The traditional cuisine of the proud Irish people has been steadily developing throughout the centuries and has been influences by social and political changes, but most of all it reflects the region of Ireland itself and the crops grown on that land. So, if you wish to have a meal that is undeniably and utterly Irish, look no further than the colcannon. Made from mashed potatoes and kale or cabbage, the colcannon makes a perfect side-dish for any meal and it gives plenty of space for culinary creativity. Having said that, we present you here with top 10 colcannon variations of the traditional recipe that will make even the most picky eater’s stomach grumble.

Colcannon-Stuffed Twice Baked Potatoes

colcannon-stuffed twice baked potatoes

Recipe via foodiewithfamily.com

Colcannon and Pan-Fried Fish

Colcannon and Pan-Fried Fish

Recipe via thymeforfood.blogspot.com

Colcannon Cakes With Smoked Salmon

Colcannon Cakes With Smoked Salmon

Recipe via alwaysorderdessert.com

Irish Colcannon ~ Potatoes with Bacon and Cabbage

Irish Colcannon Potatoes with Bacon and Cabbage

Recipe via barefeetinthekitchen.com

Sweet Potato Colcannon

Sweet Potato Colcannon

Recipe via theveganchickpea.com

Cauliflower Colcannon and Reuben Sandwiches

Cauilflower Colcannon and Reuben Sandwiches

Recipe via ourlifeinfood.com

Colcannon Casserole

Colcannon Casserole

Recipe via allysonkramer.com

Colcannon

Colcannon

Recipe via sogoodandtasty.blogspot.com

Kicked Up Colcannon Recipe

Kicked Up Colcannon Recipe

Recipe via glutenfreegoddess.blogspot.com

Authentic Irish Colcannon

Authentic Irish Colcannon

Recipe via boulderlocavore.com