Simple Supper – Bacon, Spinach and Potato Frittata

Bacon, Spinach and Potato Frittata This delicious looking dish has been provided by Bord Bia and looks just right in advance of all things Patriotic and Green.  We are headed for an exciting and eventful few weeks with St Patrick’s Day followed very quickly by numerous commemoration events all around the country for the 1916 rising (click…

Scrambled Eggs ( restaurateurs please STOP microwaving them).

As Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year what would be nicer than to be served breakfast in bed?  For me the perfect cooked breakfast would consist of creamy scrambled eggs, crispy rashers, flavoursome black pudding and a succulent grilled tomato with whole-wheat toast.  I’d much prefer that to a box of chocolates or a…

Mojo Eggs

Last weekend I made perfect poached eggs. Just look at that and drool,  perfection.  I made them for me and for my twin boys and we chased every escaped yolk-drip with whole-wheat brown-bread smothered in Irish butter. I’ve tried cheating and cooking them in the microwave but they’re not the same.  It’s worth the effort…