Rich, moist, fruity and fragrant with brandy, this moist Christmas cake is best served with a cup of tea or a mug of good coffee. The fruit mixture can be used as a base for puddings or a filling for mince pies.
Whether you want to celebrate St Patrick's Day like a true Irishman or are going all out with a green-hued feast, these recipes have you covered. There's everything from traditional Irish recipes like soda bread rolls, hearty stews and boxty to gorgeous green soups, surprisingly filling salads and delicious pastas packed with veggies. We even have your easy party food sorted with our zucchini fritters and beef and Guinness pies.
Celebrate St Paddy's Day in true Irish style with one of our traditional dessert recipes straight from the Emerald Isle! We have everything from Irish coffee and brandy snaps to a gorgeous Guinness fruit cake. Or, if you prefer, deck your table out with all manner of verdant delights from our choc-mint bombes and pina colada cupcakes. We also have adults-only drinks to get your party started as well as an extravagant rainbow of cupcakes with a pot o' gold at the end for the kids.
It may be a bit tricky to pick but trust us when we say that Irish cuisine is comfort food at its very best. With melt-in-your mouth beef and lamb dishes, beautiful breads and rich cakes, you're sure to be in for a warming, hearty and nourishing meal every time. And this wouldn't be an Irish recipe collection without Ireland's most famous brew! Try our Guinness-marinated rump steak or beef and Guinness pies for dinner and then finish off with a traditional Irish coffee for dessert.