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No-Cook Blueberry and Banana Fruit Purée
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No-Cook Blueberry and Banana Fruit Purée

Sep 9th 2020, 9:30 AM 805 Views 1 Comment

Packed with natural sweetness.

A healthy New Year recipe: One caramelised carrot soup, done 12 ways
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A healthy New Year recipe: One caramelised carrot soup, done 12 ways

Jan 5th 2020, 1:00 PM 16,916 Views 1 Comment

Here’s an easy and adaptable recipe from Susan Jane White’s latest book, Clever Batch.

From the Garden: Storing, drying and stewing a large harvest of apples this season
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From the Garden: Storing, drying and stewing a large harvest of apples this season

Sep 28th 2019, 1:00 PM 15,106 Views 4 Comments

Having your own fruit trees is both a joy and a challenge.

From the Garden: Some notes on immature onions and homemade ratatouille
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From the Garden: Some notes on immature onions and homemade ratatouille

Jul 13th 2019, 1:00 PM 11,647 Views 7 Comments

Immature onions and homemade ratatouille are the focus from the garden this week, writes Michael Kelly.

These 3-ingredient cocktails make for the perfect Christmas tipple
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These 3-ingredient cocktails make for the perfect Christmas tipple

Dec 23rd 2018, 6:00 PM 3,327 Views 2 Comments

You’ll stay for one.

From the Garden: Leeks don't get the recognition they deserve
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From the Garden: Leeks don't get the recognition they deserve

Dec 8th 2018, 1:00 PM 9,185 Views 11 Comments

Leeks often don’t grab the health headlines the way their allium cousins – garlic and onions do. But they contain most of the same flavonoids and sulfur-containing nutrients, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY tomatoes: 'We are in what I like to call 'bruschetta' season'
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GIY tomatoes: 'We are in what I like to call 'bruschetta' season'

Jul 21st 2018, 12:30 PM 17,818 Views 6 Comments

It’s a wonderful time of the year, when a simple lunch or dinner can easily be conjured up from nothing, once you have some decent sourdough bread in the bread bin, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: 'The Khaki Campbell is one of the most prolific backyard ducks'
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GIY: 'The Khaki Campbell is one of the most prolific backyard ducks'

Jun 30th 2018, 12:30 PM 13,199 Views 6 Comments

Some of them literally lay an egg a day all year, contributing food for the table even when your hens have given up laying in the depths of winter, writes Michael Kelly.

A homemade granola recipe guaranteed to kick start your day
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A homemade granola recipe guaranteed to kick start your day

Jun 10th 2018, 8:30 AM 3,666 Views 0 Comments

Healthy and hearty.

GIY: Get creative with delicious new potatoes using this Spanish tortilla recipe
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GIY: Get creative with delicious new potatoes using this Spanish tortilla recipe

May 19th 2018, 12:30 PM 16,175 Views 1 Comment

Serve as a generous lunch or light dinner with a salad of peppery green leaves, writes Michael Kelly.

Chickweed: 'Not only is it edible, it’s considered to be a nutritional powerhouse'
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Chickweed: 'Not only is it edible, it’s considered to be a nutritional powerhouse'

May 12th 2018, 12:30 PM 30,091 Views 7 Comments

It’s a nice surprise to discover that what you have considered a real nuisance in the veg patch, could in fact turn out to be a blessing, writes Michael Kelly.

Bio-insecticide Supernemos: 'Sometimes GIYing is not for the faint hearted'
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Bio-insecticide Supernemos: 'Sometimes GIYing is not for the faint hearted'

May 5th 2018, 12:30 PM 11,586 Views 1 Comment

In a demise worthy of the cheesiest horror movie the nematodes then eat the wire worms from the inside out, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: Courgettes are easy to grow and incredibly prolific, growing freakishly fast
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GIY: Courgettes are easy to grow and incredibly prolific, growing freakishly fast

Apr 28th 2018, 12:30 PM 18,088 Views 18 Comments

Your only problem in fact will be working out what to do with all those courgettes, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: 'We really don’t need a heatwave – just a few days with the sun in the sky'
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GIY: 'We really don’t need a heatwave – just a few days with the sun in the sky'

Apr 21st 2018, 12:30 PM 18,598 Views 8 Comments

I don’t know how the poor plants will react if we skip spring altogether, writes Michael Kelly.

Michael Kelly’s top tips for putting food and food growing at the centre of your workplace
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Michael Kelly’s top tips for putting food and food growing at the centre of your workplace

Apr 7th 2018, 12:30 PM 765 Views 6 Comments

Food growing is a simple, practical way to really engage employees, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: Our guru's 'nerdy' guide to growing onions for home-made marmalade
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GIY: Our guru's 'nerdy' guide to growing onions for home-made marmalade

Mar 31st 2018, 12:30 PM 777 Views 5 Comments

This onion marmalade recipe is a sinch to make so if by chance you still have a glut of onions from last year, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: Even if you don't have much space, you can still grow spuds in pots and containers
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GIY: Even if you don't have much space, you can still grow spuds in pots and containers

Feb 3rd 2018, 12:00 PM 16,427 Views 11 Comments

This week our GIY guru gives his tips on how to trick potatoes into thinking they have lots of space available to grow.

GIY: Sow seeds on a sunny indoor windowsill and try this cheesy leeks recipe
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GIY: Sow seeds on a sunny indoor windowsill and try this cheesy leeks recipe

Jan 27th 2018, 12:30 PM 13,470 Views 3 Comments

We’re coming out of our winter shell this month, writes GIY guru Michael Kelly.

GIY: 'Don’t think about giving stuff up, think about taking things up instead'
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GIY: 'Don’t think about giving stuff up, think about taking things up instead'

Jan 13th 2018, 12:30 PM 13,445 Views 6 Comments

Learn a skill, eat delicious things, sow a seed. Be kind to yourself, writes Michael Kelly.

Gardening: 'January is a great month to decide what you are going to grow this year'
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Gardening: 'January is a great month to decide what you are going to grow this year'

Jan 6th 2018, 12:30 PM 14,884 Views 5 Comments

I often can’t wait to get started and at least plant something – perhaps some winter salad leaves, spinach and the like, writes Michael Kelly.

Supermarket promotions: 'Down the road there is a ruinous cost to cheap food'
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Supermarket promotions: 'Down the road there is a ruinous cost to cheap food'

Dec 9th 2017, 12:30 PM 33,646 Views 29 Comments

As you tuck into Christmas dinner, spare a thought for the Brussels sprout grower, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: Ophelia's casualties in the garden and collecting seaweed post storm
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GIY: Ophelia's casualties in the garden and collecting seaweed post storm

Oct 21st 2017, 12:30 PM 7,523 Views 8 Comments

I spent Monday hunkered down at home, waiting on The Storm Formerly Known As Hurricane Ophelia to do its worst, writes Michael Kelly.

'October is "stock pot" month when carrots, leeks and parsnips come into their own'
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'October is "stock pot" month when carrots, leeks and parsnips come into their own'

Oct 14th 2017, 12:30 PM 6,019 Views 3 Comments

It is only now after the first frosts that carrots and parsnips start to really sweeten up, writes Michael Kelly.

The42 recipe book: Quick, easy and nutritious broccoli and apple salad
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The42 recipe book: Quick, easy and nutritious broccoli and apple salad

Oct 9th 2017, 6:19 PM 4,200 Views 3 Comments

A perfect post-gym meal.

Autumn's here. Cosy up with a steaming apple and blackberry crumble
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Autumn's here. Cosy up with a steaming apple and blackberry crumble

Sep 30th 2017, 12:30 PM 5,885 Views 6 Comments

Late September means baking crumbles and pruning your blackcurrants, writes Michael Kelly.

Lunches: Think beyond sandwiches as new school term begins'
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Lunches: Think beyond sandwiches as new school term begins'

Sep 2nd 2017, 12:30 PM 15,122 Views 29 Comments

One of the best things we ever did was to buy flasks for our kids to take hot lunches to school, writes Michael Kelly.

Grow it yourself: 'Onions - a phenomenally useful veg'
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Grow it yourself: 'Onions - a phenomenally useful veg'

Aug 5th 2017, 12:30 PM 6,262 Views 16 Comments

Onions have been revered through time, not only for their culinary use, but also for their therapeutic properties, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: 'Turnips are perfect for late summer sowing'
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GIY: 'Turnips are perfect for late summer sowing'

Jul 29th 2017, 12:30 PM 2,810 Views 10 Comments

Pickled turnips might not sound all that appetising but this is delicious – promise, writes Michael Kelly.

Gardening: This week, a beer trap for pesky slugs and seasonal soups
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Gardening: This week, a beer trap for pesky slugs and seasonal soups

Jul 22nd 2017, 12:30 PM 4,561 Views 9 Comments

Slug hunting is a grim task and it brings out the worst in me, writes Michael Kelly.

Gardening: Pick your beetroot early for summer salads and slaws
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Gardening: Pick your beetroot early for summer salads and slaws

Jun 24th 2017, 12:30 PM 991 Views 1 Comment

We’ve been enjoying the first batch of fresh beetroot from the veg patch, writes Michael Kelly.

Grow it yourself: New potato salad with capers and herbs
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Grow it yourself: New potato salad with capers and herbs

Jun 10th 2017, 12:30 PM 136 Views 9 Comments

The new potato crop is looking healthy right now, writes gardener Michael Kelly.

Gardening column: Growing carrots in the veg patch and roasting radishes in the kitchen
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Gardening column: Growing carrots in the veg patch and roasting radishes in the kitchen

Jun 3rd 2017, 12:30 PM 354 Views 2 Comments

In a chaotic world, the veg patch is a place of such calm, writes Michael Kelly.

Grow it yourself: Barley salad with green garlic and sugarsnap peas
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Grow it yourself: Barley salad with green garlic and sugarsnap peas

May 27th 2017, 12:30 PM 89 Views 1 Comment

We occasionally get some sugarsnap peas from the polytunnel to the kitchen (if the kids don’t eat them in situ first), writes gardener Michael Kelly.

GIY Comfrey: Grown for it's healing powers, comfrey is a great garden fertiliser
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GIY Comfrey: Grown for it's healing powers, comfrey is a great garden fertiliser

May 20th 2017, 12:30 PM 3,882 Views 13 Comments

Comfrey sends its roots deep into the soil and brings up nutrients, most notably potassium, writes Michael Kelly.

Grow it yourself: Pearl barley and spring greens soup
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Grow it yourself: Pearl barley and spring greens soup

May 13th 2017, 12:30 PM 366 Views 9 Comments

Plants are bursting forward into life, producing green leaves which are nature’s great and wise spring tonic, writes Michael Kelly.

Gardening: Grow your own ingredients for the Hairy Bikers' cheesy, oniony panhaggerty
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Gardening: Grow your own ingredients for the Hairy Bikers' cheesy, oniony panhaggerty

Apr 22nd 2017, 12:30 PM 136 Views 0 Comments

The humble onion is one of the most important and versatile vegetables of all, so much so that it’s still worth shedding a few tears over, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY column: This week, it's time to start sowing your vegetable seeds
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GIY column: This week, it's time to start sowing your vegetable seeds

Apr 8th 2017, 12:30 PM 536 Views 3 Comments

I am constantly looking for things that simplify my gardening, writes Michael Kelly.

GIY: Growing tomatoes successfully and a pitta pocket recipe
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GIY: Growing tomatoes successfully and a pitta pocket recipe

Apr 1st 2017, 12:30 PM 503 Views 6 Comments

Growing tomatoes successfully in Ireland is about cheating our climate, writes Michael Kelly.

Gardening column: What to grow when you don't have much space, plus a wild garlic pesto recipe
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Gardening column: What to grow when you don't have much space, plus a wild garlic pesto recipe

Mar 11th 2017, 12:30 PM 206 Views 8 Comments

Not all vegetables are equal if you’re space constrained, writes GIY Guru Michael Kelly.

Luscious starter of broccoli gratin with anchovy-infused cream: Grow it yourself
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Luscious starter of broccoli gratin with anchovy-infused cream: Grow it yourself

Mar 4th 2017, 12:30 PM 184 Views 7 Comments

Rich anchovy-infused cream is a lovely foil to the fresh greenness of the broccoli, writes Michael Kelly.

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