A Snapshot of August on Gin & Griddle – Top 5

Little later than normal but here’s the round-up for August! 1. M&L Chinese Restaurant… the best chinese food in Dublin? Corn deep fried in egg yolk, dumplings, seabass, green beans and more… amazing. Read about our visit to M&L. 2. Sweet Treats! Salted Chocolate Krispie Squares & Rocky Road 3. Days out! We had a…

A Sunday Afternoon ~ Dun Laoghaire to Dalkey and back!

A recent Sunday late morning we ventured out towards Dun Laoghaire… walked the pier, ate nice things, wandered along the coast, enjoyed a glass or 2 of wine, had lunch in The Mermaid in Dalkey, back to Dun Laoghaire for Teddys! A pretty lovely day… We started off with a walk on the pier. I…

A Snapshot of July on Gin & Griddle – Top 5!

In no particular order… 1. The return of The Friday Gin Review with 2 new Gin reviews… Williams Chase & South… lots more to come in the coming weeks including Sipsmiths, Tanqueray Rangpur, Bombay Sapphire East … 2. The Shellfish Platter at Super Miss Sue… a thing of beauty and a bargainous €45 on Monday /…

Skerries Sunset & Ice Cream

  So I know I am late to the Storm in a Teacup ice cream love affair as it’s been there a couple of years but its one cute little shop serving delicious ice cream – you can check out their facebook page to see all the lovely ice cream concoctions and desserts… It’s located…