Tag Archives: Ireland

Motortax in Ireland

There are three things you will need to drive your car in Ireland: NCT Motor Insurance Motortax The car you are buying at a dealership should have a valid NCT. Remember to make sure that you have motor insurance for … Continue reading

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How To Perfectly Cook Irish Potatoes

Irish potatoes and I don’t get along… :think: Either they are under-cooked or they are mash when I take them out of the pot. There is some appliance, though, that will help me trick these Spuds and they are cooked just … Continue reading

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Champ and Colcannon

There is nothing like living in a country and getting to know the people, their culture, their traditions and their food. For a few years I didn’t know what Champ is and how to cook it. Champ It’s a common … Continue reading

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Dunbrody Famine Ship

Since we are living in the Sunny South East of Ireland, whenever we think about trips to nearby locations one always comes to mind: The Dunbrody Famine Ship. The original was built in Quebec in 1845. It only took 6 months to … Continue reading

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Irish Soda Bread

What comes to your mind when you are thinking of traditional Irish Food? Irish Stew? Irish Bread? Don’t you just love the smell of stew that has been cooked for hours coming right out of the oven (or the slow … Continue reading

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Pudding

Pudding is found in Ireland, too. But, beware, pudding is not like pudding! 😉 Many Irish are having white and/or black pudding (specific kind of sausage) for breakfast. Today I’m talking about this kind of pudding, though: Yes, a sort of custard. As the Irish love theirs, we love our … Continue reading

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Motor Insurance In Ireland

There are three different kinds of car insurances in Ireland: Third party Third party, fire and theft Comprehensive Third party is the minimum on car insurance that is required in Ireland. It’s the cheapest one, too. However, it only covers injuries … Continue reading

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