In this month's World Bites, we're showcasing authentic Irish cuisine and the variety of ways it's being modernized today. Discover boxty, a type of potato pancake boasting a flexible format that can carry the dish across dayparts; frozen spins on iconic Irish coffee; colcannon as an alternative to mashed potatoes in shepherd's pie; and Halloween traditions that add a social, experiential element to foods like barmbrack. Also uncover innovative applications for poitin, an Irish moonshine.
Issues of World Bites bring you foods, flavors, and trends from around the globe. Each issue covers 10+ authentic dishes from a single cuisine, with background, menu examples, and extensive consumer data, including market demand.
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