Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Bailey’s – Stay for the Conversation December 6th, 2017 7:30pm – 9:30pm 1232 Waukegan Road EAGER TO PLEASE by Julie Parsons Julie Parsons exploded onto the literary suspense scene with her debut novel, “Mary, Mary,” and...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Bailey’s – Stay for the Conversation April 19, 2017 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road   THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME – A Novel of the Titanic by HAZEL GAYNOR Inspired by true events, the New York Times bestselling novel The Girl Who...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Your Own Ones Come for the Baileys and Stay for the Conversation   Please join us in Welcoming Author, Sheila Post  on December 7th, 2016 from 7:30pm – 9:00pm at the Irish Connoisseur   First generation Irish-American, Síle (Sheila) Post locates her native place...
A New Twist on an Old Favorite

A New Twist on an Old Favorite

“Here’s a great Irish American twist on a traditional meal from the auld sod. It’s certainly a different way of preparing corned beef and cabbage.” Ingredients: 8 ounces pasta 1 head cabbage, cut into pieces 1 small onion, chopped 1 (12 ounce) can corned...
Irish Biscuit Cake

Irish Biscuit Cake

My Biscuit Cake was a Grand Success at the Irish Connoisseur’s 30th Anniversary and My 20 Years as the “New Owner”   As promised, here is the original recipe with my conversions.   Ingredients: 275g Kerry Gold Unsalted Butter / 2 sticks + 3.5 TBS...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Bailey’s – Stay for the Conversation Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road     THE MARBLE COLLECTOR by cecelia ahern A forgotten childhood. A discovered life. What if you only had one day to find out who you really...
The 2016 Irish Soda Bread Winners Are . . . .

The 2016 Irish Soda Bread Winners Are . . . .

The 2016 Irish Soda Bread Contest brought together family, friends and shoppers to taste 12 traditional Irish soda breads. Each bread had its own unique taste and texture and, of course, a family story, who made it and how the recipe was passed down through the...
3rd Annual Irish Soda Bread Contest

3rd Annual Irish Soda Bread Contest

#IRISH-bration #30yrs 3rd Irish Soda Bread Contest The Irish Connoisseur is kicking off its 30 Year Anniversary #IRISH-bration with its 3rd Annual Irish Soda Bread Contest. Contestants can dust off the family recipe and SUBMIT their prize winning soda breads on...