Corned Beef and Baggage


Homemade Corned Beef and Cabbage with Carrots and Potatoes. bhofack2/Getty Images/iStockphoto

The Irish don't eat much corned beef, but it's a staple of American St. Patrick's Day celebrations. Anney and Lauren explore how this happened and why corned beef is commonly canned, plus the science behind how it's cooked.