Posts Tagged ‘basil’

James Whelan Butchers: Celebrate the Tomato

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 in Foodie Articles, Good Food | No Comments »

I was a little disturbed recently to read of all the various tomato shortages around the world.  They are not necessarily linked, but apparently the US is suffering quite badly, the Argentines have just this month been asked as a nation to ‘go easy’ on tomatoes for a while so the crops can catch up […]

James Whelan Butchers: The Art of Salad

Friday, July 12th, 2013 in Foodie Articles | No Comments »

I think it’s safe to say that current generations growing up in Ireland will undoubtedly have a much more sophisticated palate than those of us in the vicinity of the half century mark.    What we have had to work hard at in order to re-educate our taste buds, they take very much for granted.  I […]

James Whelan Butchers: Ravioli Revelation

Thursday, July 14th, 2011 in Foodie Articles | No Comments »

So many wonderful, unique things in this world have been taken and murdered by mass marketing and general misuse. So much so we are in grave danger of missing out on some tremendous experiences. It has happened in every facet of life. For example Paul Simon is a wonderful songwriter who gave us a lovely […]