A Day on Great Blasket Island



Three kilometres, about two miles, off the West Kerry coast lies an archipelago of six islands called the Blaskets.  The largest of these is Great Blasket Island, in Irish An Blascaod Mór.  If you choose to read more about the island, you’ll find adjectives such as “otherworldly” or “mystical”.  These descriptions are accurate.

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Cabbage & Chorizo Risotto


…and a donkey

My apologies for having gone quiet lately; I certainly haven’t forgotten RMR — it has been weighing heavily on my conscience, I assure you!  I’ve been playing around with a few different ideas to share, but until now I’ve only had time to get one of them up to scratch: a multi-cultural comfort dish, Cabbage & Chorizo Risotto.

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