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Ingredient Mon Mar 16 2009

ISO Irish Eats

I spent a good thirty minutes tonight trying to find my recipe book, which holds a great recipe for Irish Soda Bread that I had planned to post here--but before I go even more beserk and turn my place literally upside down in my search, I'm going to post some St. Pat's fare for you to muse in the meantime:

Corned Beef Meatloaf

Irish Soda Bread Cookies

Crockpot Corned Beef and Cabbage

Colcannon (mashed potatoes with cabbage and ham)

Boxty (potato pancake)

Nigella Lawson's Chocolate Guinness Cake

That book's around here somewhere, dammit.

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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