Saint Patrick's Day Cocktails: The Drinking of the Green (Recipes)
Saint Patrick's Day is officially Monday, but serious partyers will no doubt be celebrating throughout the weekend. Though one might immediately think of pounding the green beer with a Jameson chaser, there are other options to consider when choosing your St. Paddy's day libation.
Courtesy Brother Jimmy's BBQ Drink in the green this Saint Patrick's Day.
We found four fantastic cocktails that embody the spirit of this rousing holiday where for one day, everyone's blood runs green. Make these cocktails at home with the included recipes, or enjoy them at the bars listed. Just remember to wear something green.
See also: Saint Patrick's Day in Miami: Here's Where to Get Your Shamrock On
The Taste of Gold at Brother Jimmy's BBQ
Courtesy Brother Jimmy's BBQ
2 oz. Tullamore Dew Irish whiskey
1/2 oz. peach schnapps
Splash of orange juice
Lime wheel for garnish
Build in rocks glass.
Courtesy Batch Gastropub
Baby Guinness Shot at Batch Gastropub
2 oz. Avion Espresso
1 oz. Bailey's Irish Cream
Shake ingredients with ice and strain into shot glass.
Everybody's Irish at Villa Azur
Courtesy Villa Azur
2 oz. Jameson Irish Whiskey
1/2 oz. mint syrup (for green coloring)
1/2 oz. chartreuse herbs
Shake ingredients and pour into martini glass. Ass two olives and four leaf clover for garnish.
Luck of the Irish at Wolfgang's Steakhouse
Courtesy Wolfgang's Steakhouse
2 oz. Malibu Rum
1 oz. Midori
Pour Malibu and Midori into iced Collins glass and fill with pineapple juice.