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Where to eat and drink when traveling. The best part of traveling is understanding the local culture through their food.

Gastronomic Ireland Part 5 – Top Picks for Cork Restaurants

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Gastronomic Ireland – Cork Restaurant Recommendations Cork is considered the “Food Capital of Ireland” and gastronomic tourists reap the benefits of this regions unique focus on food. Why is Cork so famous for food?  For me the main reason is County Cork’s rich diversity of farmlands and artisan food producers, some which are  even tourist friendly. Local Cork City chefs ... Read More »

Gastronomic Ireland Part 4 – Living History at the English Market Cork

Cork Ireland English Market Bread Man

Cork, Ireland is one of those really cool international cities that is perfect for exploring on foot and is bursting at the seams in living history ,culture and most important great food! Other Gastronomic Ireland Posts Ireland – Part 1- Background and Ireland’s Culinary Renaissance  Ireland -Part 2 – Dublin – Traditional Restaurants and Modern Gastropubs Ireland -Part 3 – ... Read More »

My New Favorite Paso Robles Winery: Halter Ranch Vineyards

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I have gone through my cycles of favorite California wine regions from Santa Ynez to Napa. Although like a sultry ex-girlfriend, I always find myself back together with Paso Robles wines. During a recent Winemaker’s dinner at The Winery Restaurant , I had the opportunity to taste one of my new favorite Paso wineries, Halter Ranch Vineyards. During this tasting ... Read More »

Gastronomic Ireland Part 3 – Dublin Fine Dining Restaurants

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Dublin is a large city, so it affords all types of gastronomic experiences, depending on your mood. This post will cover my favorite Dublin dine dining restaurants experiences. As many other foodies have discovered before me, Dublin restaurant scene is very sophisticated, complete with Michelin Star Restaurants. As I mentioned in my first post, Ireland cuisine is influenced by several ... Read More »

Gastronomic Ireland Part 2 – Traditional Dublin Restaurants and Modern Gastropubs

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Dublin is awash in history and a strong outlook to the future; the cuisine in Dublin reflects this attitude. The city has many types of gastronomic experiences to offer, so I am splitting Dublin up into a couple posts. This post will cover where to find my favorite Dublin Restaurants that  traditional Irish cuisine and modern gastropubs. Subsequent Dublin posts ... Read More »