Create the perfect Festive Favourites with Neven Maguire’s TV Christmas Special

Award-winning chef Neven Maguire’s highly anticipated ‘Home Chef’ Christmas Special will be broadcast on RTÉ 1, Monday, December 9th at 8.30 pm.

A must-view for all Christmas cooks, this special programme will feature Neven demonstrating his favourite festive recipes, including a delicious prawn cocktail, traditional glazed ham, mouth-watering turkey breast in buttermilk, and a sinful chocolate sensation dessert!

Having fulfilled a long-held dream opening his first cookery school, the Neven Maguire Cookery School, in Blacklion, Co. Cavan, Neven has also just finished filming his sixth series for RTÉ television which will be broadcast early 2014. Titled ‘Home Chef’ the series has also been picked up by America’s PBS (Public Broadcasting Service) and has been broadcasting across the states since November. ‘Home Chef’ is also broadcast in the UK.

His eleventh cook book, The Nation’s Favourite Food, is also out now to excellent review.



About Neven Maguire:

Award-winning chef, Neven Maguire, is proprietor/Head Chef of MacNean House & Restaurant in Blacklion in Co. Cavan. Neven began cooking at 12 years of age in the kitchen of the restaurant which was then run by his parents. Neven took over MacNean House & Restaurant in 2001 and it is now one of Ireland’s top restaurants, consistently winning awards for both its cuisine and service. Neven is regarded as one of Ireland’s most talented and innovative chefs and is credited with raising the awareness of many top quality Irish food producers and of cooking with seasonal produce.