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St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day is your chance to play with all the ways you can cook with and enjoy Irish beer. You can make Guinness-braised beef, Guinness chocolate ice cream, Guinness cupcakes, and Guinness cream soda just for starters. We've got all sorts of recipes you can use to celebrate not only the drinks, but also the food, of this verdant island to the east. And while we love the Americanized holiday that almost mandates inebriation, you can honor the culinary traditions of Ireland by making some great soda bread or brown bread, and some Reuben potato skins or garlicky pot roast. Of course fish is also big in this land surrounded by water, and Boston baked beans recall the hub of America's Irish immigrants. And let's not forget all those sheep grazing on the rolling grassy hills: Shepherd's pie is a sound choice for the holiday, and we've got a few different versions, from traditional lamb and mashed potato to using sweet potatoes or kohlrabi, and making the filling vegetarian or beef.
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Need to Bring a Festive Food for a St. Patrick's Day Dinner

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by katya 5 days ago

This is my first time on Chowhound in 10+ years! I'm going to a friend's house for a St. Patrick's Day dinner. What St. Patrick's-y foodstuff should I bring that I can buy locally? (I'm in Silicon ...

Where to for St. Patrick's Day weekend, March 15-17th?

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by gutreactions 9 days ago

We enjoy taking part in some traditional foods & drink. We go out for the meal, and my companion bakes a knockout Irish Soda Bread for munching at home. Dunne's Pub in White Plains is on our list, ...

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Corned beef spices

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by kellyt23 3 days ago

I’m about to begin cooking corned beef and cabbage but am curious about the best way to remove all of the pickling spices once it’s finished. Last year, we got lazy and tried to eat around it, but ...

Which bread to serve with Guinness beef stew?

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by vanessa7 8 days ago

I am trying to decide if I should make Irish Soda bread or a Guinness brown bread to go with a Guinness beef stew for our St. Patrick's Day party. Is it too much Guinness if I make the brown bread?...

St. Patrick's Day house party foods for home base meetup and after party

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by ZoeyCovey 1 year ago

There will be 8 of us. meeting up at my friends house near downtown. We will pre party there, uber in 2 cars out downtown, uber back, after party and sleep over. I get to be in charge of the fo...

Corned Beef & Cabbage HELP!

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by OliveYou2 1 year ago

Has anyone tried Tyler Florence's recipe for Corned Beef & Cabbage? This is my first year making it. Due to some dietary restrictions (mainly salt) and my mom (the cook) being down with the flu, I ...

Please Tell Me Why My Corned Beef Didn't Turn Pink

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by bergenski 1 year ago

7 days ago I was putting a brisket into its brine with 2 tablespoons of saltpetre (potassium nitrate). I accidentally spilled about half of the brine onto the floor. But I was tired so I left the b...

'Erin Go Bragh': where to for St. Patrick's Day?

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

This year St. Patrick's Day falls out on Saturday, March 17th. Where do you like to celebrate in greater Westchester? A favorite restaurant, pub or tavern? What are your favorite traditional Gaelic...

St. Patrick's Day dinner for 75 people

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by SCormier 1 year ago

I need help, I had to buy the corned beef already cook to get the quantity I needed, how much vegetables will I need to buy and how shall I cook them?

St. Paddy's Day 2015 Corned Beef... What's Your Preferred Cut of Choice...and How Do You Plan to Prepare It? Braised or Baked in the Oven or Steamed/

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by fourunder 4 years ago

It's that time of year again...There's currently another thread posted by (Sir zackly) pondering why, or where's the cheap Corned Beef this year. I admit to fancying a good value purchase and stoc...

2017 St. Paddy's Day Corned Beef... Past Threads Bump. Results with Pictures.

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by fourunder 2 years ago

Just thought I'd bump some prior threads with different methods used over the past few years...with pictures. Oven, Stove Top, Baked and Braised. https://www.chowhound.com/post/corned-beef-st-pa...

Just In Time for Saint Patrick's Day!

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by kaleokahu 1 year ago

Ray, brace your shelving! With a 4-leaf clover top domed "designed to lock in flavor by promoting continuous circulation of heat and moisture..." BASTING PETALS! https://www.homeworldbusines...

A few specific Chicago trip questions

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by danna 3 years ago

I'll be in Chicago Mar 16-18, here are a few questions: Staying at Park Hyatt, any great coffee and/or pastry nearby? (intelligentsia outpost?) What about Baker Miller, can you just get a past...

St Paddy's Day Pub

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by Eon 2 years ago

I am looking for a pub in Toronto on the subway line. Must have a great draft list, good food, and preferably doing something to celebrate Saint patties day. Maybe with Irish stouts or ales etc.

Corned Beef

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by jounipesonen 2 years ago

This list was in NYT for Corned Beef ingredients. How can one avoid the NO2 - is there any substitute? What else does the nitrite do besides color? If eaten 'quickly' why do we need the preserving ...

Corned Beef Cuts - Is There a Difference?

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by lrostron 12 years ago

Since we're coming up on St. Patrick's Day, the SO has requested a traditional corned beef dinner. I'm finding a point piece and a blunt or square piece to choose from in the market. Does it make...

ISO advice on cooking already corned beef

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by Deborah R. 2 years ago

Hello -- For the first time in my life, I decided to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. I had hoped to corn a brisket, but was unable to find the right cut from the accessible supermarket, so I ended up ...

Corned beef and Cabbage today St Pattys Day

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by jazziellen 2 years ago

Looking for casual restaurant somewhere near Abington/ Huntington Valley for Corned beef and cabbage tonight for a group of older women(WHo us lol) Not big drinkers so not loud bar setting Would l...

Praise the Lord and Pass the Boiled Potatoes

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by hazelhurst 2 years ago

Word now dat Da Awch-biship OK'd cawn beef fuh Friday. So ya ain't gotta eat crab Imperial or crawfish cardinal or trout meuniere or a variety of other penance foods. This does not affect me bu...