Make me a good St. Patrick's Day cocktail.

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I have found some St. Patrick's Day cocktails for you to try. Here are the top 3 options based on their ratings: 1. **Tipperary** 2. **Shamrock** 3. **Shamrocked Shooter** Enjoy your St. Patrick's Day celebrations with these festive cocktails!
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St. Patrick's Day

You asked: Best St. Patrick's Day cocktails. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.


The Shamrock cocktail is a sophisticated and herbaceous blend, featuring a harmonious mix of whiskey, white vermouth, Crème de Menthe,...

Creme De Menthe (15ml), White vermouth (45ml), Whiskey (45ml), Green Chartreuse (15ml)

4 ingredients
4.7 / 5

Shamrocked Shooter

The Shamrocked Shooter is a vibrant and indulgent cocktail that features a trio of distinct layers. Combining the creamy texture...

Bailey's (15ml), Melon liqueur (60ml), Whiskey (15ml)

3 ingredients
3.91 / 5

Irish Courage

If you mix this drink right it'll be pretty much black with a blue/colourless layer on top. Take it in...

Vodka (Teaspoon), White rum (Teaspoon), Grenadine (Teaspoon), Whiskey (10ml), Blue Curaçao (Teaspoon)

5 ingredients
3.87 / 5


Adapted from ABC of Mixing Cocktails by Harry McElhone, this drink shares its name with a town in southern Ireland....

Green Chartreuse (15ml), Red vermouth (20ml), Whiskey (60ml)

3 ingredients
3.83 / 5


The Paddy cocktail is a robust, whiskey-based drink known for being straightforward and strong. This cocktail elegantly combines the richness...

Angostura Bitters (Dash), Red vermouth (30ml), Whiskey (60ml)

3 ingredients
3.82 / 5

Irish Flag

The Irish Flag cocktail is a visually striking layered shooter that showcases the colors of the Irish national flag: green,...

Bailey's (10ml), Brandy (10ml), Creme De Menthe (10ml)

3 ingredients
3.77 / 5

Southern Irish

The Southern Irish cocktail is a fusion of Irish whiskey and Southern flavors, showcasing a unique balance of sweet and...

Melon liqueur (15ml), Whiskey (45ml), Lemon liqueur (15ml), Lime (Half ), Sugar (Tablespoon)

5 ingredients
3.74 / 5

Green Goddess

This is a good way to end the night without your breath smelling of alcohol.

Vodka (30ml), Mint Liqueur (30ml)

2 ingredients
3.67 / 5

Irish Maid

Super fresh drink, expanding the friendly Irish whiskey taste with some cucumber and elderflower. Excellent as a summer drink, if...

Lemon Juice (22.5ml), Sugar Syrup (22.5ml), Whiskey (60ml), Cucumber (2 slices), Elderflower Liqueur (15ml)

5 ingredients
3.62 / 5

Lucky Leprechaun

The Lucky Leprechaun cocktail is a layered shot that marries the rich bitterness of Guinness with the sweetness of coffee...

Coffee liqueur (10ml), Guinness (10ml), Orange liqueur (10ml)

3 ingredients
3.52 / 5


We've collated some quick fire Q&A's on the question to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

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What are traditional St. Patrick's Day drinks?

Traditional St. Patrick's Day drinks often include Irish whiskey, Irish cream liqueur, and beers like Guinness. Cocktails made with green ingredients are also popular.

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Why is green associated with St. Patrick's Day?

Green is associated with St. Patrick's Day because it symbolizes Ireland, also known as the 'Emerald Isle,' and it is also the color of springtime, Saint Patrick, and shamrocks.

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What are some popular St. Patrick's Day cocktails?

Popular St. Patrick's Day cocktails include the Shamrock, Irish Flag, and Tipperary. These drinks often incorporate Irish whiskey and green ingredients.

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How can I make my cocktails festive for St. Patrick's Day?

You can make your cocktails festive for St. Patrick's Day by using green ingredients or garnishes, such as mint or lime slices, and serving them in themed glassware.

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Is St. Patrick's Day celebrated outside of Ireland?

Yes, St. Patrick's Day is celebrated worldwide, especially in countries with large Irish communities. It's a day to celebrate Irish culture with parades, music, food, and drinks.

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