Chef’s Recipe | Halloween Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie

Prep Time: 40mins Cook Time: 1hr 30mins Total Time: 2hrs 15mins Ingredients 750g/1lb 10oz pumpkin or butternut squash, peeled, deseeded and cut into chunks 350g sweet shortcrust pastry plain flour, for dusting 140g caster sugar ½ tsp salt ½ tsp fresh nutmeg, grated 1 tsp cinnamon 2 eggs, beaten 25g butter, melted 175ml milk 1 […]

Taste Local – KCLR96fm kicks off Taste in Carlow Tour

The KCLR96fm Outside Broadcast Unit

We were thrilled to welcome back our friends at KCLR 96fm radio this Friday, September 18th 2020 to celebrate the Taste Local Initiative. KCLR’s Eimear Ní Bhraonáin broadcasted live from the hotel from the KCLR Outside Broadcast Unit from 10 am to 12 pm. She had a wonderful interview with our General Manager, Colin Duggan, […]

It Smells Like Christmas!

Xmas Cookies

Since Halloween is over, the kids are on the Christmas countdown – This morning it was 51 sleeps until Christmas!! For many children, the tradition of leaving a plate of cookies for Santa on Christmas Eve is a magical and exciting moment. Watching the delight on your children’s faces as you help them prepare a […]

World Cup Of Food

Delicious Food at the Woodford Dolmen

  With World Cup fever taking over I thought you might like some tasty recipes if you are having a couple of friends over to watch a match. Rugby Cheese Ball Bites Ingredients: 1 package cream cheese, softened ½ cup medium-aged Gouda cheese ½ teaspoon balsamic vinegar 15 black olives Preparation time: 30 mins.  Method […]