St. Patrick's Day Recipes

Irish-American corned beef and cabbage, soda bread, Irish stew, and Guinness® stout. Find a traditional recipe—or something fun—for your March 17 celebration.

Chef John's Irish Soda Bread
Chef John

Chef John's Irish Soda Bread

Subtly sweet, with a light, tender crumb, this is one of the best quick breads you'll ever have. Recipe makes two loaves.

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Irish Soda Bread Muffins
joaniecny

Irish Soda Bread Muffins

These easy Irish soda bread muffins are flecked with caraway seeds and raisins.

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Kimchi Corned Beef
Chef John

Kimchi Corned Beef

Chef John introduces kimchi to Irish corned beef and cabbage, infusing braised vegetables and lean beef with bold, spicy flavors while adding some Seoul to St. Patrick's Day.

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Instant Pot® Irish Stew
Diana71

Instant Pot® Irish Stew

This Irish lamb and root vegetable stew is pressure-steamed in an Instant Pot(R) and perfect for dinner on a chilly day.

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St. Patrick's Day Jell-O® Shots
Yoly

St. Patrick's Day Jell-O® Shots

A fun and tasty way of keeping your Jell-O® shots Irish. Just layer Jameson® Irish whiskey and Baileys® Strawberries & Cream Liqueur in your shot glasses.

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Fried Irish Cabbage with Bacon
cmarten

Fried Irish Cabbage with Bacon

Cabbage cooked cooked in bacon drippings and topped with crumbled bacon is a savory side dish.

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Beer Braised Irish Stew and Colcannon
Maureen Kelly-Nikolaisen

Beer Braised Irish Stew and Colcannon

This beef stew, richly flavored with dark beer, slowly cooks down until tender with carrots and onions. It's served on buttery cabbage mashed potatoes.

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Irish Cocktail Cupcakes
inskydiamonds

Irish Cocktail Cupcakes

These chocolate and Guinness® cupcakes are topped with a frosting spiked with Irish cream and whiskey.

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St. Patrick's Colcannon
Auntie M

St. Patrick's Colcannon

Here's a great way to use up leftover corned beef from St. Patrick's day or to stretch a little corned beef to feed a crowd. Mashed red potatoes, shredded cabbage, and plenty of butter make it taste oh-so-good.

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Slow-Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage
LUSYRSGIRL

Slow-Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

Slow cook your St. Patrick's Day corned beef dinner, and celebrate the easy way.

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Amazingly Easy Irish Soda Bread
MP Welty

Amazingly Easy Irish Soda Bread

The batter for this unadulterated soda bread features buttermilk for a special richness.

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Irresistible Irish Soda Bread
Karin Christian

Irresistible Irish Soda Bread

Try this tried-and-true recipe for plain Irish soda bread with buttermilk that is a snap to prepare. Make it early in the day, as it tastes best after sitting for a few hours.

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Irish Chicken and Dumplings
CLAIRELLEN

Irish Chicken and Dumplings

Here's a cozy dish to comfort on a dark and stormy night. A creamy, fragrant stew of chicken, celery, onions, carrots, peas and potatoes plays host to biscuit dough, dropped by the spoonful into the boiling hot liquid. Simmer until the dumplings are done.

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Corned Beef and Cabbage I
Laria Tabul

Corned Beef and Cabbage I

This traditional Irish dish is the centerpiece for St. Patrick's Day. Corned beef and cabbage simmer with potatoes and carrots for a hearty dinner.

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Guinness® Corned Beef
SHAMELESS Morrow

Guinness® Corned Beef

Corned beef is covered in Irish stout and brown sugar then slow roasted in the oven until tender. This St. Patrick's Day staple is so good your friends and family may request it all year long.

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Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies
Karin Christian

Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies

This recipe for cream cheese sugar cookies produces a soft, chewy, and flavorful sugar cookie.

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Beef and Guinness® Stew
Chef John

Beef and Guinness® Stew

Beer, beef, and bacon add deep, complex flavors to this Irish-inspired stew that's at its best when served with mashed potatoes.

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Braised Corned Beef Brisket
mauigirl

Braised Corned Beef Brisket

Serve a tender corned beef brisket to your family for any special occasion or just because it's so tasty. The meat is slowly cooked in an oven for maximum flavor.

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Irish Soda Bread
Penguin Lady

Irish Soda Bread

A delicious and easy recipe.

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Diane's Colcannon
DianeF

Diane's Colcannon

I love the combination of potatoes, cabbage, onion, and bacon all through the cooler months of fall and winter. I attend an annual St. Paddy's Day party and this is the dish I'm always asked to bring...and I'm happy to say that the bowl comes home empty every time!

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Original Irish Cream
Mom

Original Irish Cream

Irish whiskey mixed with cream and sugar with hints of coffee, chocolate, vanilla and almond. Will keep for 2 months if refrigerated.

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Irish Lamb Stew
Danny O'Flaugherty

Irish Lamb Stew

Juicy cubes of lamb are tossed in seasoned flour and browned in bacon fat - and that's just the start of this rich and hearty one-pot Irish feast!

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Irish Cream Chocolate Cheesecake
Elaine

Irish Cream Chocolate Cheesecake

If you like Irish cream and chocolate, you'll love this recipe.

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Irish Shepherd's Pie
Chef John

Irish Shepherd's Pie

Seasoned ground lamb and vegetables are baked under Irish Cheddar-mashed potatoes in Chef John's version of this comfort food classic.

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Chicago Dip
Tracy Sullivan

Chicago Dip

Serve this spinach dip in a bread bowl or with crackers on the side. It can be warmed up or enjoyed chilled. Either way, it always vanishes at our place, and the rave reviews just keep coming!

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Fabulous Fried Cabbage
cook-it-up-axel

Fabulous Fried Cabbage

A favorite old Irish family recipe for fried cabbage and it's so easy.

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Irish Soda Bread I
Arlene Costello/Agnes Walters

Irish Soda Bread I

A white soda bread with sour cream and raisins, this rich version is cake-like in texture.

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Brennan's Irish Soda Bread
irishfishstick

Brennan's Irish Soda Bread

Real Irish soda bread was and is a simple loaf made with just a few ingredients, swiftly put together and baked. Here's an old family recipe for your St. Patrick's Day festivities.

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Rainbow Cookies
Penney

Rainbow Cookies

Use this food coloring, raspberry jam, and this recipe to make rainbow cookies that are moist, mellow, and full of almond flavor.

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