Celebrate Irish Heritage!

In communities around the country, St. Patrick’s Day is a time of festivities and parades. But the celebration of Irish culture doesn’t begin and end with this Catholic holiday. For over 25 years, Americans have celebrated Irish culture all month long. In 1991, Congress officially proclaimed March to be Irish-American…

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St. Patrick’s Potato and Leek Soup

Try a simple meatless Irish soup to celebrate St Patrick’s Day! Ingredients: 6 diced potatoes (after they are peeled) 6 leeks 2 cups sliced mushrooms 2 ½ Tbsp butter 1 cup vegetable broth Directions: Boil 6 diced potatoes for about 15-20 minutes and drain well. In a large skillet, sauté…

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Fun St. Patrick’s Day Parades

March is Irish-American Heritage Month and millions of people have been celebrating by making traditional foods or visiting Irish exhibits, but one of the biggest celebrations this month is St. Patrick’s Day and the many St. Patrick’s Day parade celebrations. Parades, religious ceremonies, and family gathering are all part of…

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