St. Patrick's Day has always been one of our favorite holidays. Maybe it's the post-winter promise of budding trees and picnics in the park. Or the uncomplicated ritual of wearing clover-colored clothes.
St. Patrick's Day wouldn't be a holiday without some celebratory food and drink. For those of us who aren't used to traditional Irish fare, Dennis Leary has taken the time to lecture about the history of the classic and iconic dish, Shepherd's Pie.