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This goes great with things like toad in the hole and as a twist on a roast dinner…. that said, I could eat it just on its own!   230 more words

Guinness beef and colcannon shepherds pie.

It’s January, it’s freezing, it’s time for some comfort food.  A good shepherds pie, with super-tender beef and fluffy, creamy mash.  But how about a shepherds pie with a twist? 428 more words

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Blogmas 2017 Day 2

It’s NOT good for you, but it is a holiday food (even if it’s meant for St. Patrick’s Day…lol!)

Colcannon! Cabbage and mashed potatoes with lots of (vegan) butter.

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Champ and Colcannon

There is nothing like living in a country and getting to know the people, their culture, their traditions and their food. For a few years I didn’t know what Champ is and how to cook it. 195 more words


Colcannon, Bangers, and Guinness Stew

Having just returned from Ireland, I felt it imperative to revisit a previous blog and add my hand at Guinness stew.

In honour of Saint Patrick’s Day, I made Colcannon, an Irish dish of cabbage, potatoes, and a whiskey sauce. 478 more words


Halloweens Past by Bernadette O'Reilly

Yesterday I was regaled by memories of Halloweens past.

Apples hanging from a ceiling

Peeling an apple, hoping for an initial to form from the peel. 193 more words