St. Patrick’s Day is a great opportunity to try cooking traditional Irish fare. Resist the temptation to dye your mashed potatoes green this year; and try to make a delicious traditional Irish meal that doesn't contain artificial colors.
Here are 10 delicious Irish dishes for a traditional Irish St. Patrick’s Day dinner:
- Irish soda bread
- Corned beef and cabbage
- Shepherd’s pie
- St. Patrick’s Day cupcakes
- Irish fried cabbage
- Irish potato candy
- Beef and Irish stout stew
- Apple shortbread pie
- Irish potato griddle cakes: Boxty
- Irish beer bread
Sounds like some good old fashion comfort food, doesn't it? Your family will be very excited to try a new and flavorful dinner. If you really want to make something in the meal green, either place a St. Patrick’s Day cupcake at each place setting or put a little green food coloring in water or milk.
For family fun activities, try:
Have fun with your family on the day that everyone is Irish, and the days leading up to it. Start a new tradition of trying new traditional Irish recipe each year.
Have a fun and filling St. Patrick’s Day!
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