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Celebrate Easter with Avonmore

March 16th, 2016

  Celebrate Easter with Avonmore, the cream that makes Easter, by entering our competition to win a €250 One4All Voucher! Easter is a great time for family fun, and what better place to start than in the kitchen! Mixing, mashing, pouring and splashing – cooking and baking can be lots of fun, and even more when little hands help! Avonmore Cream range is an essential ingredient to have in your kitchen whether cooking a family dinner or baking Easter treats. Drizzle and dollop to create tasty dishes bursting with flavour! With the choice of Avonmore Fresh Cream, Cooking Cream and Whipped Cream to name a few, Avonmore  Cream truly is the cream that makes Easter To be in with a chance to win simply enter here.

Introducing New Caramel Whipped Cream

December 2nd, 2015

Introducing our New Limited Edition Avonmore Caramel Whipped Cream. Avonmore Caramel Whipped Cream is the newest addition to our cream range. We have taken our delicious freshly whipped cream and infused it with ‘Christmas Caramel’ to bring you a fabulous new festive flavour. It is the perfect accompaniment to all of your festive desserts this Christmas. Infused with caramel flavour, Avonmore Caramel Whipped Cream is perfect over mince pies, puddings… or simply straight from the pot! A delicious, luxurious spoonful of Avonmore Caramel Whipped Cream is also the perfect addition to festive hot drinks – the options are endless! Make sure to look out for Avonmore Caramel Whipped Cream amongst the wider Avonmore Cream range in your local supermarket, which includes other festive favourites, such as Brandy Cream and Baileys Cream. Avonmore – it’s the cream that makes Christmas! Check Keep Reading →

Introducing Our New Avonmore Premium Soup Range

October 7th, 2015

Is there anything more wholesome and comforting than a bowl of fresh soup? At Avonmore, we love to take the finest, freshest ingredients and transform them into deliciously satisfying soups full of nourishing goodness- and that is exactly what we did when making our New Avonmore Premium Soup Range. We’re introducing our exciting new range of great tasting soups, made using nature’s best ingredients from the No.1 Irish Fresh Soup brand. These soups are made in Kilkenny using unique recipes based on traditional favourites with a premium twist. They come in a microwaveable pot, which makes them ideal for lunchtime occasions! The Avonmore Premium Soup range includes the following delicious flavours:  Slow Cooked Chicken & Vegetable Soup Select Vegetable with Italian Flat Leaf Parsley Soup Vine Tomato & Aged Italian Parmesan Soup. Slow Cooked Chicken & Vegetable Soup is a Keep Reading →

Winter Warmers with Avonmore Cooking Cream

September 16th, 2015

1. Chicken Sweetcorn and Green Chilli Chowder Click here     2. Cream of Butternut Soup Click here     3. Chicken and Broccoli Bake Click here      4. Neven Maguire’s Creamy Chicken Korma Click here     5. Cottage Pie Click here      

Top 3 tips for the perfect family picnic!

July 15th, 2015

Have a ‘Ready to Go’ Picnic Bag The secret to having a spontaneous family picnic is to be prepared. Having a bag filled with picnic essentials like paper/plastic plates and cups, flask, wipes, sunscreen and a blanket, makes it so much easier to get everything else prepared. A picnic hamper is ideal but if you don’t have one, use a cooler bag or back pack. If you really want a picnic basket, Avonmore is currently running a fabulous on-pack promotion to win a luxury picnic basket and blanket – just pick up a special bottle of Avonmore Fresh Cream and you could be in with the chance of winning! Get the kids involved Kids love being given the opportunity to cook, so why not let them get involved in preparing their own picnic goodies. Give the kids little jobs like Keep Reading →

Summer Whipped Cream

May 29th, 2015

Inspired by sunshine and summertime fun, we’ve taken our delicious freshly whipped cream and added a delightful burst of vanilla to bring you the ultimate summer taste. With all the flavour of vanilla ice-cream and the luxurious velvety texture of cream, Avonmore Summer Whipped Cream is the perfect accompaniment to your favourite summer dessert. Summer Whipped Cream is perfect with strawberries, Eton mess or even as a replacement for ice-cream in a knickerbocker glory. Ideal for picnics as it doesn’t have to be frozen, just pop it in a cooler bag and it’s good to go. Summer Whipped Cream appeals to both adults and kids alike & making it perfect for any family occasion. This limited edition product will only be available until the end of August, so grab it while you can. Why not try some today and be Keep Reading →

Our Monthly Recipes

April 16th, 2015

With May just around the corner, and the first batch of strawberries being harvested, now is the perfect time to try out some new desserts, using the freshest produce. Why not try your hand at our delicious rhubarb sponge by celebrity chef Rozanne Stevens, filled with tasty rhubarb that is now in its prime. With just 20 minutes of prep time and 45 minutes to cook it’s perfect for lazy summer afternoons, all you have to decide is whether you would like to enjoy it with Avonmore Fresh Dessert Cream or Luxury Custard. Check out our other recipes of the month which are strawberry shortcakes, the perfect dish for your first strawberries of the season and our crab tart, which is light, filling and bursting with flavour.

WINNERS

April 3rd, 2015

Congratulations to the winners of 5 x Hampers & Co. Gift Baskets: Deirdre Barton Vivienne O’Brien Kathy Savage Kevin Cockburn Moria O’Mahony Thank you to everyone who entered.  

An Alternative Easter Feast

March 18th, 2015

If you are planning cooking an Easter Feast and you do not want to cook meat or want to try something different we have the perfect menu for you. Get all the tips you need for cooking for a crowd here Starters: A beautiful light smoked salmon starter, created by Kevin Dundon, will be sure to impress your guests Click Here   Mains: A beautiful pan fried hake with lemon butter sauce Click Here   Dessert: Indulge in our triple chocolate Easter cake served with Avonmore Fresh Dessert Cream Click Here

Top 5 Avonmore Easter Desserts

March 18th, 2015

Indulge this Easter with our Top 5 Easter Desserts 5. A delicious carrot cake that’s not just for Easter Click Here     4. Our indulgent triple chocolate Easter cake is every chocolate lovers dream Click Here     3. Our beautiful passionfruit cream posset created by Rozanne Stevens is light and will go down a treat with your guests Click Here     2. Try our coffee chocolate meringues for the perfect after dinner delight Click Here     1. One of our favourite’s is our Easter Egg Chocolate Tart. Both adults and children alike will love this dessert Click Here

Planning Your Easter Feast

March 18th, 2015

If you are planning to cook for a crowd this Easter the first rule is – don’t panic. The key to cooking for a crowd is planning and preparation. Plan your whole meal from start to finish. Work out what dish you are going to have for starters, mains and of course dessert. Make sure these are dishes you have tried before so you are comfortable making them. Choose dishes you can make ahead even if it’s just the starter and desserts. This will save on time and stress during the day. Once you have planned your meal, write a shopping list – this will prevent overspending, impulse buys and food wastage. If you are cooking meat go to your local butcher as you can always great value and your local butcher will always have great tips on how to Keep Reading →

Here are our top 5 picks for you to enjoy on St Patrick’s Day

March 4th, 2015

Sizzling Steak & Mustard Sauce Click Here     Creamy Sage & Mustard Pork Chops Click Here     Roast Lamb with Mint Cream Sauce Click Here     Cottage Pie Click Here     Goulash Click Here Happy St Patrick’s Day!

Top 5 Mother’s Day Desserts

March 4th, 2015

Here are our Top 5 Mother’s Day desserts that will go down a treat.     Pavlova Click Here     Passionfruit Cream Posset Click Here     Chocolate Pots & Nutty Biscuits Click Here     Full of Flavour Shortcake Click Here     Strawberries & Cream Click Here

Mother’s Day Treat

March 4th, 2015

Mothering Sunday comes around once a year, it’s a time for us all to show our Mums how much they mean to us. Why not treat your Mum to a home cooked meal that will be sure to impress her. As you will want to spend time with your Mum and not slaving away in the kitchen all day we have put together a quick and easy menu.   Starters: Click Here     Mains: Click Here     Dessert: Click Here     Happy Mother’s Day

Pancake Tuesday

February 13th, 2015

Frying pans at the ready and get ready to start flipping! Pancake Tuesday falls on 17th February this year. Also known as Shrove Tuesday the tradition started as it is the day before the first day of Lent. It is celebrated with stacks of pancakes or crepes topped with delicious sauces and toppings. We have put together our top 3 pancakes: 3.) Pancakes with Raspberry Sauce Click Here     2.) Mini Blueberry Pancakes Click Here     1.) Pancakes with Chocolate & Cream Click Here

Cook With Avonmore is now on Instagram!

February 5th, 2015

Why not head on over to our brand new instagram page to check out our competition? With one hamper to be won every week for the next six weeks why don’t you try your hand at a new recipe or an old favourite? All you have to do is upload your creation using Avonmore products to be in with a chance to win. Instagram Terms and Conditions Open to entrants from the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland only. Competition will commence on February 2nd 2015 and will conclude on March 2nd 2015. Glanbia plc. Takes no responsibility for posts that fail to reach us. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. Weekly winners will be announced on our Instagram page every Monday for the previous week. Each entrant also confirms that anyone depicted in an entry has given Keep Reading →

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