Tag: Ballymaloe

Interview with Darina Allen, founder of Ballymaloe Cookery school

welcome to Fiona’s food for life YouTube channel we’re it’s all about helping people to cook from scratch in today’s video interview I’m heading off to where it all began back in Ballymaloe cookery school which is in Shanagarry in East Cork it was founded by Darina Allen and her brother Rory O’Connell so today…

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Rachel Allen Interview on Ballymaloe Cookery School

Hi, I’m Rachel Allen, and I teach here at the Cookery School. Well, I came to do the cookery course here when I was eighteen. Three-month cookery course… I thought, ‘OK, I’ll take a year off… …then I’ll decide what to do.’ So I take a year off first, I had just finished school. I…

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Ben Reade of Edinburgh Food studio on Ballymaloe Cookery School

Hi, my name’s Ben Reade. I did the Ballymaloe 12-week cookery course in spring 2004. Directly after the course, I went back home, came here to Edinburgh and opened a gastropub, which was really ahead of its time back then, because it was 2004 and we were doing all organic and wild and lots of…

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