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10 delish pictures of Irish Sunday roasts that prove it's the best meal of the week

It has everything.

IT’S SUNDAY AFTERNOON, and around the country that means only one thing.

The Sunday roast.

1. It’s the best meal of the week – because it’s so simple

2. And it’s always drenched in gravy

3. And let’s face it, there aren’t too many meals where this much meat is a given

Making a roast beef dinner for New Year's Day - this is hard work!!

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4. Portion control is thrown out the window

Voila! #chickenroast #foodie #irishroast

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5. It’s the one meal where it’s socially acceptable to have the plate so full it’s nearly overflowing

6. And the array of vegetables is perfect

7. Getting hold of that massive chunk of roast beef is the ideal way to spend a Sunday afternoon

Roast Irish Sirloin of Beef being served as we ... Source: Facebook/Dinn Ri Carlow

8. So make it with all the trimmings

9. Because you have no place to be after

10. Perfect

Irish Roast and Guinness! 🍀

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Irish Sunday dinner porn <3

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