Although we haven't taken a year to immerse ourselves in Ireland, we have occasionally hopped over to the Emerald Isle. Below are a few things we have enjoyed.
Irish Coddle, a traditional Irish stew, is a delicious hearty stew with layers of potatoes, carrots and sausages. We have enjoyed this on many occasions over the cold winter months.
Apple Tart with Potato Crust, this dish is a wholesome traditional dessert.
Traditional Irish Boxty are potato pancakes that are a great way to use up leftover mashed potatoes and make a tasty lunch.
Irish Claddagh Friendship Cards - cards inspired by the Irish symbol "claddagh" that means friendship and love. Included are printable designs for the claddagh, and printable Irish blessings.
How to make a Brigid's Cross, traditional crosses to herald the arrival of spring.
Photograph for page title is credited to Hans Kremers (CC- adapted with overlay)