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Scientists say nuts to heart disease

A daily handful of any type of nuts slashes the risk of heart disease and cancer, Britain's biggest killers.


Voting opens to name Northern Ireland’s new signature dish

Tourism NI has tasked four of Northern Ireland’s top chefs to create three brand new locally-inspired

dishes, one of which will be named as Northern Ireland’s New Signature Dish, via public vote.

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Breakfast cereals full of sugar

A large bowl of Kellogg's Frosties can contain NINE TEASPOONS of sugar - the same as a can of fizzy drink, a survey shows.

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Would you tackle the Ulster fry pizza?

A County Antrim diner has proven you don’t always have to choose between your favourite dishes after ordering a gut-busting Ulster fry pizza.

The Boojum food truck is coming to Lisburn.

The Boojum food truck is rolling into Lisburn

Popular Mexican chain Boojum are bringing their range of tasty burritos to Lisburn, for a limited time only.

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Belfasts Christmas Market, which is now in its 12th year, opens on Saturday

Expanded Belfast Christmas Market gets a local flavour

Now in its 12th year, Belfast’s Christmas Market is set to expand beyond the grounds of City Hall for the first time.

Sampling Belfast’s taste sensations

Sampling Belfast’s taste sensations

One of the most enjoyable aspects of travelling is the opportunity to sample local cuisine and experience new flavours.

Mammals who eat nothing but vegetables can have twice the size of a belly as someone who eats meat.

Veg eaters have bigger bellies

From elephants to tiny shrews, throughout evolution, plant-eating mammals have twice the belly of meat eating predators.

Mary Berry

Mary Berry's new BBC series puts stately homes and food history on the menu

The BBC has announced that it will be sticking to its favourite recipe of Mary Berry, stately homes and food history for a new series - the first the baker has signed up to since The Great British Bake Off ended its run with the broadcaster.
The Great British Bake Off

As we pre-heat our ovens for the Bake Off final let's recap on who we've lost already

The Great British Bake Off Final

Hallowe'en can be scary and tasty at the same time.

6 Gruesome Hallowe’en Treats

If wiggly worms and poison apples are your idea of a devilishly delicious snack we’ve got some terrifying treats to put your guests off eating this Hallowe’en.

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Great British Menu judges (L-R) Kevin Gould, Oliver Peyton, Prue Leith, Matthew Fort. Photographer: Andrew Hayes-Watkins

Meet the three Northern Ireland chefs aiming to impress the judges in this week’s Great British Menu

Three of the best chefs from Northern Ireland are competing this week in the regional heats of Great British Menu.

TV and Film
Paul Hollywood will be appearing at the BBC Good Food Show in Belfast this weekend

Paul Hollywood star attraction at BBC Good Food Show in Northern Ireland

Paul Hollywood is likely to be the star attraction when the BBC Good Food Show comes to Northern Ireland for the first time this weekend.

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The Courtyard Bar at Bullitt Belfast.

What to expect from the new £7million hotel that opens in Belfast this Saturday

A new £7m hotel will open its doors in Belfast city centre this weekend.

Sausage rolls

Supermarket recalls sausage rolls over milk allergy fears

ASDA is recalling Tiger Sausage Rolls six-packs due to their containing milk.

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Temptation: Chocolate Week is upon us.

Chocolate Week 2016: Which chocolate bar would you like to see back on the shelves?

Rejoice! It's the UK's biggest chocolate celebration (not that we needed an excuse to indulge in the sweet treat).
Belfast chef James Devine

Belfast chef scoops award previously held by Gordon Ramsay

Belfast chef James Devine has scooped a top award in London - National Chef of the Year 2017 - an award previously held by Gordon Ramsay.

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City restaurants we have known and loved

13 long gone Belfast restaurants we really miss

Belfast has had its fair share of great restaurants over the years, and some of them have stuck in our memories long after they shut their doors for the last time.
Launching the festival at the Armagh Public Library are chefs Gareth Reid (4 Vicars), Mark McGonigle (Uluru) and Sean Farnan (Moody Boar) with the Very Rev Gregory Dunstan, Dean of St Patrick's Cathedral and Cllr Garath Keating, Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon.

Armagh Food and Cider Festival returns

Experience new gastro delights in Armagh from 5-9 October 2016

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Vincent Borjon-Prive from Hennessy (2nd left) joins this year�"s Hennessy Connoisseurs winners Jonathan Magennis from Deanes EIPIC, Ryan Adair from The Merchant Hotel and Darren McEvoy from The Albany, Belfast.  Designed to uncover the movers and shakers in Northern Ireland�"s cocktail scene, the annual Hennessy Connoisseurs Challenge was created by drinks company Dillon Bass and took place in Belfast with eleven bartenders battling for the title.  Three local bartenders were awarded the prestigious title and won an impressive prize package which includes a VIP trip to Cognac to visit Maison Hennessy and Chateau Bagnolet, where they will receive one-on-one training, including a tasting with Hennessy�"s master blender. The Connoisseurs will also have the opportunity to have their signature drinks showcased by the brand.  Share your Hennessy NI stories on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag, #HennessyNI

Bartenders scoop Hennessy Connoisseur title

Three Northern Ireland bartenders have clinched the prestigious Hennessy Connoisseur title,

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