Saturday 28th October 2023
Location: The Parade, Kilkenny
Join chef Darina Allen for a special bread-making demo and book signing event in celebration of her new cookbook, The New Ballymaloe Bread Book, published by Gill Books on 26 October 2023.
The event will include demonstrations on a wide variety of breads, including:
White Soda Bread
Cheddar Cheese Scones
Brown Yeast Bread
Quick White Yeast Bread
Darina Allen, Ireland’s best-known food ambassador, is the co-founder of the Ballymaloe Cookery School in East Cork, which has been delivering a first-class culinary education to students from all over the world since 1983.
She is the author of 20 cookbooks and has won many awards for her work including Outstanding Contribution to the Irish Culinary Sector from Euro-Toques in 2007, the 2013 UK Guild of Food Writers Lifetime Achievement Award and the Guaranteed Irish Food Hero Award in 2018.
A passionate and committed teacher, Darina was instrumental in establishing the Irish farmers’ market movement and is an active member of Slow Food Ireland.