Category Archives: Ceilithe Food

A St. Patrick’s Day Feast – Corned Beef, Baked Cabbage, Bread Pudding and More

Given the name of this blog, I knew I needed to do a St. Patrick’s Day post and wanted to do something that was actually enjoyable … a step beyond the traditional boiled corned beef, cabbage and potatoes.  Now, on … Continue reading

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Celebrating Mardi Gras By Going to the Dogs

Did you know that St. Louis has the second largest Mardi Gras celebration in the country (behind New Orleans, of course)?  The celebration is centered in a neighborhood called  Everyone is a friend at the dog parade Soulard, about a … Continue reading

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Bratwurst: Beyond the Grill and Served Three Ways

Do you stereotype your food?  When was the last time that you cooked a turkey outside of the Thanksgiving to Christmas window?  And cooking a turkey you were given at the office in January does not count.  You probably have … Continue reading

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Marathon Brunch

Today was the St. Louis Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, and my house happened to be at mile 25 (or 12 for the half marathoners), can you think of a better excuse for a party?  As soon as I heard about … Continue reading

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24 Hour Pork – Served 5 Ways

Fall is definitely my favorite season and one that makes me want to cook up a storm.  And this weekend was no exception.  One of my favorite winter/fall dishes for large crowds is 24 hour pork – this is a … Continue reading

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Dinner for 10 in less than 90 minutes

It is no secret that I love to entertain; a day spent puttering in the kitchen is wonderful.  But entertaining during the week?  Hmm … that is a little harder to pull off. I work in a PR agency and we … Continue reading

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A Summer Cocktail Party

Yesterday I hosted an event at my house to benefit SSDN.  It was a simple backyard cocktail party with about 40 people (and 5 dogs), very generous people who brought reams of paper, boxes and boxes of crayons and other … Continue reading

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