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St. Patricks Day food

Other than the traditional corned beef and cabbage what are some fun festive dishes for St Patty's Day?

 
LadyOsgood

Asked by LadyOsgood at 11:52 AM on Mar. 5, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • Rainbow toast

    All you do is dye milk the colors of the rainbow. Paint it on to your bread. Toast in toaster. Top with favorite toppings! Ours included: Cinnamon sugar, honey, and jam!

    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 12:06 PM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • Shamrock Toasties

    Ingredients:
    Green Pepper
    Cheddar Cheese
    English Muffin


    To make one, slice a green pepper crosswise near the pointed end to get a small, three-lobed shamrock shape. (If your pepper has four lobes, you've got a lucky clover instead.) Cut a small slice for a stem.

    Toast half an English muffin, then top it with a slice of Cheddar and the pepper shamrock. Place the muffin on a tray, then broil it in a toaster oven until the cheese is melted.

    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 12:09 PM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • my last years kids menu included green eggs & ham for breakfast and lunch I found these green spinach tortilla wraps and stuffed them with turkey, green veggies, and a little green goddess dressing. And lime jello for dessert (tacky I know, lol)
    hibbingmom

    Answer by hibbingmom at 11:59 AM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • Shepherds pie made with traditional lamb and HP sauce! yum. I think I will do that this year! Thanks! lol.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 11:57 AM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • I make rainbow cupcakes. It's a little bit of a pain but it's only once a year. Take angel food cupcake mix and make as directed. seperate the batter into 6 equal portions and use food coloring to get the 6 colors of the rainbow (red orange yellow green blue purple). Here comes the tricky part. Layer the 6 colors of batter in the cupcake cups. Frost with white icing for clouds and if you feel like it add gold foil chocolate coins. My kid thinks I'm magic lol
    Nicoles2LilRams

    Answer by Nicoles2LilRams at 12:06 PM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • These are awesome ideas, ladies. My step son & I are both part Irish but, my SO isn't at all. I thought this year we would do some things to celebrate, I've never really celebrated St. Patty's Day. But, I'm looking forward to it. These are SUCH cute ideas :)
    BubbaLuva

    Answer by BubbaLuva at 1:37 PM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • Irish Stew
    1 tablespoon olive oil
    1 small yellow onion -- chopped
    1 1/2 cups baby carrots -- halved lengthwise (or cut, regular carrots)
    6 small white potatoes -- baby or miniature if available, halved or quartered (I love those yukon golds!)
    2 cloves garlic -- minced
    1 1/2 cups cannellini beans, cooked -- (1 can) drained and rinsed (or your own cooked, dried beans)
    2 cups vegetable stock
    1 bay leaf
    1/4 cup dry white wine (I use Guinness, of course)
    2 tablespoons tamari or braggs or soy sauce
    1 teaspoon dried thyme
    salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
    3 large kale leaves -- or other dark leafy greens, chopped, cooked in simmering water to cover until tender, and drained
    Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the onion, cover, and cook until softened, about 5 minutes (I do this in the crock, on high). Transfer the onions to a 4 to 6 quart slow cooker. Add the carrots, potatoes, garlic,
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:27 PM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • celery sticks & cucumber slices with green goddess dressing to dip.
    hibbingmom

    Answer by hibbingmom at 11:57 AM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • Mm..I cannot WAIT for St. Patrick's Day! It's Our favorite Holiday in my Family. My Husband makes THE best corned beef and cabbage. Here's a bump!
    -AJ

    Answer by -AJ at 12:15 PM on Mar. 5, 2011

  • & for snack or goodies st patricks day cookies or cupcakes
    Ricanmami1

    Answer by Ricanmami1 at 12:41 PM on Mar. 5, 2011

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