Category: St. Patrick’s Day

Beef and Guinness Pot Pies

Beef and Guinness Pot Pies! A celebration in a bowl with puff pastry shamrocks for St. Patrick’s Day!  I made Beef and Guinness Pot Pies a couple of weeks ago and put a couple in the freezer in anticipation of St. Patrick’s Day to pull out and bake today! You could use any Irish Stew…

Irish Apple Cake

A sweet ending to your St. Patrick’s Day feast, Irish Apple Cake! From The Complete Irish Pub Cookbook~  Irish Apple Cake for St. Patrick’s Day or with your morning coffee or afternoon cuppa! Apples have been grown in Ireland for centuries–legend has it that St. Patrick planted an apple tree in an ancient settlement outside Armagh city. Today County…

For the Love of the Irish~ Giveaway!

I’m sharing some cookbook love and love of the Irish and giving away The Complete Irish Pub Cookbook! Full of beautiful food and scenery sprinkled in~ I picked up one for myself and one to giveaway in time for St. Paddy’s Day! In addition to best-loved favorites like Irish Stew, Colcannon, Brown Soda Bread with Molasses…

Wearing of the Green~ on Potatoes

I’m not Irish but I’m happy to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with The Wearing of the Green. . .on potatoes. . .  . . .with Spinach Pesto~ and a little fun with Spinach 4-Leaf Clovers~ I’m not lucky when it comes to finding 4-Leaf Clovers, but I did have some luck & fun with baby spinach…

Pot of Gold Irish Potato Soup

I’m not Irish, but I’m happy to pay homage to the potato to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day~ I’ve never met a potato I didn’t like ~ potatoes are my kryptonite~  and I can think of nothing more tragic than a potato famine :) I found a recipe from Southern Living for Irish Potato Soup that I…