Recipes

St. Paddy’s Day Sweet Potatoes and Greens Recipe

Colcannon is a traditional Irish dish of white potatoes and greens. Serve this Southern version, featuring North Carolina sweet potatoes and collards, with ham for St. Patrick’s Day, or year-round.

Dining

In Cleveland County, Livermush is King

In grits, on white bread, or scrambled with eggs, this Cleveland County staple is much more than “Southern weird.”

Recipes

Southern Irish Soda Bread Cornbread Recipe

This cornbread is the perfect accompaniment for our Southern St. Patrick’s Day meal. Caraway seed brings the flavor usually found in corned beef recipes. Adding a bit of sugar and raisins — typically found in traditional Irish Soda Bread — brings this Celtic meal with a Dixie twist full circle.

Drink

The Our State Lounge: Cocktail of the Month

Whether you prefer it shaken or stirred, made with gin or whiskey, there’s a handcrafted cocktail that’s sure to suit your style. Find your new favorite drink recipe below.