Posts Tagged ‘St. Patrick’s Day’

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

March 16th, 2012

It’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend! And as with all festive holiday weekends, you might find that everyone’s so busy it’s difficult to round all your friends up for a drink at the same time. But the folks at Guinness have trained a sheepdog to do the hard work for you: If you plan to forego […]

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On the Horizon: St. Patrick’s Day – Guinness Truffles

March 15th, 2011

So far, we’ve got drinks, veggies, and a main course… but what about dessert? Thick, foamy and rich Guinness stout seemed to be a natural match for dark chocolate, so I decided to feature it in truffle form. The stew from yesterday’s post doesn’t use an entire can of Guinness, and even though I don’t […]

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On the Horizon: St. Patrick’s Day – Guinness Stew

March 14th, 2011

Veggies and dip are hardly enough for a meal, so in continuation of our St. Patty’s Day exploration, here’s where the beer comes in. Just because I don’t drink it doesn’t mean I can’t enjoy it in other ways! It’s been exceptionally dreary around here for the past few days, and I’ve been craving comfort […]

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On the Horizon: St. Patrick’s Day – Green Goddess Dip

March 13th, 2011

With all the alcohol you will (or will not be drinking, right, DDs and underage folks? No, I’m not your mother!) on St. Patrick’s Day, it’s probably a good idea to incorporate some equally festive food into the celebration and soak up some of the booze. Having often heard of the classic crudite accompaniment Green […]

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On the Horizon: St. Patrick’s Day – Beverages

March 9th, 2011

St. Patrick’s Day is often, for those who celebrate, a day to go out, drink green beer, and bring out our inner lively leprechauns. But what if those of us who aren’t beer drinkers also want a touch o’ the Irish green? These two verdant suggestions, one alcoholic and one rich and wholesome, are both […]

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