As part of the Dublin Gin & Tonic Fest, Slow Food Dublin will be hosting a special night dedicated to tasting gin and eating cheese.
Hosted on June 24th, the tasting will include three Irish gins with cheese pairings selected specially by Sheridans Cheesemongers.
Not only that but the gin producers (see below) will be there to talk about their product and the botanicals that make their drink unique:
Members of Slow Food can get their tickets for €10, with non-members paying €12. Buy your tickets for the event here via Eventbrite.
(Lead image via Slow Food Ireland)
Looking for the latest offers in Lidl, look no further. Here’s a taster of what will be featuring in their nationwide stores running from the 21st to the 27th of July:
1. Irish lamb gigot chops from Inisvale (370g/€3.49)
2. Connell Bakery potato farls (4 pack/0.49c)
3. Cheese knife set (€4.99)
4. Animal shapes waffle maker (€14.99)
The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has announced that as a precautionary measure, Sheridan’s Cheesemongers is recalling a batch of Fromagerie Donge Brie de Meaux, due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes – the bacterium that causes the infection listeriosis.
Fromagerie Donge Brie de Meaux; Approval Number: FR 55.518.001 CE
RG0805M; best before date: 24/07/2014
According to the FSAI, the affected cheese was supplied to a small number of speciality stores in Ireland.
Point of sale notices are being displayed in stores advising consumers not to eat the implicated batch.
(Image via Food Safety Authority of Ireland)