Category Archives: Irish Heritage Baking

All things Irish and traditional Irish baking and cooking.

Traditional Irish Soda Farls

I want to share Marie McKeowns traditional Irish soda farl recipe.  Marie has kindly shared her grandmothers traditional recipe on her blog and it is a winner every time.  You will be surprised at how easy it is to bake. A soda … Continue reading

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Snowies – victoria sponge domes sandwiched and rolled in nuts or coconut …

This is my adaptation of a very popular Northern Irish cake – Snowy Joeys – that are sold everywhere.   I tried and failed to find a recipe online telling me how to make them so I bought a domed … Continue reading

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Traditional Irish Potato Farls …

Traditional potato bread (or potato farls) is a must have accompaniment for a big Irish fry up.  It’s such an easy recipe to follow and perfect for using up cooked potatoes.  I love it with crispy bacon and poached eggs.  This is the … Continue reading

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Irish Buttermilk Pancakes – Perfect for Pancake Day!

I love pancakes and in this recipe the bicarbonate  salt and buttermilk react to create a nice fluffy yet compact pancake.   If you would like them more crepe like just add a cup of water to thin it out. Perfect … Continue reading

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Traditional Bread Pudding

I LOVE this recipe.  I love it because I hate wasting food.  Bread pudding is a fantastic way to use up stale bread.  Now this is not bread and butter pudding that is usually served with custard and grilled under the oven. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Fifteens – Marshmallow, Cherry and Chocolate goodness …

A couple of posts back I shared with you how to make Fifteens, a traditional Northern Irish treat.  I used plain digestive biscuits but I had none in the cupboard!!!  No – how can that happen.  However I did have … Continue reading

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No Bake Traditional Fifteens

I can’t even try to explain to you how much I love Fifteens.  They are totally awesome.  How can anyone not love biscuits, cherries, marshmallows and coconut all mixed together with condensed milk. When I worked on the farmers market … Continue reading

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