Food for Thought is a series of short documentaries that takes the listener on a journey into the diverse cuisine and cultures of contemporary Ireland.
Episode 1: Pancakes or Samba – This programme contrasts the Irish way of marking the onset of Lent – Pancake Tuesday – with the parallel tradition of Carnival. Along the way the programme explores the Brazilian community in Dublin.
Produced by Derek O’ Halloran, the series was made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.
RTÉ Radio 1 Extra Wednesday 14 August at 1.45pm