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BBC Good Food's Irish recipes are perfect for a comforting family dinner or for entertaining friends. Treat yourself to soda bread or a hearty stew

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  • Irish stew

    Irish stew

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.63 ratings

    The trick with this classic one-pot is to use a cheaper cut of meat, which means you’ll skimp on price but not quality

  • Irish apple tart

    Irish apple tart

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.10 ratings

    This recipe is based on the apple pie that chef Richard Corrigan's mother used to make every St Patrick's Day

  • Guinness chocolate pudding with cream on top

    Guinness chocolate puddings

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.9 ratings

    Bake our indulgently boozy chocolate puddings with just five ingredients. Perfect for a dinner party if you're celebrating on St Patrick's Day – or at any time of year

  • Irish whiskey old fashioned served in a tumbler glass

    Irish whiskey old fashioned

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Add a twist to an old fashioned and use elderflower cordial in place of the usual orange. It’s a sophisticated cocktail to add to a dinner party

  • Soda farls on a wire rack

    Soda farls

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 ratings

    Celebrate St Patrick's Day with soda farls – an Irish soda bread flattened into a circle and divided into four 'farls'. Eat warm with butter

  • Loaf of Irish malted bread on a wooden board with butter

    Irish malted bread

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Bake a loaf of this easy Northern Irish-style malted bread. It has a deliciously chewy texture and is best served with plenty of butter and jam

  • Irish coddled pork with cider

    Irish coddled pork with cider

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.52 ratings

    Host your own St Patrick’s day party with this cider infused Irish stew, perfect with a side of colcannon and a pint of Guinness

  • Rustic oat & treacle soda bread

    Rustic oat & treacle soda bread

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.17 ratings

    This simple, yeast-free Irish bread is delicious with soup or cheese. For a darker loaf, you can use an extra spoonful of treacle in place of the honey

  • Irish soda bread

    Irish soda bread

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.181 ratings

    Get the taste of Ireland with this fresh, no-fuss soda bread

  • Slow-cooked Irish stew

    Slow-cooked Irish stew

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.33 ratings

    Middle neck or scrag end of lamb are flavoursome cuts and perfect for braising. This traditional casserole contains filling pearl barley, too

  • Parsnip, potato & St Gall cheese gratin

    Parsnip, potato & St Gall cheese gratin

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    St Gall is one of the best Irish cheeses to cook with, but it will also sit happily alongside a few other varieties on a cheese board

  • Mustard champ

    Mustard champ

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    This comforting champ is perfect for topping a fish pie, or team with sausages and gravy for a good old favourite

  • Potato cakes with smoked salmon & cream cheese

    Potato cakes with smoked salmon & cream cheese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Irish potato cakes, or farls, make a delicious base for these smoked salmon, cream cheese and caperberry canapés - simply slice into squares and serve

  • Irish stew in bowl

    Classic Irish stew

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Celebrate St Patrick's Day with Richard Corrigan's Irish stew - it's big on flavour, even bigger if you make it ahead and quite literally, let it stew...

  • Black velvet

    Black velvet

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Add some sparkle to your Guinness this St Patrick's Day with a splash of Champagne

  • Boiled bacon with cabbage & carrots

    Boiled bacon with cabbage & carrots

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.9 ratings

    A classic. Boiled bacon is always well received, whatever the occasion, but we especially love the leftover sandwiches the next day!

  • Celeriac champ on the side of a roast dinner

    Celeriac & potato mash

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Serve this with stews, when you fancy a change from plain mashed potato

  • Black velvet baby cakes

    Black velvet baby cakes

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.34 ratings

    These gorgeous Guinness puds are an indulgent treat - and perfect for St Patrick's Day on 17 March

  • Colcannon

    Colcannon

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.25 ratings

    Side dishes don’t come more Irish than creamy colcannon - try Kevin Dundon's version

  • Smoked haddock & colcannon

    Smoked haddock & colcannon

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Colcannon, the traditional Irish potato dish, is a great accompaniment to creamy smoked haddock

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