Recipes: Side Dishes


Boxty are traditional Irish potato pancakes. They were a creation borne of thriftiness in order to use up old potatoes and leftover mashed potatoes. This is the perfect scenario for using up wilted, sprouted, forgotten potatoes in your pantry.

in Appetizers, Recipes, Side Dishes

Black Eyed Peas

Black eyed peas should be on everyone’s menu! They are so easy to prepare and make a wonderful savory dish or you can also use them for bean salads.

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Congee is a type of creamy, nourishing Chinese rice porridge or gruel. You can enjoy this comfort food as a savory breakfast or add sweetener if desired for a sweet treat. It’s prepared by cooking rice in a large volume of liquid so the rice kernels break down into a mush. Congee is also considered a healing food that can be served to anyone who needs something easy to digest.

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