Photo of the Day: March 17, 2019

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, everyone! I can’t think of a more appropriate picture. This is the only day of the year I will drink Guinness, though of course I would always prefer a good whiskey.

Photo of the Day: March 16, 2019

1 day until St. Patrick’s Day… The Irish classic “Bangers and Mash” consisting of grilled sausages and beans over mashed potatoes. A delicious preparation by Hailey’s Harp and Pub in Metuchen.

Photo of the Day: March 15, 2019

2 days until St. Patrick’s Day… I’m not sure what specifically makes this Irish, but the concoction known as “Boxty” can be found on many pub menus. Potato pancakes topped with cheese and bacon, served up at the Shannon Rose.

Photo of the Day: March 14, 2019

3 days until St. Patrick’s Day… Another Irish Breakfast, this time from the Shannon Rose in Clifton. Pretty much the same as the one featured yesterday, only they gave Irish Soda Bread instead of the usual toast.

Photo of the Day: March 13, 2019

4 days until St. Patrick’s Day… Let’s start off the countdown with this Irish Breakfast from Kildare’s Public House in West Chester, Pennsylvania. Though the service and a few other things were off that day, this food was spot on. It includes all the mainstays for such a meal: fried eggs, rashers, bangers, white and…

Photo of the Day: September 27, 2017

Hailey’s Harp in Metuchen is my favorite pub. It’s not just a watering hole, but a place that churns out quality eats. I’ve been there a bunch of times since my initial review and I have yet to have a bad meal. Featured here is the massive Sullivan’s Sampler which is a tour of Irish…

Product Review: The Knot

The Knot may just about have the boldest title for a spirit on the market today. But what is it? The best description would be a “whiskey-based liqueur” because the base is Irish whiskey from Bailieboro County, no-doubt mixed with other sweeteners and spices. My friend who recommended this to me last week said, “First…