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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

corned beef, soda bread, a just of tea and a sprig of shamrocks in a tiny brooch vase

I’m caught unprepared this year! Clearly I don’t deserve my Irish heritage. Please check out these excellent Saint Patrick’s Day stuff from other people — Shamrock Badges at Design*Sponge, Bog Tea at Make Grow Gather. (“So in honor of St Paddy’s Day, I suggest that you brew some good, strong Irish tea, carry it outside, and drink in the world.” Lovely!) Corned Beef and Cabbage (which thankfully starts with a package of corned beef) and Caraway Soda Bread, both from Simply Recipes. (All images used above are from their respective sites.)

· comments [6] · 03-17-2010 · categories:holidays ·

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  • 1 Marina // Mar 17, 2010 at 6:00 am

    Happy St Patrick’s Day!! Thanks for the links :)

  • 2 Scraps // Mar 17, 2010 at 6:10 am

    If I hadn’t gone to the grocery store last night and seen the briskets on display I would have been up the creek myself! Instead, our little corned beef brisket is crocking away in the slow-cooker.

    Haven’t made soda bread in an age! Thanks for the reminder!

  • 3 Happy St.Patrick’s Day // Mar 17, 2010 at 8:18 am

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  • 4 s'mee // Mar 17, 2010 at 10:28 am

    I hate to say it, but that soda bread looks a tad like a dry brain. Anyone else seeing that? I’m sure it tastes fabulous, but something’s getting lost in the translation! : )

  • 5 Abby // Mar 17, 2010 at 1:27 pm

    Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Used to be one of my fave holidays as a kid because my fave color was/is green! I made Guinness Brownies to celebrate!

  • 6 Kelly // Mar 17, 2010 at 5:45 pm

    Aw, thanks for the link and praise. Happy St Paddy’s!

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