Traditional Irish Foods to Enjoy on St. Patrick’s Day

Traditional Irish Foods to Enjoy on St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is here, and it’s time to celebrate!

Some may do so with green beer and corned beef, while others may eat green-colored foods for the day. But did you know Ireland is known for its fresh produce, seafood and delicious breads? Well, it’s true. So, in that spirit, here’s a list of traditional Irish foods to try.

Beef stew

Irish soda bread

Irish coffee

Shepherd’s pie

Cured salmon

Corned beef and cabbage

Honey glazed carrots and parsnips

Potato soup

Bread pudding

Bacon and cabbage

Boxty-Irish potato cakes

Irish apple cake

Those are only a fraction of the delicious traditional Irish foods available. And when it comes to Irish dishes, you don’t have to wait until St. Patrick’s Day to enjoy them. These simple family meals can be made anytime of the year. Which one do you plan to try?

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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