Foolproof Corned Beef and Cabbage

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By blood, I have a whole-lotta Irish in me… That’s right!  My husband is from Italian origin and I am from Irish origin… St. Patrick’s Day isn’t about the green beer, Irish whiskey or the Corned Beef, but, why not enjoy a little americanized version of the holiday… Right?  Well, here’s to your delicious meal:

“May honest work occupy you…

May a hearty appetite sustain you…

May a good woman to love you…

And may you receive a wink from God above…”

Nothing says St. Patrick’s Day like a delicious feast of corned beef and cabbage. But believe it or not, this classic holiday meal is not nearly as popular in Ireland as it is in the United States. It’s become more of a tradition here on St. Patrick’s Day thanks to waves of Irish immigrants, many of whom left the Emerald Isle during the Great Famine between 1845 – 1852 and headed to New York…

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