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St Patty’s Corned Beef with Rustic Veggies and Port Jeff Brewing Company Pale Ale


Oh yeah, St. Patrick’s Day is March 17th, and that can only mean one thing. Getting drunk at 9 am??  No…….well, maybe..but it’s a “day for wearing of the green” and other kick-ass Irish traditions, like making Irish soda bread, watching the parade on tv,  listening to Irish music and ..ok, getting drunk early in [...]

Slow Cooker Winter Tomato Sauce.

pasta sauce

There’s nothing like it…nothing. Coming home, opening your front door and before you say can a single word, you are hit with an amazing aroma. An aroma that can only penetrate the entire house from a slow cooker. The smell that brings you back to childhood, the scent that unearths old memories of family gathered [...]

Fish for Lent. Not Like your Mom Used to Make.

TGIF! Thank God It’s Fish!!!!!! That’s right….it’s that time of year again for us good Catholics, Lent. On the culinary side of the coin it means eating fish on Friday and abstaining from meat. As I was thinking about what I wanted to make I decided to look back at some of my older posts [...]