Press

Irish Examiner Interview

(June 2017)

We were very honoured to be asked to part-take in a feature interview for The Irish Examiner with Jonathan de Burca Burke in June. Jonathan profiled our business, visited our shop and tested out our new cookie dough with his kids. See the full piece here.

Newstalk National Biscuit Day Feature

(May 2017)

We had a great time with the Newstalk team from the Moncrieff show when we were part of their ‘National Biscuit Day’ piece.
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Coffee Culture Interview

(April 2017)

The lovely folks at Coffee Culture (Alan and team) interviewed us at our cookie shop to talk about coffee, cookies and world domination!

Check out the video here.

Irish Times Feature

(May 2017)

We were delighted to be featured in The Irish Times on their piece on entrepreneurs and third level programmes. Taking part in UCD’s Innovation Academy had a huge impact on helping us to gain the confidence and tools to start our own business. Check out the full piece here .

The Liberties Food Tour

(April 2017)

When Nathaly approached us about getting involved in her new Liberties Food Tour in early 2017 we jumped at the chance. The tour was launched through the AirBnb Experiences programme for Dublin in April 2017 and tours take place every Friday and Saturday. Nathaly takes the group through an unique tour on food, characters and history in The Liberties. Find out more here.

Feature in Canada’s Toronto Star

(March 2017)

We were thrilled to be featured in the Toronto Star’s piece on ‘How to do Dublin in 48 hours’ where they recommended a stop in our Cookie Shop on Thomas Street. Check out the full piece here .

Dine your way around Dublin – Sainsburys

(February 2017)

We were delighted to be featured in Sainsbury’s Magazine and blog. The Sainsbury’s Magazine team deemed our little shop one of Dublin’s top 10 places to dine in Dublin. See the full piece here.

Dublin Drinks Coffee Feature Feature

(March 2017)

The lovely Anna from Dublin Drinks Coffee met up with came to visit us and do a cookie pairing with our coffees, milks and teas. We had lots of fun and came up with this guide to pairing cookies with drinks.

A Rising Tide Lifts all Boats

(February 2017)

We were delighted to be asked by The Journal and Fora for our input on the development of The Liberties in Dublin 8. Check out the full piece here.

Dublin Globe Piece

(February 2017)

Our neighbour Fiach Mac Conghail (CEO at The Digital Hub) did a great interview with The Dublin Globe on doing business in Dublin 8. He mentioned some great places to get your coffee and sweet fix too!. Check out his interviewhere.

Pop Up Shop Coming to O’Connell Street

(November 2016)

We opened our first Pop Up Shop for two weekends in November 2016 in O’ Connell Street, Dublin. It was a great experience and helped us bring our delicious fresh cookies to the city centre. The news was picked up by The Taste.ie on their award winning website. Check out the full piece here.

Dailyedge Feature

(November 2016)

Our Artist in Residence (Jenny Murphy) came up with a very apt sketch for our chalkboard in November. Whatever your political preferences, we think you’ll all get a giggle from this one. The Dailyedge picked it up for one of their features. here.

Women Mean Business Now Magazine Interview

(October 2016)

Fresh after our WMB Sodexo Newcomer Award we were interviewed for the WMB Now Magazine. Elaine talked about our business history, our ambitions and what the award means to us. Check out the full interview here.

Dropbox Interview

(November 2016)

We were delighted to be asked to talk to the team at Dropbox about our business, how we use technology and what advice we would give to other businesses. Check out the full interview here.

Women Mean Business Award

(October 2016)

We were delighted to be named finalist in this year’s Women Mean Business Entrepreneur Awards but totally shocked to be named winners in of the WMB Sodexo Newcomer Award at the awards ceremony and conference at The Shelbourne Dublin! Check out our WMB profile here. We were subsequently featured in The Independent, Irish Tech News, The Irish Times, Silicon Republic and the Women Mean Business Ezine.

Thanks so much to Rosemary and the team and Women Mean Business!

2017 Milk Trends

(November 2016)

Hot off the press. 2017 trends have been announced and flavoured milks are so in! TheTaste.ie reckons our milk range is one to watch – especially our newly introduced Salted Caramel Milk! Check out the full piece here.

Fora.ie Interview

(November 2016)

We were thrilled to be asked by Journal Media’s Business Journalism site, Fora, to talk about our business journey and the lessons we’ve learned along the way. Check out the full piece here.

Feature in RTE Lifestyle

(July 2016)

We were delighted to be featured in RTE’s Lifestyle Blog in July this year. Check out the full piece here.

Lovin’ Dublin Feature

(October 2016)

So this October we got married! We had a fabulous wedding in the heart of our favourite city, Dublin. On the big day we closed the shop (since all our friends were celebrating with us) and put this sign up. Well, Lovin’ Dublin picked it up and created quite a storm! Don’t worry, we were open again on Monday morning :-).

Feature in Travel Ireland Magazine

(October 2016)

We were delighted to be featured inTravel Ireland Magazine in October this year. Check us out on page 36.

Feature in ‘The Snug’ Blog

(September 2016)

We were delighted when we were asked to be featured in The Public House blog, The Snug, in September this year. Elaine had a lovely chat with John about our business and what our big plans are! Check out the full interview here.

Fountain Resource Group Interview

(August 2016)

FRG’s Jacqueline Spain came to our little shop for a visit and wrote this lovely article which she posted on FRG and News on the Corner. Thank you Jacqueline :-).

Cookies and Nookie for Pride

(June 2016)

The lovely folks at Yelp.ie asked us to do a very special event for them in associated with The Dublin Food Porn Festival to celebrate The Dublin Pride Festival 2016.

We had a fantastic evening decorating classic and chocolate shortbread cookies. There were prizes too for ‘Pridiest’, ‘Master Cookie Decorator’ and ‘God Loves a Trier’. We kept our energy levels up with blackberry shortcake cookie sandwiches and cookie and coffee milk cocktails… Delish…

Dublin Drinks Coffee Review

(July 2016)

Dublin Drinks Coffee’s Anna came to our little shop for a visit and was so impressed she wrote this lovely review. Thank you Anna :-). See the full piece here.

Dublin Cookie Company

Food and Wine Magazine Six Page Spread

(June 2016)

We were so thrilled when the folks at Food and Wine Magazine approached us to do a special six page feature on cookies for their summer edition. We featured some great cookie recipes including our Strawberry Shortcake Cookie, Lemon Burst Cookie, Flour-less Double Chocolate Cookie, Peanut Butter Whoopie Pie, Raspberry Hazelnut Shortbread Cookie and our Strawberry Milk.

Lovin’ Dublin name our Cookie Shop in top 7 spots to explore in Dublin

(June 2016)

Lovin’ Dublin list us in the top 7 places to explore in Dublin. Not bad! See the full piece here.

Our Iced Coffee named in the Top Seven in Dublin

(May 2016)

The very wise Anna from Dublin Drinks Coffee named our Iced Coffee selection in the top seven in Dublin. See the full piece here.

Lovin’ Dublin name our Cookie Shop in their top list of things to do

(May 2016)

Our lovely little cookie shop was featured in Lovin’ Dublin’s list of new places to visit in May 2016. See the full piece here.

Failte Ireland Listings

(May 2016)

We are delighted to announce that Failte Ireland have listed on their Discover Ireland, Visit Dublin and Ireland.com websites and that we are part of the ‘Dublin – A Breadth of Fresh Air‘ campaign.

Our Cookies are one of the Top Five Sweet Treats at Taste of Dublin this year

(May 2016)

The very savvy folks at The Irish Independent were quick to name our cookies in the top 5 sweat treats at this year’s Taste of Dublin Festival. Find out more here.

Cookie Shop Review

(April 2016)

The lovely folks at The Recommended took the time to come visit our cookie shop and write a lovely piece on their experience. See the full piece here.

Our cookie shop is named in the Top Three Sweet Spots in Dublin

(April 2016)

We were thrilled to have our little cookie shop named in the top three sweet treat spots in Dublin by Purity Belle. See the full piece here.

Dublin Cookie Company Food and Wine April 2016

Feature in Food and Wine Magazine

(April 2016)

The prestigious Food and Wine Magazine featured us in their April edition for the opening of our cookie shop. Check it out!

Feature in Woman’s Way

(March 2016)

 

The writers at Woman’s Way we very excited to hear about our new cookie shop. So much so that they featured us in their fantastic magazine.

Dublin Cookie Company Womans Way Feature March 2016

Interview with Erica Bracken

(March 2016)

 

Erica from the international award winning TheTaste.ie magazine interviewed us just before we opened the doors to Ireland’s first cookie shop. See the full interview here.

TheTaste.ie joined us for the launch of our cookie shop!

(March 2016)
The lovely folks at thetaste.ie joined us for the opening of our first (and Ireland’s first) cookie shop in the historic and cultural hub that is The Liberties, Dublin. We had a fantastic day with loads of support from the local community, friend and family. We even had a flash mob who sang Beautiful Day – and a beautiful day it was. Read the full article here.

Today FM interview The Dublin Cookie Co

Interview on TodayFM’s Sunday Business Show

(March 2016)
The morning after the big cookie shop opening, Elaine caught up with Conall O’ Morain on TodayFM’s Sunday Business Show to talk about opening Ireland’s first cookie shop. Listen back here.

Erica Bracken from TheTaste.ie talks to us about our upcoming cookie shop

(March 2016)

We caught up with Erica in the building site that was to be our cookie shop to talk about our upcoming opening and our plans for the shop. Read the full piece here.

The folks at The Irish Mirror are eager to get to our cookie shop

(February 2016)
The staff at The Irish Mirror are salivating at the thought of our cookie shop. Not long to go now! Opening March 5th at 12pm.  See the full article here.

Lovin Dublin are excited to get to our cookie shop

 

Lovin Dublin are thrilled to hear that Ireland’s first cookie shop will be opening in The Liberties, Dublin. Read the full article here.

Teeling Whiskey and The Dublin Cookie Company Pairing

(March 2016)
We are thrilled to be teaming up with our neighbours at Teeling Whiskey for this fantastic evening of cookies and whiskey. The whiskey and cookie pairing evening will take place on Thursday 3rd March at 6.30pm in the alchemy room at Teeling. The event is feature in the Teeling Times.

The Irish Independent got wind of Ireland’s first cookie shop and they can’t wait

(February 2016)

The staff at The Irish Independent are thrilled to see a new specialist business open in the historic Liberties quarter in Dublin. They love cookies too :-) Read the full article here.

Buzz.ie are ‘incredibly excited’ about Dublin’s first ever cookie shop

(February 2016)
The Buzz.ie guys are counting down the days to the opening of our cookie shop! See the full article here.

Spin 1038 are hot on the trail of our new cookie shop

(February 2016)

The spinis are dying to get their hands on some freshly made cookies in our new shop. Not long to wait now. March 5th grand opening! Read the full article here.

98FM’s cookie monster is ecstatic to learn about our new cookie shop

(February 2016)
Once Dublin’s 98FM got wind of our new cookie shop, they featured us on their website – along with the legend that is…. The Cookie Monster. Find out more here.

The Daily Edge is getting excited about our new cookie shop!

(February 2016)

Elaine spoke to Nicola Byrne at The Daily Edge about the company’s upcoming plans to open a cookie shop. Read the full article here.

The Dublin Cookie Co’s new home in the Liberties, Dublin 

(February 2016)
The lovely people at Libertiesdublin.ie featured our move to the area on their website. See the full piece here.

Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fair

(February 2016)

Jenny helping to launch the Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fair 2016. The fair will take place in the Convention Centre in Dublin between February 5th and 7th. We will be there with some new fun boozy cookies!
For more on the launch see the write up from Menupages and Hotpress

The Dublin Cookie Co

Youtube Channel Facts tries out some of our Christmas Cookies 

(December 2015)
Facts got in touch with us in December asking if we could help them out with their next video featuring American Christmas Cookies.

Jenny, of course, jumped at the chance to come up with some new recipes based on some traditional American Christmas Cookies: the Snickerdoodle, Spicy Ginger Snaps, Decorated Sugar Cookies and Chocolate Snowballs.

These guys seemed pretty happy about it :-)  

Meet the Taste Makers – Interview with FEED

(December 2015)

Shane, the brains behind Irish company Feed interviewed us for his ‘Meet the Taste Makers‘ blog in December 2015. We agreed on most answers but sometimes we had to give two. Just to be awkward :-). See the interview here.

Shane even got us to agree on a playlist (well really we picked 5 of our favourites each). You’ll find that here.

Feed is a company to watch. They produce awesome salads and have an amazing ethos.

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Jenny giving a talk at UCD Innovation Academy

(December 2015)
As both of us are big believers in education and learning from others, we love getting opportunities to meet other entrepreneurs.

Jenny was therefore delighted to give a talk to the class on the UCD Innovation Academy programme in December.

Ireland’s Tastiest Cookies

(December 2015)

In celebration of National Cookie Day The Daily Edge put together a list of the top 17 cookies in Ireland. We featured not only at number 1 with our Carrot Cake Cookie Sandwich, but also at number 3 with our Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie! Find out more here

Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Business of Food: Turning Ideas into Invoices

(November 2015)
‘The Brains of the operation’ as we call her, Elaine, was delighted to be invited to sit on panel for the fantastic Dublin Food Chain event on ‘The Business of Food: Turning Ideas into Invoices’ at Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT).

Topics included: Latest Trends in the Food Industry, Innovation in Agri-Food Technology, Third Level R&D Collaboration, New Business & Entrepreneurship and Developing New Ideas. Each member of the panel was interviewed before the event for their company story – here’s the video.

Click here for event information, photos and video.

Interview with Conall O Móráin on Today FM

(November 2015)

We were thrilled to meet Conall and the team at Today FM’s Sunday Business Show to talk cookies, cookie dough and our cookie company plans!

Today FM interview The Dublin Cookie Co
The Dublin Cookie Co

Cookies & Craft Beer Masterclass

(October 2015)
We had a fantastic time giving our Cookies & Craft Beer Masterclass at Christchurch Cathedral as part of Taste City Fusion 2015 – a Taste of Dublin event.

Our blog was even picked up internationally by The Craft Beer Chronicle :-).

Announcement of the Blas na hEireann Finalists 2015

 

The Dublin Cookie Company was proud to learn that its Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie was short-listed for a Blas na hEireann Irish Food Award in 2015 making it to the final five.

For more see our blog.

Lovin Dublin Summer Brunch Photos

 

We were delighted to be one of the featured producers at the Lovin’ Dublin Summer Brunch 2015. Here’s some photos of the event.

Review from Sarah Smyth from ‘What Sarah Ate’ – The Irish Craft Beer and Cider Festival August 2015

 

“We tried the salt caramel, chocolate and beer and apple cider cookies. They were really good so we got a box of cookies to bring home!”

Review from Vicky Kavanagh ‘Life of a Blackbird’ – The Big Grill 2015

 

“If you do one thing in the next week, try these cookies.”

Interview with Lucinda O’ Sullivan – The Independent

 

We met Lucinda at Taste of Cavan in August. Here’s what she had to say.

Review from Farrah Sallam ‘Hues & Wanderlust’

 

“There’s nothing artificial used and even the caramel is made in-house with Jenny’s recipe; no wonder they’re the only cookies that truly tasted homemade to me compared to everything else I tried in Dublin”

Announcement of the Great Taste Awards 2015

 

The Great Taste Awards have been announced and there’s very exciting news! We are award winners!

Recommendation at Body & Soul 2015

 

The very smart people at Gourmet Grazing recommended our Carrot Cake Cookie Sandwiches at Body & Soul 2015. 

Temple Bar Fiestaval

 

In August we were part of the Temple Bar Fiestaval in Meeting House Square Temple Bar Dublin.

We were even featured in their promotional video and on their website :-).

Recommendation at Longitude 2015

 

We were thrilled to make the Daily Edge’s list of ‘STALLS YOU SIMPLY HAVE TO VISIT’ at Longitude 2015.

Taste of Dublin Interview

 

At The Taste of Dublin this year, we were interviewed by Richard Donelan of IrishStartUpTV. Here’s what happened.

Review from Jessica Wilkie ‘Rouge Writing Hood’ – Taste of Dublin 2015

 

Jessica offers up some thoughts on the Taste of Dublin, and our cookies are on her list!

Review from Niamh at ‘Picture This Dublin’

 

“You know that warm and fuzzy feeling you get eating a delicious M&S cookie? Well imagine that, only better, AND Irish”

Nationwide Interview

 

We we thrilled to be invited to interview on RTE’s Nationwide TV show at the St. Stephen’s Green Christmas Market in Dublin 2014.

Here’s the clip where we are featured on the show.

We were also listed in the top 10 attractions at the market by Dublin Town.

Irish Beer Festival Interview

 

We had a fabulous time at the Irish Craft Beer and Whiskey Festival in March at the RDS.

Emmet Ryan from the Sunday Business Post interviewed Elaine while he was covering the event.

Homefuel.ie also attended the event and profiled us in their blog.

Smithfield Market Interview

 

We sometimes trade at Smithfield Market Fair and the lovely guys there shoot videos from time to time.

Here’s one where Jenny is interviewed.

Yelp Review

 

Our stall was featured on Yelp’s review of the fabulous Merrion Square Market in Dublin here and here :-)