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A menu for a Valentine’s Day-themed dinner at the Members’ Restaurant in Leinster House next Tuesday and Wednesday (February 11 and 12) for €25pp.

Price includes roses on arrival ‘for the ladies’ and four courses, which include a steak option and complimentary chocolate truffles.

Prosecco will be sold for €5 a glass.

The courses:

A quick embrace:

Tony’s Cashel blue experience, pickled pear, tossed salad
Baked asparagus, lemon & lime seduction
Dublin bay prawn bisque, brown bread
Fresh beetroot & orange salad, honey & walnut dressing, croutons of love

The proposal:

Romantic duo of cod & salmon, red pepper soubise
Grilled rib eye steak, garlic herb butter
Ricotta & spinach tortellini, oregano & basil pomodora
Tray bake togetherness of chicken breast, preserved lemon & chorizo
Served with Sweet Potato & duchess potato

Sealed with a kiss:

Lover’s shortbread & fresh strawberries, on a bed of rose petals
Exotic Fruit Melody
Cleopatra’s Tiramisu
Passion fruit Mousse, luscious ice cream

Hand roasted coffee and real leaf tea


It’s all well and good these peNOMNOMNOMNOM

Thanks Tumbledry

Pic: Oireachtas.ie

Though it’s not entirely clear what beef they have with each another in the first place, a crew of lovable droids solve their differences ‘the only way dubstep robots know how’.

Made by Fluxel Media and set to music by Nostalgia.


(Hat tip: Paul Quigley)

Mark Hanly writes:

Was just cracking into my grub last night when I realised there was something distinctly familiar about the colour scheme. Quick rearrangement of the spuds and this was the result. Subconscious tricolour dinner…


Tricolour Overload to broadsheet@broadsheet.ie

Beans, again? Yesterday’s kebab remnants? The top layer of the skip out the back of SuperMac’s?

Let’s face it: it can be a real chore deciding what the fuck to make for dinner in the current economic climate.

Finally, help is here in the form of whatthefuckshouldimakefordinner.com.

If you’re wondering what the fuck to make for dinner.

It tells you what the fuck you should make for dinner.