Irish people love floury potatoes. But once we leave our native shores, most people have no idea what on earth we are talking about when we ask for floury potatoes. And so, today I plan to answer the all important question…. What is a floury potato? Floury potatoes have a fluffy, dry texture […]
A Taste Of Ireland
Here let's discover some uniquely Irish products and ingredients, from steak sauces to potato chips, which are loved by Irish men and women all over the world. A discussion of Irish food in general, not recipes, is what you'll find here. This is the grub and the condiments that make our Irish taste buds tingle.
When you dream of Ireland you probably think of pristine landscapes and warm friendly welcomes. But I also think of incredible food, made with Ireland’s world-class ingredients, and boasting unrivaled flavors and unique tastes. Ireland boasts many award-winning artisan food producers. A new company, The Irish Taste Club, is now offering the opportunity to have […]
A stick of rock! Who remembers these tubes of hardened sugar, we savored as kids. In Ireland these traditional, cylindrical, boiled sweets were usually dyed pink and white, or sometimes festooned in our patriotic colors of green, white and orange. When a friend or relative was heading to the beach, or seaside as we say […]