14 recipes you need to make this St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day is here, and what better way to get into the holiday spirit than with these adorable treats? From beer-infused chocolates, to shamrock milkshakes and rainbow cupcakes, indulging in these colorful and green foods is the most delicious way to celebrate.

Seriously, how cute are these cupcakes?

We can't get enough of these recipes! Go for the gold this St. Patrick's Day -- your tastebuds will thank you. Scroll through below to see our favorite concoctions:

Things to eat and make this St. Patrick's Day
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Things to eat and make this St. Patrick's Day

Rainbow cupcakes. 

You can find the recipe here

Shamrock cookies

You can find the recipe here

Galway Grita Recipe

  • Margarita salt, for rimming glasses
  • Ice
  • 3 oz Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Sauvignon Blanc, chilled
  • 3 freshly squeezed Mexican limones (small limes) or one large domestic lime
  • 1 freshly squeezed orange (1/4 cup)
  • 1 oz simple syrup (recipe below)
  • Dash of damiana liqueur (optional)
  • 1 sprig fresh cilantro, for garnish
  1. Dip the rim of a margarita glass into water or lime juice and then into coarse margarita salt, if desired.
  2. Add several ice cubes to a blender.
  3. Add the wine, fruit juices and simple syrup and blend until slushy.
  4. Pour into a serving glass, then top with a dash of damiana, if desired. Garnish the glass with a sprig of cilantro and serve. You can also serve this drink over the rocks if you like.



  • 1 cup sugar
  •  1 cup water


  1. Boil the sugar and water until the sugar dissolves, then remove from heat and chill.
  2. - Store the syrup in a sealed container in the refrigerator, where it will keep for several weeks.

Thin Mint Cookies 

You can find the recipe here

Tim Horton's is making St. Patrick's Day a Timbit sweeter this year.

For every drink purchased, guests will receive a complimentary mint-chip Timbit! Yum! 

Shamrock Mint Chocolate Pie

You can find the recipe here

Green Velvet Layer Cake

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Traditional Irish Soda Bread

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Krispy Kreme

The O’riginal Glazed Doughnuts are going green for St. Patrick's Day! 

“St. Patrick’s Day is the perfect occasion to change the color of the Original Glazed®, and our customers love sharing them with family and friends,” said Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts.

“What’s even rarer – like finding a four-leaf clover – is altering the name of such an iconic product. We’ve never done it. But in this instance, it’s fun and joyful, just like the holiday.”

Irish corned beef hash 

You can find the recipe here.

Pudding shot

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Green popcorn 

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Marshmallows on a stick

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Guinness Beer Truffles from Compartes Chocolate is the ultimate St. Patrick's Day treat. 

Made with decadent dark chocolate, these rich and creamy bite-sized treats are then drowned in Guinness Stout Beer. 


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