Read, cook, eat, repeat

Edward has published three cookery books ‘Edward Entertains’, ‘Food to Love’ with O’Brien Press (which was awarded the prestigious Kerry Food Book of the Year) and ‘Food for Friends’ with O’Brien Press. Unfortunately ‘Edward Entertains’ is  sold out but the other books are available to purchase on this site. He is currently putting the finishing touches to his next book, due for release next year.

Published 2016

Food to Love

Whether you’re looking for something simple and delicious to cook on a week night, light bites for a family get-together, or something more elaborate for dinner party, then I have the perfect recipe for you!
I’ve packed my book with my favourite recipes for salads, soups, one-pot wonders, versatile main courses, chutneys & relishes, delicious, crusty breads, al fresco dining suggestions, festive foods, tempting, finger-licking desserts and gorgeous cakes and bakes – I’ve prepared all these dishes time and time again for family and friends – this truly is the food that I love, and I hope you’ll love it too.

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Food to Love

Published 2012

Food for Friends

Staying in is the new going out! To make your home catering enjoyable and hassle free for you and your guests, Food for Friends shows you how to entertain at home in any situation, from casual brunches and cosy suppers to more formal dinner parties, large family events and festive get togethers.
Chapters include Brilliant Brunches, Summer Salads, Sizzling Summer Barbecues, Children’s Birthday Party, Plotting & Planning a Dinner Party, and Home Catering (Christenings, Communions, Confirmations).

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Food for Friends

Edward Hayden is at your service…

Cookery school

Cookery school

Each class is delivered by Edward with his usual sense of passion, fun, knowledge and culinary integrity, and is sure to be enjoyed by all.

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Recipes

Recipes

Check out some of my great recipes using some easy to source ingredients. The recipes won’t take you that long to create in terms of time commitment but are guaranteed to impress your diners!
Add a bit of Edward to your kitchen!

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Books

Books

Edward has published three cookery books. His first self published book, ‘Edward Entertains’ was released in 2008 and is sold out. His next two publications ‘Food to Love’ (which was awarded the prestigious Kerry Food Book of the Year) and ‘Food for Friends’ were published with The O’Brien Press. He is currently putting the finishing touches to his next book, due for release next year.

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Demos

Demos

Over the last 12 years I have acquired a wealth of experience hosting cookery demonstrations around the country at food festivals, hotel function rooms, agricultural shows, school halls as well as many other varied venues. Give us a shout if you would like to arrange a promotional or fundraising cookery demonstration in the future.

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Cookery school

Cookery school

Each class is delivered by Edward with his usual sense of passion, fun, knowledge and culinary integrity, and is sure to be enjoyed by all.

see classes