St. Patrick’s Day Cocktails

Many of you will have heard of the Black Velvet cocktail (Guinness and Champagne mixed together), but what other cocktails are made for this Irish holiday?

St. Patrick's Day Cocktails

Irish Buck – a whiskey based favourite!

Ingredients

  • 55ml brandy
  • 55ml Irish cream
  • 120ml coffee
  • Whipped cream
  • Green sprinkles

Instructions

  • Warm brandy and irish cream is small saucepan on a low heat. Mix with coffee.
  • Add whipped cream and finish with sprinkles on top

St. Patrick's Day Cocktails

Irish Cream Cocktail – smooth and velvety!

Ingredients

  • 100 ml Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • 50 ml espresso
  • 20 ml half and half creamer
  • ice

Instructions

  • Fill shaker half way with ice. Combine the Bailey’s, espresso, and half and half and pour over ice.
  • Close shaker and shake well to combine.
  • Strain into two glasses and garnish each with three coffee beans.

St. Patrick's Day Cocktails

Irish Apple Martini – fruity and fabulous!

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons apple schnapps
  • 2 tablespoons vodka
  • 2 tablespoons apple juice

Instructions

  • In a cocktail shaker full of ice, combine apple schnapps, vodka and apple juice. Mix well. Pour into glasses and garnish with a slice of Granny Smith apple.