St. Patrick’s Day

beef stew with grains

Ancient Grains Beef Stew

This easy-to-assemble slow cooker stew is everything you want on a cold day. Hearty and heartwarming, it’s packed full of tender chunks of beef, two ultra-wholesome ancient grains, and a host of wintry root vegetables. 

Corned beef cooked and sliced on a cutting board

5 Tasty Ideas for St. Patrick’s Day Leftovers

One of the most intimidating things about holidays is the heaping piles of leftovers. What was delicious and exciting at dinner the first-go-round often becomes tired and boring when you’re reheating it for the umpteenth time. Leftovers don’t have to be a burden. Contrary to some opinions, dinner remains can […]

corned beef cabbage potatoes and carrots

What is Corned Beef and How Do You Cook It?

Corned beef brisket is most often associated with St. Patrick’s Day—especially when combined with cabbage and potatoes. And although the traditional “boiled dinner” does trace its roots to Irish-Americans celebrating the patron saint of the Emerald Isle, the dish isn’t exactly traditional Irish fare. In fact, corned beef can be […]

corned beef and cabbage plated

Corned Beef and Cabbage Boiled Dinner

Craving corned beef? This boiled dinner recipe is easy to follow and makes a delicious corned beef brisket with cabbage and carrots. Enjoy on St. Patrick’s Day or any time! Learn more about corned beef and some other ways to cook it here.

corned beef and cabbage with carrots and potatoes

Corned Beef and Cabbage Feast (And How to Spice It Up)

You may have outgrown green beer, but it’s still fun to pull together a St. Patrick’s Day celebration in honor of Irish culture and heritage. Soda bread, lamb stew, seafood pie, colcannon are all good places to start, but without corned beef and cabbage, are you really doing St. Patrick’s […]

guiness beef stew recipe

An Easy St. Patrick’s Day Menu

It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day. And while many people usually associate celebrations of Ireland’s patron saint with pints of Guinness, glasses of whiskey, and other potent potables, traditional Irish cooking (or the Americanized take on it) is also a central element of enjoying St. Pat’s Day. If you’re like many Americans, […]

gluten free beef stew

GF Irish Beef Stew

Hearty Irish stew is made gluten-free with some easy substitutions, and it’s make in the slow-cooker for ultra-tender beef and veggies.