Kinsale Gourmet Academy News

Planning a Teambuilding Day Out?

June 15, 2016

Published by: KinsaleGourmet

They Came, They Conquered COOKED! There’s nothing like food to bring people together. If you are planning a summer staff BBQ or Teambuilding event, our new exciting programme could be just what you are looking for! The privacy of Ballinacurra allows you to escape from the conformity of every day office life, to a tranquil Read more

Brain Food at Exam Time

June 8, 2016

Published by: KinsaleGourmet

Brain Food at Exam Time Exam time is a very stressful time for people, not just the person actually sitting the tests but for the household in general. Though the pressure is on the student to prepare, the support they get around the exam time is also crucial. Food can play a big part in Read more

Got a Teen Glued to Their Phone?

February 4, 2016

Published by: KinsaleGourmet

If you are tired of looking at the top of your teens head, as they scroll through the phone continuously, we have a great idea to wean them off the phone and on to the hob! With the midterm fast approaching, teens need something non-digital to do. On 22nd March, we are running a hands-on Read more

Black Pudding – The Superfood of 2016

January 28, 2016

Published by: KinsaleGourmet

  Expect to see more and more of black pudding in 2016. Once considered just a breakfast item, it is slowly but surely making its way to the dinner plate, and for good reason. I view black pudding as Ireland’s answer to Italy’s world famous Parma ham. Black pudding is an extremely versatile product that Read more

How To Cook The Perfect Christmas Dinner

December 22, 2015

Published by: KinsaleGourmet

With Our ‘Guest Sous-Chef’ Neil Prendeville of Cork’s RedFM We had great fun sharing some tips and tricks in the kitchen with Neil. We hope this video helps you on Christmas Eve or Christmas morning and speeds up your time in the kitchen…. leaving you more time to spend with family and friends. Merry Christmas! Read more



Vicki Scott
Vicki Scott

David was an awesome teacher - very patient, fun, and explained everything so well that even I loved this! I am a terrible cook, but I can hardly wait to try some of the recipes he shared that day.

He gave us so many hints that I know everything will turn out great. I hope your cooking school will be a great success. David will be a great asset to this endeavor.