have a food allergy when you don't?

Jul 26th 2017, 12:49 PM 22,326 Views 87 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# food - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Ireland's only two star Michelin restaurant served up record profits last year
# Patrick Guilbaud
# Patrick Guilbaud

Ireland's only two star Michelin restaurant served up record profits last year

Jul 5th 2017, 7:40 AM 33,444 Views 29 Comments

Profits at Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud topped €770,000.

Cheaper food, but higher rent: Living wage increases to €11.70 an hour
# It All Adds Up
# It All Adds Up

Cheaper food, but higher rent: Living wage increases to €11.70 an hour

Jul 5th 2017, 6:20 AM 20,786 Views 37 Comments

The current housing crisis has been the main driver of the increased wage rate.

# food - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Seven food businesses were served enforcement orders last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Seven food businesses were served enforcement orders last month

Jul 4th 2017, 4:53 PM 32,059 Views 19 Comments

The FSAI does not expand on the reasons the orders were issued.

# food - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Lidl recalls vegetarian mince due to possible presence of bits of plastic
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Lidl recalls vegetarian mince due to possible presence of bits of plastic

Jun 29th 2017, 10:38 PM 8,549 Views 20 Comments

On Tuesday, mince was recalled from Aldi for the same reason.

# food - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

17 nice treats available in Ireland for people who don't eat dairy
# Food
From The Daily Edge
# Food

17 nice treats available in Ireland for people who don't eat dairy

Jun 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 22,981 Views 1 Comment

Plenty of options for the vegans too.

# food - Monday 12 June, 2017

Obesity 'epidemic' affects one in 10 people worldwide - study
# Worrying Trend
# Worrying Trend

Obesity 'epidemic' affects one in 10 people worldwide - study

Jun 12th 2017, 10:30 PM 13,970 Views 40 Comments

Researchers said there was a worrying rise in the number of obese children across the world.

# food - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'The days of the ham sandwich are gone': How Boojum is popularising the burrito
# Taste Of Success
# Taste Of Success

'The days of the ham sandwich are gone': How Boojum is popularising the burrito

Jun 3rd 2017, 8:00 AM 23,614 Views 35 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile burrito chain Boojum.

# food - Saturday 27 May, 2017

These are the Irish brands most likely to be in your shopping trolley
# Shopping
# Shopping

These are the Irish brands most likely to be in your shopping trolley

May 27th 2017, 10:00 AM 26,784 Views 31 Comments

According to a global Kantar Worldpanel survey.

# food - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Here are the winners and runners-up from the 'All-Ireland of Restaurants'
# Bon Appetit
# Bon Appetit

Here are the winners and runners-up from the 'All-Ireland of Restaurants'

May 9th 2017, 8:45 AM 54,211 Views 7 Comments

They might give you some summer dining ideas.

# food - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Here's how a top chef plates their food
# Feast Your Eyes
# Feast Your Eyes

Here's how a top chef plates their food

Apr 16th 2017, 8:00 PM 23,602 Views 11 Comments

“Just keep it simple.”

# food - Friday 14 April, 2017

Trump's private country club cited for food safety violations
# Mar-a-lago
# Mar-a-lago

Trump's private country club cited for food safety violations

Apr 14th 2017, 2:55 PM 11,526 Views 23 Comments

It costs $200,000 to join Mar-a-Lago and recent VIP guests have included the leaders of Japan and China.

# food - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

"Registering 'snackbox' was a step too far": Supermac's takes on McDonald's Big Mac
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

"Registering 'snackbox' was a step too far": Supermac's takes on McDonald's Big Mac

Apr 12th 2017, 10:30 PM 58,133 Views 112 Comments

Supermac’s has asked the EU to cancel McDonald’s trademark on the name Big Mac in an ongoing war between the fast-food chains.

'Fast, healthy food' outlet Chopped announces UK expansion, 430 new jobs
# Jobs Watch
# Jobs Watch

'Fast, healthy food' outlet Chopped announces UK expansion, 430 new jobs

Apr 12th 2017, 7:21 AM 18,525 Views 31 Comments

There’ll be over 300 jobs in Ireland and 110 in the UK, it’s planned.

# food - Monday 10 April, 2017

Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant
# Gold Coast
# Gold Coast

Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant

Apr 10th 2017, 10:13 AM 60,202 Views 0 Comments

Police were towed to the man on the back of jet-skis.

# food - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Dinner at the 'world's best restaurant' will set you back $295 per head (and that's just for the food)
# Eleven Madison Park
# Eleven Madison Park

Dinner at the 'world's best restaurant' will set you back $295 per head (and that's just for the food)

Apr 5th 2017, 10:40 PM 26,512 Views 34 Comments

Eleven Madison Park was crowned 2017′s winner of the annual World’s 50 Best Restaurants.

# food - Saturday 1 April, 2017

What does a 'closure order' mean for a restaurant?
# Food For Thought
# Food For Thought

What does a 'closure order' mean for a restaurant?

Apr 1st 2017, 10:00 PM 26,422 Views 30 Comments

“There you are, you’ve worked your whole life to build a business and it’s all over the papers and internet that you don’t look after your food.”

Domini Kemp: 'Be honest - if your business isn't working, pull the plug'
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Domini Kemp: 'Be honest - if your business isn't working, pull the plug'

Apr 1st 2017, 6:30 PM 333 Views 2 Comments

Entrepreneur and chef Domini Kemp delivers a masterclass in making it in the food industry.

# food - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Questions raised over how schools are chosen for government meals scheme
# Breakfast Time
# Breakfast Time

Questions raised over how schools are chosen for government meals scheme

Mar 28th 2017, 6:05 AM 15,115 Views 16 Comments

A Sinn Féin TD says that although the announcement is welcome, the DEIS scheme is a blunt tool to identify disadvantage.

# food - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'One million tonnes of food are wasted in Ireland each year, people know that's wrong'
# Social Entrepreneurs
# Social Entrepreneurs

'One million tonnes of food are wasted in Ireland each year, people know that's wrong'

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:15 AM 11,729 Views 22 Comments

FoodCloud, an organisation helping to combat this, has gone from strength to strength in the last five years.

# food - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Meet the man behind some of Dublin's trendiest restaurants who doesn't want a Michelin star
# Super Mr Farrell
# Super Mr Farrell

Meet the man behind some of Dublin's trendiest restaurants who doesn't want a Michelin star

Mar 11th 2017, 6:31 PM 42,596 Views 11 Comments

Dillinger’s owner John Farrell plans to open two new restaurants before the year is out.

National food shortage sends thousands of starving Venezuelans to root through bins
# Economic Crisis
# Economic Crisis

National food shortage sends thousands of starving Venezuelans to root through bins

Mar 11th 2017, 7:30 AM 12,101 Views 61 Comments

Inflation and food shortages have been getting worse and worse in the country.

# food - Thursday 9 March, 2017

11 tweets that sum up Ireland's relationship with Ballymaloe relish
# Relish The Challenge
From The Daily Edge
# Relish The Challenge

11 tweets that sum up Ireland's relationship with Ballymaloe relish

Mar 9th 2017, 9:00 PM 9,920 Views 11 Comments

I got Ballymaloe in my bag, swag.

Do you waste food? This Dragons' Den investor wants supermarkets and shoppers to cut it out
# Waste Not To Want Not
# Waste Not To Want Not

Do you waste food? This Dragons' Den investor wants supermarkets and shoppers to cut it out

Mar 9th 2017, 6:03 AM 12,226 Views 25 Comments

Ireland generates over one million tonnes of food waste per year.

# food - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Pizza and Mexican restaurants among food outlets served with closure orders last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Pizza and Mexican restaurants among food outlets served with closure orders last month

Mar 8th 2017, 12:06 PM 42,890 Views 26 Comments

The FSAI said some businesses are “potentially putting consumers’ health at serious risk”.