Green food coloring can add a festive coloring in your beer or any light colored liquid of choice! Keep it handy! You won't need more than a drop or two at a time!
POT O' GOLD SHOTS
1 package lemon Jello
1 cup COLD whiskey (or vodka)
1 cup boiling water
16 plastic shot cups
decorative candy if desired (rainbow, gold sprinkles, green dots, etc.)
Combine Jello mix and boiling water, stirring until dissolved. Stir in Cold Whiskey. Pour mixture into shot cups to 2/3 full. Refrigerate 2 hours. Spool a layer of cool whip onto top of firm Jello. Decorate as desired.
IRISH FLAG SHOTS
Green Cream De Menthe
In shot glass, fill 1/3 with green cream de menthe. Next 1/3 layer white Irish cream. Top 1/3 layer with yellow Grand Marnier.
1 cup hot coffee
1 tbsp. brown sugar or honey
1-1/2 oz. Irish Whiskey
Add Sugar and Whiskey to hot coffee. Top with a spoonful or two of whipped cream
2 oz. Tequila
1 oz. Cointreau
3/4 oz. Fresh Lime
1 drop Green Food Coloring
Juice Lime. Prepare rim of rocks glass with juice of lime wedge, then dip rim in salt.Combine in shaker, tequila, Cointreau, lime juice and food coloring. Fill with ice and shake 20 seconds. Strain into prepared glass over ice. Garnish with lime wheel.1/4 oz. Simple syrup may be added to smooth a harsh brand of tequila.
2 oz. Bourbon
1 Tsp. Sugar
2 Fresh Mint Leaves
Crush together Mint leaves and sugar, then put into shaker. Add Bourbon and Ice CUBES. Shake 30 seconds or until sugar is dissolved and mixture is very cold. Strain into 8 oz. glass filled with crushed ice. Garnish with mint sprigs.
LIME SHERBET PUNCH
2 quarts Lime Sherbet
2 Liters Ginger Ale
1 - 46 oz. Can Pineapple Juice
Garnish if desired, with fruit or fruit slices
Combine all ingredients in a large punch bowl and serve!
1-1/2 oz. IRISH Whiskey
1 oz. Green Apple Schnapps
1/4 oz Ginger Ale
Lime wedge as garnish, if desired.
Shake with ice, whiskey and schnapps. Pour into Martini glass, strained, and top with ginger ale.
1 Shot Irish Whiskey
1 Shot Pickle Juice
Drink shot of whiskey, then follow with 1 shot pickle juice
IRISH TYPE BEERS AND LIQUORS such as stout beers and cream liquors can be enjoyed as well, in moderation, of course!