We share our most delicious cocktails, much-loved recipes and favourite foodie destinations, as well as take you behind the scenes of our exquisite dining venues.

 
Chocolate chip cookie
Chocolate chip cookie ice-cream sandwich

Enjoy this treat from Cullen's at the Cottage from the comfort of your home.

09th November 2020

Food at The Lodge
Halibut, bacon and cabbage

Executive Head Chef Jonathan Keane shares this delicious halibut recipe, perfect to recreate at home.

27th July 2020

Honeycomb ice cream
Bea Tollman's honeycomb ice cream

Celebrate with a delicious recipe from our President and Founder, a favourite amongst guests and our staff.

15th July 2020

Feather blade beef
Jonathan Keane's feather blade beef

For your next roast dinner, re-create The Lodge's exquisite feather blade beef at home.

13th May 2020

Rice pudding
Bea Tollman's rice pudding

A hotel favourite, make Bea's rice pudding at home with family or friends.

30th April 2020

The Lodge Chef
The ultimate Vegetarian recipes

Utilise your veg and create satisfying meat-free meals for the whole family.

21st April 2020

Fruit scones
Paula Pastry's fruit scones

Loved by guests and staff alike, make your own scones at home for the perfect tea time treat.

11th April 2020

irish soda bread
How to make traditional Irish Soda Bread

Here, our Head Pastry Chef at Ashford Castle, Paula Stakelum shares her recipe for how to make the perfect Irish soda bread, a delicious and versatile baking classic.

31st March 2020

Great Recipes for Kids
Great recipes for kids from Red Carnation Hotels

All the family will enjoy making and eating these kid friendly recipes from Red Carnation's collection of hotels.

29th March 2020

Irish Mushrooms
How to forage for Irish mushrooms

A popular guest activity at The Lodge, learn about the tips and tricks for safe and enjoyable mushroom foraging.

26th March 2020

Shortbread
How to make perfect shortbread

Our founder’s recipe for the crumbliest, most buttery treat.

24th March 2020

Loveheart macaroons at Hotel d
Crafting a love story with Red Carnation Hotels

Red Carnation Hotels' bespoke dining and curated experiences write love stories the whole year through.

14th February 2020

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