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Brown bread as your mother made it.

Brown bread.
Serves 1

4 cups Whole wheat flour
2 cups White flour
1 1/2 ts Salt
1 1/2 ts Baking soda
2 cups Buttermilk or sour milk
2 tb Butter

Clodagh’s baked eggs with smoked bacon and cheddar cheese

Baked eggs with smoked bacon and cheddar cheese
Serves 2

2 tablespoons butter
4 eggs
½ cup Irish cheddar cheese, grated
2/3 cup, smoked bacon lardons (or pancetta)
1 tsp Dijon mustard
2 tablespoons cream
sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
slices of bread, to serve

Delicious Baileys Irish cream cheesecake recipe

Chocolate Baileys Irish Cream Cheesecake Recipe
Serves 12

6 Graham crackers
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1/4 cup unsalted butter; melted
24 oz Cream cheese at room temperature
7 tablespoons of sugar
2 eggs
1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons sour cream
1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons Baileys Irish Cream liqueur
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup whipping cream
9 oz Semisweet chocolate; chopped
Chocolate curls; (optional)

Chicken coconut curry.

Curried Coconut Chicken
Original recipe makes 6 servings

2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch chunks
1 teaspoon salt and pepper, or to taste
1 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil
2 tablespoons curry powder
1/2 onion, thinly sliced
2 cloves garlic, crushed
1 (14 ounce) can coconut milk
1 (14.5 ounce) can stewed, diced tomatoes
1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce
3 tablespoons sugar

Traditional Beef Stew

Beef Stew
Serves 5.

1 pound cubed beef stew meat
1 tablespoon and 1-1/2 teaspoons vegetable oil
2 cubes beef bouillon, crumbled
2 cups water
1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary
1/2 teaspoon dried parsley
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1-1/2 large potatoes, peeled and cubed
2 carrots, cut into 1 inch pieces
2 stalks celery, cut into 1 inch pieces
1/2 large onion, chopped
1 teaspoon cornstarch
1 teaspoon cold water

Fettuccini Carbonara

Fettuccini, Carbonara

Original recipe makes 6 servings

5 teaspoons olive oil
4 shallots, diced
1 large onion, cut into thin strips
1 pound bacon, cut into strips
1 clove garlic, chopped
1 (16 ounce) package fettuccini pasta
3 egg yolks
1/2 cup heavy cream
3/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
salt and pepper to taste

The Ultimate Chili

The Ultimate Chili
Serves 6.

1 pound lean ground beef
salt and pepper to taste
3 (15 ounce) cans dark red kidney beans
3 (14.5 ounce) cans Mexican-style stewed tomatoes
2 stalks celery, chopped
1 red bell pepper, chopped
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
2 tablespoons chili powder
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon dried parsley
1 teaspoon dried basil
1 dash Worcestershire sauce
1/2 cup red wine

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala
Original recipe makes 4 servings.

1/4 cup all-purpose flour for coating
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - pounded 1/4 inch thick
4 tablespoons butter
4 tablespoons olive oil
1 cup sliced mushrooms
1/2 cup Marsala wine
1/4 cup cooking sherry

Old Italian Meat Sauce

Meat Sauce
20 Servings.

2 pounds lean ground beef
1 pound ground pork
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 onions, chopped
1 clove garlic, crushed
3 cups red wine
2 pounds fresh mushrooms, sliced
1/4 teaspoon dried rosemary
4 tablespoons chopped fresh oregano
1/4 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme
3 (29 ounce) cans tomato sauce
1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste
2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese


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