4 Fun Green Cocktails To Try for St. Patrick’s Day

St Patricks Day is fast approaching, which means alcohol will be in abundance. But that doesn’t mean you have to stick to drinking beer. Why not get a little more creative with your beverages? We’ve rounded up a few of the best recipes (green, obviously) to try this St Patricks Day.

The Shamrocker

shamrocker

A nice fruity tequila cocktail to celebrate St Paddys Day.

Ingredients:

2 oz. Horinito Platas Tequila

2 oz. melon liqueur

½ part triple sec

Splash of orange juice

Pour ingredients into cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake well. Strain into chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with orange slice.

 

Irish Eyes cocktail

irisheyes

A delightfully creamy and minty Whiskey cocktail that most people love to drink. Isn’t it pretty?

Ingredients:

1/2 oz. Cremé de menthe (green)

2 oz. Cream

1 oz. Irish whiskey 

 

Emerald Crush

emeraldcrush

Another fruity beverage that everyone can enjoy.

Ingredients:

2 oz. Blue Ice Organic wheat vodka

½ kiwi

½ lime

1 tsp sugar

Peel kiwi and cut lime into quarters. Muddle fruit and sugar in a shaker until well crushed and juicy. Add ice and vodka and shake. Pour into glass and with a straw.

 

Honeydew Martini

honeydewmartini

It’s sweet, strong and simple to make. What more could you want? It will certainly add a kick to your celebrations.

Ingredients:

3 oz. Vodka

½ oz. Midori

½ oz. triple sec

Pour all ingredients in a cocktail shaker half filled with ice. Shake it vigorously and strain mixture into a chilled Martini glass. Add a slice of orange.

 

By Tenelle Ottley-Matthew

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