If you're looking for your pot of gold, look no further than these solid gold meals! Everyone excited for the upcoming holiday (or just hankering for something savory and satisfying) should gear up for the celebration by cooking these simple, authentic Irish dishes. Hearty helpings of an Emerald Isle staple like corned beef and cabbage will raise your whole family's St. Patrick's Day spirits, and the awesome leftovers ensure it'll be a gift that keeps on giving too! Pair it with a delicious side of traditional Irish champ and a cold Guinness, and you're set for a whole week of awesome eats.

Corned Beef and Cabbage (from a sweet pea chef)

Corned Beef and Cabbage

Colcannon (from Good Things Grow)

ColcannonIrish Potato Soup and Honey Beer Bread

Guinness-Braised Beef Short Ribs (from Happiness in a Pot)

Guinness-Braised Beef Short Ribs

Irish Soda Bread (from The Faux Martha)

Irish Soda Bread

Dublin Coddle (from Cooking in Mammy's Kitchen)

Dublin CoddleSteamed Cod, Champ and Mustard Sauce

Drunken Irish Stew (from Bakeaholic Mama)

Drunken Irish Stew

Boxty, Irish Potato Pancakes (from The Daily Spud)

Boxty, Irish Potato PancakesBangers and Mash with Onion Gravy