Keep in mind corned beef in the UK and Ireland is nothing like what you get in the States. Although we are starting to see some US style corned beef in our better delis. It's not an Irish staple it's an American Irish staple.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy