Seven Greenest Cocktails To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Blog, Holiday / Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

I’m sure you know that St. Patrick’s Day is a very important day in Ireland. But did you know that St. Patrick was not born Irish? He actually was born in Britain. What happened next was he was kidnapped into slavery and brought to Ireland. He has become an important part of the Irish heritage, mostly through his service across Ireland in the 5th century.

The practice of dyeing the river green started in Chicago in 1962, when city officials decided to dye a portion of the Chicago River green. And according to legend, St. Patrick used the three-leaf clover (or shamrock) to explain the Trinity.

This St. Patrick’s Day 2018, a simple Guinness wouldn’t be enough however. Celebrating and a sip of one of the tastiest cocktail recipes out there will certainly put a smile in you. These seven simple and easy recipes that we have tried last year will perhaps complete your day:

Misty Mint Cocktail

This is a nice drink for cooling off, but it can also be great in cold weather, since mint is a traditional winter flavor. If you’re cold, you can leave out the ice – just pour the two ingredients into a glass at room temperature and serve.

Lucky Leprechaun Rum Punch

From rainbow-colored sugared rims, to ice cream packed, and ultra boozy punch recipes, these sips will make you thankful for this Irish holiday.

Shamrock Juice cocktail

The standard version of this recipe calls for one and a half ounces each of gin, vodka, rum, tequila and blue curacao.

Irish Coffee

It’s not just an ordinary good coffee with cream. Coffee and whiskey never tasted so good.

Luck of the Irish Shots

This sweet luck of the Irish shots is sure to pack a punch! Perfect for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, or any time you’re in the mood for a chocolate & mint drink!

Irish Cactus Cocktail

Bring a taste of the south of the border into your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations with this tequila and Irish cream cocktail that is served on the rocks. It’s a simple way to switch things up if you enjoy Irish cream.

Pot Of Gold

This Champagne cocktail becomes Irish with the addition of a splash of whiskey. With a little fresh pear juice and lemon, it’s perfectly palatable and not too rough around the edges.

And to top it all up, don’t forget to visit our store for specials and one-time discounts especially in the spirits section. Stay lucky, and keep your spirits high!


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