St Patrick's Day's Recipes - Holy Cow! Now That Was Tasty!
In many ways, a city like Buffalo needs Irish pubs more than anywhere. The economy in Buffalo often struggles and the weather can force people inside. The best Irish pubs provide a welcoming, affordable and fun experience where you can go to forget the elements outside and realities of everyday life and just enjoy great food, beer and the company of friends and strangers.
Take a virtual trip to Lima, Peru without leaving Houston. Eater Houston's Chef of the Year 2011, Roberto Castre, is offering a six-course tasting menu which includes his ceviche mercado, a passionfruit tiradito, duck confit over cilantro rice, veal osso bucco on puree of purple potatoes, braised slow cooker lamb casserole uk accompanied by Peruvian style risotto, and a delectable chocolate hazelnut custard with white chocolate and pisco.
While D'Arcy McGee's is a pub in Buffalo that makes every effort to be an Irish pub and succeeds and JP Fitzgerald's is a restaurant sports bar and slow cooked lamb casserole Irish pub combined the Shannon Pub is authentically Irish.
This is a very hip, yet not trendy, type of place with a great beer selection. It also attracts some Sabres' fans before and after games, but the main draws are the entertainment, the friendly bartenders and the great bar selections.
Around St. Patrick's Day this is often enjoyed with Irish Stew. The traditional ingredient in the stew is lamb. My family won't touch lamb with a 10 foot pole. We use beef. You can try this recipe or use your family's favorite.
For a more formal dinner party affair, you might not want to go with the gimmicks, but that still doesn't mean you can't stay with the theme. Choose some classy green napkins, candles and simple white flowers to achieve a rustic yet enchanting Irish look. This will accompany your Irish lamb stew nicely.
March 12th is set aside to celebrate Girl Scout Day. Many of us have already purchased our Girl Scout cookies, but if you haven't done so, buy a box or two on March 12th and show your support. Unfortunately, the lemon cookies were recalled on February 26th due to the product not being up to standard. Fortunately, all other Girl Scout cookies have been deemed safe to consume.
For the busy family, there is no shortage of quick dinner ideas that allow for fast, easy and healthy lamb stew from leftover leg of lamb preparation. Cooking can be fun, and need not be stressful if life becomes too busy to prepare elaborate meals each evening.