Blog Posts - Irish Potato


This Irish Potato Candy is totally different from the potato candy made with potatoes and there are no potatoes in the recipe.   This is called Irish Potato Candy because it resembles small Irish potatoes once it is rolled in cinnamon.  It has noth...
by The Southern Lady Cooks on Mar 15, 2014

Pot of Gold Irish Potato Soup

Recipe: Pot of Gold Irish Potato Soup Summary: I’ve never met a potato I didn’t like ~ potatoes are my kryptonite ~ We like our potato soup with some texture and tons of flavor!  ext from Text from Ingredients 1/2 cu...
by What2Cook on Mar 12, 2014

The Health Benefits of Potatoes are Greater than you Might Think

The lowly Irish potato is a highly nutritious vegetable that is more than just a delicious accompaniment to a meal. In fact the health benefits of potatoes are so great, you could describe them as “underground health superstars”. All plants that...
by How to Grow Great Potatoes on Nov 29, 2013


This is the perfect muffin for St. Patrick’s Day!  They are wonderful with coffee or as a snack anytime and you will never know they are made with mashed potatoes!  My family loves these muffins and the raisins, nuts and spices really add to...
by The Southern Lady Cooks on Mar 15, 2013

The Real Cause of the Great Irish Famine

Commonly referred to as The Great Hunger, Ireland’s horrific famine of the 1840s ranks as one of the very worst tragedies in the history of mankind. It is a well-known fact that the massive failure of Ireland’s potato crops from 1845 to 1849 was...
by How to Grow Great Potatoes on Jul 4, 2012

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