9 St. Patrick’s Day Recipes to Try This Year

St. Patrick’s Day is just a few days away and it’s a great idea to think about what type of food and drink you could serve to your family or at a party. With many people choosing to go bar hopping and drink green beer it may be hard to figure out what fun things you could serve for your family on this upcoming holiday. Check out this list of great recipes that are delicious for the entire family.

1.Sorbet Floats 

It wouldn’t be St. Patricks day without eating or drinking something green. Home Cooking Memories provides this great recipe for Lime Sorbet floats. This is a great way to break away from the traditional Root Beer float and try something new. Not only is this recipe delicious, but your kids will love sipping on something that looks like it could glow in the dark.

2.Corned Beef

If you want to try something traditional for your St. Patrick’s day dinner, why not go for this classic Irish cuisine. Many of you have probably tried Corned Beef before, so here is a great recipe for an easy slow cooker Corned Beef.

3.Lucky Charms Muddy Buddies 

This chex mix is a great non traditional twist on the classic party food. Plus who doesn’t love Lucky Charms?

4.Green Velvet Cupcakes

Red Velvet cake is a favorite to many, but for this holiday why not try Green Velvet cupcakes. Check out this recipe for the fun St. Patrick’s Day cupcakes. Baking these could also be a great family activity, once the cupcakes have cooled down your kids could decorate them.

5.Shamrock Pretzels

Another sweet treat on the list to try, is this great how-to on creating Shamrock Pretzels.  Mommy’s Bundle provides us with this great recipe that is fun and festive.

 6.Corned Beef Bites

If you’re throwing a St. Patrick’s Day party, check out these great turnovers that contain Corned Beef and Cabbage. This finger food will be a great addition to any St. Patty’s Day party.

7.Leprachaun Bark

Simply Being Mommy provides us with this seasonal Bark recipe. Full of Andes mints and Mint M&M’s this recipe will be a hit at your next themed party.

8.Irish Stew

We can’t just eat candy all day long so here is another hearty recipe. Simply Recipes provides this awesome recipe for a classic Irish Stew.

9.Shepherd’s Pie

Another great comfort food is Shepherd’s Pie. This classic is also a great one to serve on St. Patricks day that will stand out among the many that choose to make Corned Beef and Cabbage.

Whether you’re looking for something sweet or hearty there is definitely something here for every taste bud. Enjoy these great recipes and have a great St. Patrick’s Day.