Category Archives: BBQ


LMFM Flavours of the Boyne Valley-Nick’s Fish

Listen here Griddled Whole Prawns This is a really nice simple summery lunch or suppertime dish. Although I have used a griddle pan here, it really is perfect for the BBQ and is best enjoyed al fresco with a chilled glass of white wine. A crisp sauvignon blanc would be good or maybe even a […]

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Guinness Brown Bread

Father’s Day Meal on TV3’s Sunday AM

Watch & get the recipes for Stout Brown Bread with Clogher Head Crab Claws here and Spatchcock Chicken with Saffron Aioli and Herby Roast Potatoes here

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Wild Rice Salad (1)

June Weather Foodcast on LMFM Radio- BBQ!

A note about barbequing: The best way to bbq is by lighting your bbq in advance of cooking. The bbq needs to be hotter than you would like to cook initially as this will sterilize the grill and really get the heat going. When it is really good and hot (about 10 mins for a […]

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TV3’s Late Lunch Live & Lamb Burger Recipe

Light, tasty & fresh, these Lamb Burgers are the perfect quick supper. Watch the recipe here

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Lamb Burgers with Preserved Lemons and Cucumber Raita

These burgers are absolutely delicious and a slightly healthier version of your average beefburger with all the toppings! A great summery meal that is quick and easy to make and ideal for a BBQ. If you can’t get preserved lemons, use lemon zest instead. You will get a different result but still a very tasty […]

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BBQ Sumac Ling with fennel & wild rice with goats cheese & chilli

A few weeks ago I did this recipe as a guest blog over on the lovely & very informative Wine Alliance blog. If you are interested in all things wine, go and have a look. Frank and Maurice are passionate about wine and exclusively import wines to distribute to a cooperative of independent buyers. This […]

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Easy Fragrant Butterflied Leg of Lamb with Raita & Pomegranate

This week I am posting easy, tasty alfresco dining recipes. Since I am having friends over myself this weekend, I thought many people would be doing the same so why not suggest an easy 3 course meal perfect for casual summer entertaining? The idea is simple- minimum work with maximum taste.  Most of the work […]

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