Food Is Life... With Daniella Moyles

Daniella loves travelling, gin and everything from Bali. If you're taking her for coffee, make sure you've got two protein balls from Blazing Salads on you. 

What’s your favourite dish?

A black rice salmon or tuna and avocado norimaki roll with a side of miso and seaweed. Delish!

What’s your favourite cuisine?

Asian or vegan.

Best place to grab breakfast in Ireland?

Happy Food @ Yoga Hub on Camden Place.

Best place to grab lunch in Ireland?

The Happy Pear in Greystones. 

Best place to have dinner in Ireland?

Taste @ Rustic Stone if it's an occasion or Yamamori for day-to-day dining.  

Best place to get coffee in Ireland?

Kaph on Drury St, then I fly across the road to Blazing Salads and pick up some of their protein balls. The perfect coffee break duo.

Best place to get a cocktail in Ireland?

VCC in Temple Bar for that glam girls' night pre-drinks. 

Best shop/ supermarket to grab bits for a home-cooked dinner?

Fallon & Byrne for the glam stuff, Evergreen on Camden St. for the fruit and veggies.

What’s your favourite meal to make at home?

My homemade chunky granola because it leaves the kitchen smelling divine.

Who’s your favourite cook/ chef?

Gareth Mullins @ The Marker.

Do you have a favourite recipe book?

Alchemy Cafe in Ubud have a raw vegan 'uncook book' that I bought while travelling around Bali, it's my bible now.

Favourite restaurant you’ve ever been to?

Alchemy Cafe in Ubud! If you ever find yourself in Bali, go! 

What city, from your travels, has the best food?

Starting to sound like a broken record now but Bali in general has the BEST health food scene I've ever experienced!

What’s your favourite ingredient to use in cooking?

I'm a big fan of bitter foods like pickles and capers, if I can get them into a dish I will. 

Best place (or website) to get gorge bits for the kitchen?

Stock Design Homeware or the Dublin Flea for bits and bobs.

Favourite dessert?

Cheesecake! (until I found out I'm dairy intolerant, devo).

Favourite tipple?

A good old reliable G&T (Hendricks only please & thanks).

What six people would make up your dream dinner party?

Rihanna, Jack Karouac, Louis CK, Tina Fey, Russell Brand and some filthy ride like Brad Pitt or Cody Simpson (guilty pleasure) to make up the numbers. 

What food/ ingredient do you detest?

Dairy and eggs because I'm intolerant to both so they make me feel sick. Bleugh.

Daniella is a presenter on Spin1038 and one half of The Travel Two.