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…

Travel Guide CT: City Steam Brewery (Hartford)

Irish Nachos. You know you want some. When a place advertises that even their hamburger buns are made in-house, you know you’re probably going to get an above average dining experience. Brew-pubs are really hit or miss, at least the ones I’ve been to. There are places that just throw a menu of average food…