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Irish Guinness Rarebit Recipe


Rarebit Recipe

Irish Guinness Rarebit Recipe

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A quick, easy and very tasty Irish recipe though something more usually associated with Wales. This Irish Guinness Rarebit is a take on a Welsh Rarebit with a good splash of the 'black stuff' aka Guinness.

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Yield: Serves 4


  • 110g/2 oz mature cheddar
  • ½ tsp English mustard
  • ½ egg yolk
  • A couple of dashes of Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tbsp Guinness
  • Salt and pepper
  • 4 slices of sourdough or white baguette


  • Mix together the cheese, mustard, egg, Worcestershire sauce, Guinness and salt and pepper.
  • Grill the slices of bread on one side.
  • Sprinkle the cheese mixture between each of the toasts on the un-toasted side.
  • Grill for 2 - 3 minutes or until the cheese is melting. Serve immediately

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