St. Patrick’s Day is a celebration of all things Irish. This is the holiday where the color green takes center stage. So this St.Patrick’s Day forget those ambiguous green beers and instead try one of these delicious, Irish inspired green cocktail recipes instead.
1. Luck of the Irish Shots
Minty, creamy and chocolatey these gloriously green Luck of the Irish shots will have you feeling pretty darn lucky with just one sip. Made with three different liqueurs including creme de menthe, creme de cocoa, and Irish cream, this multi-layered green cocktail can be made as a shot or over ice in a rocks glass. Get the recipe —> here!
2. Lucky Shamrock Cocktail Shooter
Love the flavors of creamy white chocolate and mint? Then be sure to whip up this little cocktail shooter from the Slow Roasted Italian this St.Patty’s Day! With Creme de Menthe and white chocolate liqueur, this shooter is the perfect combination of cool mint and cream. Get the recipe —> here!
3. Boozy Shamrock Shake
Pass over the McDonalds drive-thru this St. Patty’s day and whip up this yummy and addicting adult version at home. It’s super easy and oh so delicious. Get the recipe —> here!
4. Irish Margarita
Taking inspiration from the traditional Mexican style margarita, this Irish Margarita is a refreshing twist on the original with color as gorgeous the Emerald Isles. This Irish Margarita is made with the usual margarita suspects like tequila and lime but adds a splash of creme de menthe for a minty flavor and of course…. the green color. Be sure to serve this one at your next St.Patty’s day get together! Get the recipe —> here!
5. Sparkling Leprechaun Kiss
I’m not sure I want to be kissed by a Leprechaun (I’ve seen the movies), but there’s no way you won’t feel refreshed from this Leprechaun’s Kiss cocktail! And if you love sour this one is for you. Combining sour apple liqueur with vodka and sparkling water, this cocktail might just have you puckering up all night! Get the recipe –>here!
6. St. Patrick’s Day Grasshopper Ice Cream Cocktails
Ice-cream can make just about anything taste better. And richer. And creamier. For this adult beverage, Irish whiskey and creme liquors are blended for a cool and creamy dessert cocktail that’s as indulgent as it is delicious. And guess what? It’s also green. Get the recipe –>here!
7. Lucky Charm
Feeling lucky yet? If not, this Lucky Charm cocktail should do the trick. Cointreau, Blue Curacao, and orange juice are shaken up for a green refreshing St.Patrick’s day cocktail with a color that is as green as a fresh shamrock meadow. Get the recipe –>here!