Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Are you ready for the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival 2017? It is coming to Cork from October 27th to 30th 2017. To get you in the spirit, I am sharing a few videos from last year's festival. You can also peek at previous posts about the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival. Check out the schedule for this... Continue Reading →


Electric Mall Mixer

One of my favorite things about when I lived in Washington, D.C. was happy hour. Once a week, my colleagues and I would meet at a chosen watering hole for an early dinner and drink to enjoy each other's company outside of work. There was a balance to it and we all looked forward to those... Continue Reading →

Knockout Pizza at Cork Jazz Weekend Market

I'm jet-lagged from the long visit to the States and tiring trip back, so this morning I finally went out in search of sustenance. With the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival this weekend, I had plenty of options. My usual falafel wrap guy wasn't at the Cornmarket Saturday market, so I went browsing for something new. Fortunate for... Continue Reading →

Special Jazz Weekend Sunday Brunch at Fenn’s Quay

Brunch may have been around for decades but Fenn’s Quay Restaurant, located on Sheares Street in Cork City Centre, is jazzing it up this Sunday from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Executive Chefess Kate Lawlor created a delectable brunch menu featuring local ingredients in classics, like Eggs Benedict with Rosscarbery Rashers, Eggs Florentine (available with... Continue Reading →

Guinness Jazz Festival

Saturday evening, we went to the Franciscan Well Autumn Beer Festival and last night we went to one of the performances as part of the Guinness Jazz Festival. Don Baker was performing at The Bailey. Excellent music and truly enjoyable weekend. We also turned back our clocks last night and are enjoying a bank holiday... Continue Reading →

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