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Concocting Colcannon

Before the destruction of the potato crop, the Kilmartin family in Liam O’Flaherty’s Famine ate potatoes and milk for their meals.  I tried to replicate the recipe, and discovered Colcannon, an Irish potato favorite.   60 more words

"Victuals" by Ronni Lundy

I had no idea that “Victuals” is pronounced vidls or “vittles”.  This is what my husband  affectionately calls “eats” so I found it quite endearing that the cookbook I just received was named as such. 614 more words

Recipe Index

Karl’s Leftovers: Corn Beef Hash

When I make my Sunday meals, I usually make enough for one to three leftover meals. Sometimes this means just the same meal again. Other times I use whatever is left over as the basis for a new dish. 416 more words


Pork Loin with Sweet Potato Colcannon

Pork Loin with Sweet Potato Colcannon 

This is pork loin cooked with mustard and rosemary on a bed of sweet potato and celeriac colannon served with broccoli.   381 more words


Spinach Colcannon



As is often the case, this recipe was inspired by my need to use up some food before it went bad. 222 more words