St. Patrick's Day inspired Irish cocktails

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St. Patrick's Day is known for being celebrated with delicious beverages! While the Irish don't celebrate quite like us Americans do state-side, that doesn't mean we can't be inspired by the country for cocktails. Click through the slideshow below for delicious cocktail recipes & video tutorials in honor of the lively green holiday.

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St. Patrick's Day inspired Irish cocktails

Jameson McCree

“McCree” means “heart” in Irish, so this delicious cocktail is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day. Click through to learn more about how it is made.

Jameson McCree

Mix Jameson’s with cranberry juice, sugar syrup, and fresh lemon juice. Add fresh raspberry puree and raspberry liqueur. Shake well and pour over crushed ice. Garnish with a sprig of mint.

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The Nutty Irishman

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The Nutty Irishman

Martha Stewart and comedian Andy Richter create a drink called "The Nutty Irishman" for St. Patrick’s Day. Mix together an ounce of Bailey’s Irish Cream, an ounce of Kahlua, and an ounce of Frangelico. Add hot coffee and top with whipped cream for a deliciously warm and toasty drink.

Celtic Mix 

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Celtic Mix 

First, squeeze some fresh lemon juice. Add Scotch and Irish whiskey and a dash of bitters. Shake with ice and serve.

Whiskey Sour

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Whiskey Sour

The whiskey sour is a classic cocktail and ideal for toasting St. Patrick! Mix together Jameson’s, lemon juice, and sugar syrup. Add pureed peaches and shake it all together. Pour and enjoy.

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Jameson McCree cocktail recipe
  • Mix Jameson's with cranberry juice, sugar syrup, and fresh lemon juice
  • Add fresh raspberry puree and raspberry liqueur
  • Shake well and pour over crushed ice
  • Garnish with a sprig of mint
The Nutty Irishman cocktail
  • Mix together an ounce of Bailey's Irish Cream, an ounce of Kahlua, and an ounce of Frangelico
  • Add hot coffee
  • Top with whipped cream for a deliciously warm and toasty drink.
Celtic mix cocktail for St. Patrick's Day
  • First, squeeze some fresh lemon juice
  • Add Scotch and Irish whiskey and a dash of bitters
  • Shake with ice and serve
Whiskey sour cocktail recipe
  • Mix together Jameson's, lemon juice, and sugar syrup
  • Add pureed peaches and shake it all together
  • Pour and enjoy
More St. Patrick's Day inspiration:
Irish cheese fondue
Honeydew and cucumber mojito
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