Tag: Ballyholey Farm

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GREEN DETOX SMOOTHIE

This bright green detox smoothie gets its detoxing power from the coriander and parsley herbs. I had a mercury filling taken out yesterday! I didn’t request to have it taken out but I know many people do because, as I learned from the film “A Beautiful Truth”, mercury fillings are poisonous to our bodies. And […]

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IRISH POTATO BOXTY TRADITIONAL & VEGAN

This Irish potato boxty recipe is based on the most famous Irish staple, the potato. And was what many people call today an “accidentally vegan” dish. Back then most Irish people didn’t have enough money to be buying meat and dairy on a daily basis, so, we lived of staples like potatoes, bread, and cabbage. […]

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Wild Garlic Hummus

So, I had a dream last night that me and some old school friends were out foraging for wild fruit and anything edible in the town where I live. I actually have similar dreams often enough…………haha seriously! And what did my mum land home with today from the market? Wild garlic! Most likely foraged from […]

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Carrot Top “Pesto” with Carrot Ribbon “Pasta”

I was at the Letterkenny Artisan Market again this weekend and managed walk away from the Ballyholey Farm stand looking like a tree. I got rainbow carrots, Brussel sprouts still on the stalk, some beautiful looking onions, and celery (my favourite snack). According to Ballyholey Farm horticulturist, Gareth Austin, the big luscious green carrot tops […]