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Café Del Sol

A classic Italian restaurant in every single way adapting to modern times by catering for everyone from the crowd that wants their food delivered to the banting army growing day by day it is easy to see why Cafe Del Sol stood proud as Winner of both Highly Commended and Best Italian eatery in the…

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Meg’s Slow Cooker Secrets: Tomato & Wine Chicken

Today we’re sharing the third and final recipe from Meg.  It’s nearly time for her to leave South Africa and to begin her new life in Dublin. We can’t wait to see her try the Irish classics! We love cooking with wine (and sometimes we do add some to the pot as the classic quip…

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Recipe – Champagne Cupcakes

Champagne Cupcakes are a delightful naughty treat for a special occasion. We love them for a kitchen tea, bridal shower, book club or just because. Make the Champagne Jelly that we shared last week. Bake a batch of Vanilla cupcakes (recipe below) Hollow out the centre of the cupcake and fill with bits of the jelly….

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Recipe – Champagne Jelly filled Cupcakes

Champagne jelly is the prefect way to use leftover champagne. Now we know you don’t have leftover champagne but in case you do, here’s a great way to use it – as a cupcake filling. Perfect for the next kitchen tea, bridal shower or grown up celebration! How to make champagne jelly: Prepare strawberry flavoured…

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Rhino Tears Wine – the perfect summer pair

Rhino Tears Wine – the perfect summer pair

In case you haven’t noticed, summer has definitely arrived. We’ve skipped spring and hit the heat head on! To me, this means more outdoor meals with friends. Lazy afternoons eating too much and enjoy a few glasses of wine with people who make you laugh! While we’re enjoying these moments, let’s support a worthy cause…

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Coq au Vin – Cooking with Wine

Coq au Vin – Cooking with Wine

Welcome back Kara! And just in time for a chilly weekend, Kara shares a delicious wintery dish that will definitely assist in chasing the chills away. If you missed the previous recipes under the “Cooking with Wine” series then be sure to have a look here “Now and then, it is a joy, to have…

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Rustic red wine and rosemary butter – Cooking with Wine

Rustic red wine and rosemary butter – Cooking with Wine

Welcome back Kara! Here’s the second post in her “Cooking with Wine”series. If you missed part one, have a look here “Wine is sunshine, held together by water” – Galileo Galileo One of the things I have learnt over the years is that there is a very fine line between an average meal and a…

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Camembert Cheese Poached in Red Wine – Cooking with Wine

Camembert Cheese Poached in Red Wine – Cooking with Wine

Red Wine and Camembert – two of my favourite things! One of the best meals I had in Paris involved a baked camembert that defies description with a bottle of the most amazing red wine. It’s a match made in heaven! I must confess to dreaming about the soft creaminess of baked camembert…..I love the…

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