Green drinks for St. Patrick's Day - fun and festive recipes for adults AND kids!

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by going green, all the way down to your drinks! : ) Here are some green drink recipes for all ages, from cocktails to milkshakes to kid-approved beverages.

1. For adults: St. Patrick’s Day grasshopper ice cream cocktails – via Dine and Dish

2. For adults: Sparkling shamrock champagne cocktails with honeydew shamrock garnishes – via Formal Fringe

3. For adults: Green apple martinis with a rainbow sugar rim and chocolate candy shamrocks. Or for kids, keep the garnishes but use a green drink like Lemon Lime Kool Aid instead. – via Oh My! Creative

4. For all ages: Copycat McDonald’s shamrock shakes – via The Family Kitchen

5. For all ages: Key lime pie green smoothies (made with healthy stuff but tastes like heaven) – via Healthful Pursuit

6. For kids: Green-tinted milk served with a side of Lucky Charms – via Thoughtfully Simple

Now… need a lucky green snack to go with that drink? Here are some ideas! And even more St. Patrick’s Day ideas and free St. Patrick’s Day printables can be found here!

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Shop for personalized St. Patrick’s Day paper goods and printables here.
Or, check out more St. Patrick’s Day ideas on Pinterest or here on my blog!


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  1. 1
    Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 10:13 pm
    leanne@ healthful pursuit says:
    Wow, you're SO on top of it! I haven't thought of St. Patrick's Day at all... thanks for including my smoothie in your post :)
  2. 2
    Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 11:19 pm
    Susan @ Oh My! Creative says:
    Thanks for including my Rainbow Sugar Rim Martini - fun for St. Patrick's Day! Kids will love their mocktail version as well! All the drinks look so yummy!
  3. 3
    Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 1:56 am
    Bellenza Wedding Bistro says:
    Honeydew shamrocks! Cute idea to serve as "fruit pops" too!
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      Friday, March 1st, 2013 at 9:57 am
      Heather says:
      That's a great idea! Though I'm definitely a huge sucker for ANY food on a stick, I can't help it ; )