Happy St. Patrick's Day to ya! Hopefully you're enjoying this wonderful day in style. Do you have your green? Do you have your hat? Do you have your drink? If not, that's okay. The most popular beverage today is beer, but some people just aren't a fan of beer. With that in mind, here are a few recipes that you may find perfect for today's holiday and not all of them need beer.

Guiness Milkshake

Guinness Milkshake (original source)
4 scoops Vanilla Ice Cream
4 scoops Mint Chocolate Chips
¼ cup Bailey’s Irish Cream
1 cup Guinness Stout Beer
Garnish – Whipped Cream, chocolate chips
How To:
Combine ingredients into a blender and blend well until it is as thick, or thin, as you like (adjust portions to ensure your desired consistency). Pour into a glass then garnish with whipped cream and chocolate chips.

Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee Royale (original source)
2 oz Brandy
2 oz Irish Cream
4 oz Brewed Coffee (strong)
Sugar (optional)
How To:
Warm the Brandy and Irish Cream in a saucepan over low heat, and then combine with the coffee. Add the sugar if you think it is necessary.

Cartoon running shamrock

Shamrock Cocktail Shooters (original source)
2 oz Crème de Menthe
4 oz Crème de Cacao White
3 oz International Delight French Vanilla Creamer
Garnish – Whipped Cream, Green Sprinkles
How To:
Combine the ingredients into a shaker with ice, and shake well. Then strain into shot glasses (there’s enough for multiple) and then garnish with the whipped cream and sprinkle on the sprinkles.

All, if not most of, these drink ingredients can be found at your local liquor store. Townsquare Media and KIXS 108 do not condone underage drinking and encourage you to drink responsibly. Have a safe and fun St. Patrick's Day!

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