If the fat layer is not caramelized on the meat after the allotted time in the oven, place the oven on broil for 2 minutes before taking the meat and potatoes out.
Add a second corned beef if you want plenty of leftovers for hash. Add potatoes if you want plenty of leftovers for hash.
Beef bouillon cubes can be used instead of beef stock.
Green beans can be substituted for the red cabbage.