It’s March already, and we are only days away from our favorite holiday of the season – Saint Patrick’s day. March 17th is the day when the whole world becomes Irish! Cities are overwhelmed with green hats, clover T-shirts, the aroma of corned beef and cabbage, and gallons of good ol’ dark Guinness are enjoyed while singing to “The Irish Rover” by The Dubliners. It’s safe to say that St. Pat’s isthe day for drinking, fun, and merriment
If beer isn’t your deal, you have a huge variety of cocktails and shooters to enjoy. If you liked our earlier article about fun and tasty cocktail ideas for St. Patrick’s Day, then you should also enjoy these new and interesting St. Patty’s cocktail ideas that are easy to whip up and absolutely delicious to drink. Whether you’re staying at home with your friends and family or going out to a bar or a club, you should definitely have a drink or two to relax and unwind, and with these fun St. Patrick’s Day cocktails, you can celebrate with a festive Irish twist.
Green St. Patrick’s Day Themed cocktails
Green hats, green T-shirts, green flags – why not green cocktails? Keep with the spirit of St Pat’s with some of these amazing cocktails:
- 2 oz Blue Ice Organic Wheat Vodka
- 1/2 organic kiwi, peeled
- 1/2 organic lime, cut into quarters
- 1 teaspoon organic sugar
Muddle fruit and sugar in a mixing glass until well crushed and juicy. Add ice and vodka and shake vigorously. Pour all contents over ice into a tall tumbler and drink with straws. This is a very special St. Patrick’s Day cocktail that will tingle your whole body and leave you asking for more.
Green Apple Martini
- 1 part vodka
- 1 part apple juice
- 1 part DeKuyper Sour Apple Schnapps
Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well and serve. Simple as that!
- 1.5 oz. ZING Vodka
- 5 Cucumber chunks (approx 1 oz juice)
- 1 Basil leaf
- Splash Lime juice
Muddle cucumber and basil add ingredients and shake served Up. Garnish with a cucumber. Preferable Glass: Highball rocks or coupe.
- 1 1/2 oz Camarena Reposado Tequila
- 1/2 oz Sour Apple Liqueur
- 1/4 oz Agave Nectar
- 2 oz Lime Juice
- Sliced Green Apples for Garnish
Combine liquids in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into chilled martini glass. Garnish with a fan of thinly sliced green apples.
- 1 oz. Midori melon liqueur
- 1 oz. whiskey sour mix
- 2 oz. Sprite
- 2 cherries
Fill glass with ice cubes. Add Midori liqueur, sour mix and Sprite. Stir quickly. Add cherries as garnish.
Lemons, oranges, pineapples, and grapefruit make yummy beverage bases
These yummy cocktails are for those who prefer their drink with a fruity taste. Delicious and fun, they are very easy to prepare and will make your body feel fresh and elevated.
- 1 ounce Shellback Spiced Rum
- 1 ounce Irish Whiskey
- 1/4 ounce Vanilla Liqueur
- 1/4 ounce Lemon Juice
- Bar spoon of Brown Sugar
- 2 ounces Brut Champagne
Combine brown sugar and liquids except champagne in cocktail shaker, no ice. Stir to dissolve brown sugar. Add ice. Shake to blend. Strain into highball glass over fresh ice. Top with brut champagne.
- 50ml/2 oz Belvedere Vodka
- Dash Elderflower Syrup
- 3 chunks pink grapefruit
Muddle grapefruit with elderflower cordial. Add crushed ice and churn. Re top with crushed ice and garnish with a pink grapefruit wedge.
- 1.5 Belvedere Bloody Mary
- 1 oz Pineapple juice
- ¼ oz Lemon juice
- 2 bar spoons Rosemary syrup
Shake and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a rosemary sprig.
Green Tea-ni Thyme
Gentle press thyme in base of shaker. Add remaining ingredients and shake hard over ice. Fine strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a sprig of thyme.
We hope you enjoy these fun Irish St. Patty’s Day cocktail ideas. Leave us a comment about your favorite one if you try them!