Guinness Irish Beef Stew Mini Pot Pies

Guinness Irish Beef Stew Mini Pot Pies - Guiness Irish Beef Stew is a comforting pub classic. We've elevated the comfort level even further by placing it in a buttery, flaky crust.

Guinness Irish Beef Stew is a comforting pub classic with melt-in-your-mouth beef bathed in a rich and hearty gravy-like sauce lightly flavored with Guinness.  We’ve elevated the comfort level even further by placing it in a buttery, flaky crust.

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The 10 Most Viewed Posts of 2015

Cracking Eggs for the Tropical Coconut Layer Cake

Let’s get crackin’ into the New Year, shall we?

Am I the only one out there that’s still confused about the actual year we’re in?

I often find myself in a daze, spending a couple of minutes thinking about whether it’s “2015”. . .no wait maybe it’s 2017.  But then where did 2016 go?  Did I spend it in a caffeinated buzz from all the matcha tea I had been sucking down & completely miss it?  No. . .wait. . .I think it is 2016.  Yes, it is 2016.

Now that we’ve got that straight, I thought I would gather up my 10 most viewed recipes & put them in one place for you because I think that making each & every one of these beauties should be priority #1 on your New Year’s resolution list.  Wouldn’t you agree?

Besides, from this list it is pretty clear that you guys don’t really care about counting calories but rather place a high level of importance on enjoying all the indulgences life has to offer.

So without further adieu, here are your top 10. . .


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Puff Pastry Tomato Tart

Puff Pastry Tomato Tart with Macadamia Nut Pesto


Before we get into the post for this Puff Pastry Tomato Tart, I wanted to share with you a few sites that recently featured some of my tasty creations.

  • My Chocolate Cherry Banana Bread was included in the FeedFeed’s “Dinner Party” feature.  You can find it HERE along with all kinds of other delicious dishes guaranteed to impress at your next soiree.  You can find the original post HERE.
  • My Irish Creme Chocolate Layer Cake with Chocolate Mint Oreo Bark was included in The Community Table’s “10 Totally Amazing Chocolate Layer Cakes”.  You can find this wickedly delicious compilation HERE.  You can also find the original post HERE.
  • My Buttery Apple Cake with Basil Cream Cheese Frosting & Apple Chips was included in the Community Table’s “10 Totally Droolworthy Apple Recipes”.  You can find this autumn perfect feature HERE.   You can also find the original post HERE.

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Daily commutes through mind boggling traffic, sub par grocery shopping excursions, and not-so-cosmopolitan dining experiences.  Yep, that’s the daily life of the Mr. and I as we reluctantly settle into our temporary housing in the suburbs.

While I miss our light filled Victorian with its mesmerizing views of the sea as the behemoth cruise ships sail into port, I think I miss my daily walks/runs along the harbor walk the most. The peaceful lull of the waves and the whimsical call of the sea gulls were the perfect way to usher in each and every day.  But all is not lost as the Mr. and I anxiously await the day we soon will be reunited with this tight knit Boston community as construction continues on our new home.


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