Category irish

blarney butter

Blarney Butter

1 leaf spinach
3 sprigs parsley
2 sprigs mint
2 sage leaves
3 ounces unsalted butter
1 pinch salt

Finely chop the spinach and herbs. Mix the chopped herbs into the butter with a wooden spoon, beating well. Add the salt, mixing well.

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steak and guinness pie

Steak and Guinness Pie

Serves 4.

1 pound round steak, cubed
1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
Salt and pepper to taste
1 teaspoon brown sugar
1 tablespoon raisins (optional)
5 medium onions, peeled and chopped
1 1/2 cups (300 ml) Guinness Stout
8 slices bacon, chopped
3 ounces lard fresh parsley, chopped
Double crust pie pastry

Cut the steak into bite-size cubes and roll in the salt and pepper seasoned ...

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shamrock meringues

Shamrock Meringues

3 egg whites
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/8 teaspoon cream of tartar
1 drop green food coloring
Vanilla ice cream
Mint sauce

Beat the egg whites in a large bowl with an electric mixer on high until soft peaks form. Add the sugar gradually a tablespoon at a time. Then add the food coloring. Place the mixture in a heavy plastic bag...

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