Go Green with Your St. Patrick's Day Menu

Go Green with Your St. Patrick's Day Menu
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Go Green with Your St. Patrick's Day Menu

Looking to add a little touch of emerald to all that you do on St. Patrick's Day? Check out this slideshow to learn how to make all of your meals green too!

Green Eggs

Scramble up some green eggs by simply adding a drop of green food coloring to the mix before cooking.


As with eggs, just a drop of green food coloring is enough to add some color to this pancake recipe.

Fruit Salad

Go green the natural way with a mix of Kiwi, honeydew melon and green grapes.

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Green Salad

Here's a recipe for a simple green salad (well, almost all green) with homemade dressing. Toss in a green avocado for even more flavor and color.

Green Peanut Butter Sandwich

A little green food coloring stirred into your favorite peanut butter and spread on green bread is the perfect St. Patrick's Day treat. Don't forget the banana!

Chocolate Pudding Bites

Who says these desserts are just for the winter holiday season? Keep the spirit alive and re-purpose for St. Patty's Day!

Steak with Green Sauce

Inexpensive Flat Iron steaks are spiced up with a delicious green sauce.

Brussels Sprouts

Whether you prepare them simply steamed or roasted with a little olive oil and garlic, brussels sprouts are delicious and good for you.

Mashed Potatoes

Add a drop or two of green food coloring this delicious mashed potato recipe.

Green Apple Slices

Dip apples into a cream cheese and marshmallow mixture tinted with a drop of green food coloring.

Sugar Cookies

Take a basic sugar cookie recipe, tint it green and top with green icing.


Try adding a little green food coloring to your cupcakes and frosting!

St. Patrick's Day Milkshake or Smoothie

Simply add green food coloring to your vanilla shake, or go au naturale with this healthy smoothie.

Green Beer

It just wouldn't be St. Patrick's Day without a pint of green beer.


St. Patrick's Day seems to inspire just about everyone to go green. From the clothes we wear to the foods we eat, a little dash of green makes the annual celebration of Ireland's patron saint a little more festive.

In Chicago, they dye an entire river green for St. Patrick's Day! But, most of us would be happy with just a plate of green food.

To learn how to add that emerald hue to your entire St. Patrick's Day menu, Check out the slideshow above!

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