Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, they say, and we concur. It’s coffee and food just after waking for us, but this classic Irish breakfast ups the ante on the weekday yogurt-and-granola staple.
This breakfast is protein heavy, containing Irish bacon and sausages, black and white pudding, and sunny side-up eggs. In addition, there are fried tomatoes, beans (white in a sweet tomato sauce not unlike American baked beans), sautéed tomatoes, soda bread, and naturally, a pint of Guinness.
Please note that it does take some effort to gather the makings of this breakfast, but Irish products are available, and they are well worth seeking out, particularly the bacon, which is more like a slim pork chop rather than the American bacon strips.
Happy St. Patrick’s day, and sláinte!
That’s a great breakfast plate, I love it!!
Happy green day!
To be truly an Irish Breakfast ditch the pint and add piping hot, strong tea with milk…..
These look heavenly !!!
I adore all of the vivid lovely pictures you have! Much love! x
I love breakfast, it’s my favourite meal of the day 🙂
This is spot on!! I can’t count on both hands the amount of times I’ve eaten a breakfast like this in Scotland. Beautiful for a hangover!!