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The Irish Yeast Company

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Address: 6 College Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Tiny, old fashioned shop selling baking goods.

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Back in Dublin for another annual conference, I decided to revisit this small, intriguing store. It brings to mind the Irish kitchens of yore with its inventory of bakeware... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 September 2016
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Alexandria, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Back in Dublin for another annual conference, I decided to revisit this small, intriguing store. It brings to mind the Irish kitchens of yore with its inventory of bakeware, housewares, glasses, linens, etc. on full display. Crossing the threshold opens the door into another world that contrasts sharply with today's fast food, homogenous dishes and neon lights. A conversation with... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

A surprise discovery on the way back to the hotel, The Irish Yeast Company, founded in 1894,is delightful spot to rediscover the kitchen of earlier times. Its full assortment of utensils, pots, pan and other cookware no long in vogue among modern cooks and chefs is both intriguing and informative. Missing is the fresh version of yeast, but still the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

A historic legacy in itself ! Open since 1894, as soon as you step in the door, you're met with what was Dublin before consumerism marked it as its central place. As commented by many people, The Irish Yeast Co. is a true gem hidden amongst the gold coins of Dublin. Run by Mr John Moreland, a true gentleman who... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2012

even if you're not interested in baking paraphernalia, I think it's worth taking 5 minutes to drop into this tiny shop in the middle of a city that is changing beyond recognition by the day. They have unfortunately stopped selling fresh yeast, but still stock the dried variety, and all sorts of baking knick knacks. The same two elderly gentlemen... More 

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