Tasting Menu at Mulberry Garden

It had been a while since our last visit to Mulberry Garden, so we booked in for a Friday evening in January. We hadn’t intended to have the tasting menu but when we got there, liking everything on it, we decided to go for it and settled in for an evening of delightful food and…

Gastropub dining at Arthur Maynes, Donnybrook

Having visited for a drink a while ago I was keen to try Arthur Mayne in Donnybrook for food. An opportunity arose last week somewhat by accident as I had a table booked at a place in town however with theĀ protests taking place though it more sensible to head out of town. Another challenge was…

Review ~ The Big Grill Festival, Herbert Park

On Saturday we went along to The Big Grill Festival in Herbert Park – the 1st year of this event. Earlier in the Summer I had bought us tickets for this, however I was then kindly offered free weekend tickets by the organizers. The tickets I had purchased went to a good home as I…

Antipasto at home from Donnybrook Fair

We were all set to go out for dinner, planning to take a walk, maybe bus or luas into town for a couple of drinks and something to eat. As we were walking out the door, the heavens opened and it started to lash rain, torrential, sweeping rain! So a change of plan, we jumped…