Drunken Crockpot Corned Beef

Crockpot Corned BeefMy P.S. (Princely Spouse) is the corned beef fanatic in our household.  I leave it to his small slice of Irish heritage to make and eat his yearly fill of corned beef, usually around St Patrick’s day.  This year I wanted to make a creamy corned beef stew, so I said I’d make the corned beef.  Thus began my search for two recipes. Continue reading

St Patrick’s Soup

Linda, my Sister in Soup

My sister Linda and I got hooked on pureed healthy soups a few years ago and are always looking for new combinations.  We’re not actually Irish even though my Viking ancestors probably did their share of visiting Ireland. Quite a few of our family have red hair to some degree, possibly a result of pillaging and plundering.  I’m not sure this soup recipe is actually Irish either, besides being called St Patrick’s Soup. Continue reading