Stuck For A Dinner Idea… Again? These Are The Insta Pages You Need To Follow

Okurrr, you call me Gordon Ramz after this.


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We all know the pain of coming home from a long day, sitting down, and then realising, “damn, I now have to figure out what to have for dinner.”

Well, what if we told you that not only can we solve this problem but also actually make finding a recipe exciting? Because we’ve got the perfect solution for you with the best Insta pages for dinner recipes so that your scrolling is actually seriously useful.

1. Donal Skehan


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Donal is an Irish cooking legend, and if you’re not following him already, what are you doing? His recipes are easy to prepare and delicious. Why not try something like his Honey Butter Chicken Salad with Blue Cheese & Celery.

2. Chef Adrian


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The Cavan native is making a name for himself in the culinary world. His recipes are sophisticated, but he explains everything perfectly, so you’ll be able to follow along. If you’re looking to impress someone, he’s the go-to with recipes like his tasty Chicken Dan Dan Noddles.

3. Tinnedtoms


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Tinnedtoms, AKA, Jacqueline Meldrum is Scotland’s hottest food blogger and has some brilliant vegan recipes.

If you’re looking for some plant-based alternatives, she’s got you covered with delicious recipes like Roast Miso Aubergine

4. Irish Indian Cooking

Run by an Irish-Indian couple living in Cork, this page has some mouth-watering dishes to get you excited about dinner again. One scroll through their Instagram, and you’ll be daydreaming about food all day. Their Malai Kofta is worth a try (details in photo!)

5. Tell-Tale Food


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Julius Roberts, or Tell-Tale Food as he is better known, is one of the most interesting food pages you could follow. He left London in 2017 to start the journey towards self-sufficiency. As such, his recipes are seasonal dishes with a focus on sustainability. His nduja butter scallops (recipe above) are to die for!

6. Currabinny


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Currabinny is named after the sleepy, picturesque area of Cork, and their recipes match the name. Good ol’ comfort food that will leave you feeling full and sleepy. You can’t go wrong with one of their recipes. Why not give there Crab Claw Salad with Asparagus & Fennel a try (recipe above!)

7. Kwanghic

Chef Kwanghi Chan, or Kwanghic as he is known on Instagram, is the food truck king and has a regular slot on The Six O’Clock Show. His delicious dishes can, of course, be purchased at the Bites by Kwanghi Asian food truck in Deansgrange. But, he also shares plenty of recipes to try yourself, like Garlic & Scallion Chilli Prawns with Spaghetti (recipe above)

8. Madeleine Shaw


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Madeleine is a nutritional therapist, which means you are guaranteed nutritious and delicious recipes. You’ll defo find a recipe you love on her Instagram. Maybe her Courgette, Pesto And Goats Cheese Pizza will be the one for you. (recipe above!)

9. The Food Medic

Dr Hazel Wallace is a professional medical doctor and a nutritionist, so you know her recipes are healthy. Not only will you find amazing dishes but also a lot of nutritional facts to help you better understand the food you eat. Her page is defo worth a visit. You’ll find fantastic recipes like her halloumi fries. (recipe above)

10. Lilly Higgins

Lilly’s Insta is full of gorgeous recipes you’ll be dying to try. As a busy mum of three, all her recipes are simple and can be prepared easily but still taste amazing. Lilly also loves incorporating Irish produce into her recipes, meaning all the ingredients are easy to find. Her Mushroom Orzotto is a must.

Words by Sláine McKenna

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