Tag: irish

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie is an Irish dish made with seasoned ground lamb, carrots, potatoes and peas and topped with mashed potatoes. Can you believe it is March already? I’m trying to figure out where in the world the months are going! While this year is definitely flying by, winter is […]

Scotch Eggs

When we were at Universal Studios we decided to eat lunch at the Leaky Cauldron. I chose the Ploughman’s lunch, only recently having heard of one on an episode of the Barefoot Contessa, and Tom had fish and chips. I was trying to recall the episode and explain to Tom […]

Hot Cross Buns

Does anyone else remember the flute-like instruments called recorders that you were given in second or third grade and you learned how to play music on them? Do they still give these to kids? Anyway, I brought this up because when I think of Hot Cross Buns, I don’t think […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day: Irish Soda Bread Muffins

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I’m wearing green and eating Reuben’s today, but that’s about as far as I go with the celebrations. I’ve never really been a fan of beer and adding food coloring to make it green is just really unappealing to me. I’ve made Irish Soda Bread before […]