Herbs for Making Smoothies

Herbs are a fantastic way to bulk out your smoothies. There is the added bonus of taste, but more importantly nutrition!  From the delicate herbs to the more fragrant – there is a flavour that will appeal to everyone. Here are some loveherbs.ie [...]
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Adding Herbs for a Healthier Life

Guest post from ‘Operation Transformation’ dietician Aoife Hearne. Talk to anyone about foods containing health benefits and no doubt they will give you a list as long as your arm with foods that are packed with antioxidants, vitamins and [...]
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Nothing Says Seasons Greetings Like Sage!

With Halloween come and gone, the Christmas season is now just around the corner. For O’Hanlon Herbs, December is one of the busiest months of the year for production, as Irish families being to prepare for their Christmas dinners, which typically [...]
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Adding Christmas Colour To Your Dishes With Sorrel

Are your sandwiches looking a little sad? Still using the lettuce sandwich staple, but want to do something a little bit different? Why not pick up a bag of red veined sorrel? In the past few weeks, O’Hanlon Herbs has been growing this new type of [...]
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Dine with Dill

Dress up your dishes with dill! This flavoursome herb can be used with fish, salads, soups, chicken – just about anything that needs an aromatic bite!   O’Hanlon Herbs provides dill packets all year round, but customers can now purchase fresh [...]
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Stay Fresh With Autumnal Herbs

Have you ever wondered what fresh means? Usually I would associate fresh with food but this time of year it is a funny description for our chilly Irish mornings. What comes to mind is that one guy who instead of admitting its bloody chilly out [...]
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Prevention is better than cure this Autumn

Autumn is upon us and what a beautifully colourful season it is. We have been blessed with a slow change in weather this year and with it we are given a chance to ease ourselves into warmer foods. Soups and stews made with in-season Irish carrots, [...]
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The Herb Diary – Summer Solstice

How wonderful the Summer months are when we have the warmth of sunshine and huge choice of delicious fresh Irish food in season. Irish potatoes and mint washed down with a strawberry and basil smoothie. Mouthwatering! Summer can be very busy for [...]
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