Grazings

Graze freely as you explore our blog dedicated to bringing you the latest tips, trends and topics for a small, yet savory, slice of Irish life.

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Antipasto Pasta Salad

Tuesday May 19 2015

This week's blog is from guest bloggers Lisa Riedl and Anna Schaber from Garnish with Lemon. Their love of cooking is second only to their love of eating. Years of answering SOS calls from friends and family abou...

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Farmers Market Fritatta

Wednesday May 13 2015

When I first started going to the farmer’s market, I felt extremely out of place. Markets weren’t apart of my upbringing. Neither was pink celery (rhubarb). I moved to Chicago soon after college and...

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Orange Sunshine Donuts

Tuesday May 5 2015

I want to call this recipe ‘baked donuts that don’t make me cry.’ There are a lot of baked donut recipes out there, friends. But just because something is baked in a circle with a hole in the m...

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Mojitos and a Cupcake Shot from The fauxMartha

Friday May 1 2015

It’s spring (finally!). I do love the pace of winter—steady and slow. But like clockwork, I crave a change come March/April (well, February to be honest). I’m more than ready to trade the slow-...

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Lemon Cream Pancakes, A Decadent Brunch

Wednesday Apr 22 2015

Happy Spring! Cool, crisp Spring mornings are for enjoying brunch outside with friends and family, eating decadent pancakes, and sipping champagne before noon. These lemon cream pancakes are so decadent, you don...

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Fun Picnic Activities with Family & Friends

Thursday Apr 16 2015

Have a picnic!  Picnics are a great way to unwind and talk about the week while chowing down on some yummy treats. They have the power to bring families and friends closer together and to break away from th...

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It's Grilled Cheese Month – Make a Dubliner Grilled Cheese!

Thursday Apr 9 2015

Who doesn’t love a grilled cheese sandwich?  Toasted bread filled with melty, oozy cheese.  It’s fitting in Ireland they call them toasties.  And since April is National Grilled Cheese...

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Easter Cupcakes with Lemon Buttercream

Friday Apr 3 2015

This buttery, vanilla-scented cake is a variation on pound cake with a little extra leavener added to lighten the crumb. Although nearly any frosting pairs well with this celebration favorite, we’ve paired...

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Classic Eggs Benedict with Smoked Salmon

Wednesday Apr 1 2015

This deliciously simple brunch classic; poached fresh eggs, Canadian bacon, toasted English muffins, and hollandaise sauce, can be intimidating the first time you make it, but it does not need to be. Substitutin...

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Grilled Cheese Bites With Spicy Tomato Dipping Sauce

Wednesday Mar 25 2015

Is there any good-natured March Madness competition going on at your house?

Basketball has always been one of my favorite sports to watch. Given the choice between college and professional hoops, I&rsq...

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