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Ariel House; Delicious Breakfast Biscuits.

Breakfast Biscuits Is there anything nicer than a homemade breakfast biscuit? Such a simple thing to make yet provides so much pleasure. We like to spoil our guests with our delicious home baking and our chefs are always coming up with new recipes to delight us with.These oaty breakfast biscuits are absolutely delicious. They are […]

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Ariel House – Eggs Menemen

Eggs Menemen Last year we tried the most amazing eggs menenen dish in the wonderful Brother Hubbards and have been looking for a recipe since that would give us even half the flavour that we were treated to that day. Menemen is a Turkish dish that is simply mouthwatering. It is a combination of softly […]

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Ariel House Blog – Competition Winner!

We were delighted to publish our second recipe ebook last week. To celebrate we ran a Facebook competition and we are delighted to announce that Susan Ryan is our winner! We look forward to welcoming you to Ariel House! Our new recipe ebook is a collection of our most popular afternoon tea treats that we […]

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Summer Berry Traybake!

We love a traybake here in Ariel House. It is a lovely way of serving seasonal fruit and is always easy to slice up and serve to a crowd. We tend to use the same cake mixture and then change the flavours by adding fruit, chocolate, nuts and sometimes even dollops of cheesecake mixture. It […]

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Coffee & Walnut Bundt

In our kitchen we are always trying out new recipes and updating some of our tried and tested ones. A coffee & walnut cake is always received well by our guests and is lovely to have with a welcoming cup of tea. We serve a coffee & walnut tray bake on occasion as part of […]

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Ariel House April Favourites

Welcome to our monthly round up of all that has caught our eye in the previous month, Ariel House April Favourites! We love to share places we have visited, food we have eaten and news stories that have brightened our days!   The Spire There is nowhere quite like Dublin when the sun is shining! […]

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Ariel House – Junior Breakfast Menu!

We are fast approaching our busiest season of the year and are looking forward to welcoming lots of families in the coming months! Ariel House is a fantastic starting point for any holiday in the city and is the gateway to amazing day trips around Dublin and it’s surrounds. What better way to start of […]

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An Ariel House Favourite, Decadent Chocolate Brownies!

We posted the above picture to our Facebook account this week and it received such a positive reaction that we decided it would only be fair to share the recipe with you all! This is one of those recipes that we adapt to suit the seasons, we sometimes add nuts, chopped pears, sour cherries, dulce […]

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Ariel House Mixed Berry Traybake

A warm welcome, a cup of tea and some home baking such as this delicious traybake helps us to set the mood for our guests upon their arrival. We like to encourage our guests to take a seat in our drawing room, relax awhile and make themselves feel at home. Our home baking helps us […]

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Ariel House Strawberry Shortbreads

The very first Irish berries of 2016 appeared in our kitchen this week and we had no choice but to make our delicious strawberry shortbreads for our afternoon tea guests! The little shortbread biscuits are delicious served plain but with a dollop of cream and some fresh strawberries they are a knockout! Strawberries are such […]

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