5 Cocktails for St. Patrick's Day
Green cocktails for enjoyment on St. Patty's
- 1 oz gin
- 1 tsp green crème de menthe
- 2 dashes bitters
Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice cubes. Shake well. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
- 2 oz Michael Collins Irish whiskey
- 3 lime wedges
- 3 oz ginger beer
In a highball glass, add whiskey and squeeze lime wedges into glass. Fill with ice, top with ginger beer and stir to incorporate.
- 1/2 oz Irish Mist
- 1/2 oz Lemon Juice
- 1/2 oz Orange Juice
- 1 oz Canadian Whisky
- Nutmeg, grated
Pour whisky, Irish Mist, orange and lemon juices into a chilled Old Fashioned glass and stir with ice. Dust with nutmeg.
- Several dashes Orange Bitters
- 1 1/2 oz Sugar Syrup Or To Taste
- 1 oz Irish Whiskey
- 1 oz Lemon Juice
- 1 oz Scotch
Mix all ingredients with ice in a shaker or blender. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
- 2 1/2 oz strong, hot coffee
- 1 1/2 oz Irish whiskey
- 1 tsp brown sugar
- 1 oz whipping cream
Pour the coffee, Irish whiskey and brown sugar into an Irish coffee glass or mug. Stir well. Float the cream on top.