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6 St Patrick’s Day Coffee Recipes: Irish Mix in Hot & Iced Drinks

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It’s finally here: the best holiday of the year! This March favorite comes with a lot of fun traditions, including wearing green to avoid being pinched, looking for lucky four-leaf clovers, and, of course, drinking every possible green beverage.

To help you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day (and get your hands on a little luck o’ the Irish), we’ve gathered fun coffee recipes. Here are 6 delicious St. Patrick’s Day coffee recipes to try today!

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Top 6 Delicious St. Patrick’s Day Coffee Recipes:

1. Classic Irish Coffee

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To kick off our list, we have the drink you probably associate most with St. Patrick’s Day: Irish coffee! This boozy, rich drink is perfect for a cozy March night. Make it a little more festive by whipping green food coloring into your whipped cream! Get the full recipe here.

2. Minty Cold Brew

Here’s an easy one: add mint syrup (and a fresh mint leaf or two) to your cold brew for a refreshing drink. Cold brew is mellow and sweet, and adding mint is a simple way to make an everyday drink a celebration! Get the full recipe here.

3. St. Patrick’s Day Coffee Smoothie

This recipe has the dubious honor of being the healthiest one on the list — but who says you can’t celebrate with spinach? Blend ingredients like cold brew, almond milk, and dates to make an impressively green coffee smoothie. Get the full recipe here.

4. Iced Mint Latte

We don’t know about you, but a cold, minty latte sounds pretty amazing to us. Whip up a mint simple syrup and combine it with espresso and your choice of milk. Serve over ice and let your taste buds revel! Get the full recipe here.

5. Baileys Irish Affogato

The only thing better than an affogato is a Baileys Irish Cream affogato! Pour Baileys and espresso over ice cream to make this easy but decadent treat. Get the full recipe here.

6. Creamy Pistachio Iced Coffee

Want something decadent to celebrate your favorite holiday? This over-the-top recipe combines pistachio ice cream, Baileys Irish cream, and iced coffee. Top with green sprinkles for festive flair! Get the full recipe here.

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Final Thoughts

We hope you have found a recipe (or six) to help you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Why not start your day with a green coffee smoothie, treat yourself to an afternoon pistachio iced coffee, and wrap up the holiday with a tasty Baileys affogato or irresistible Irish coffee? Time to start brewing — and celebrating!

Celebrating a different holiday? Try one of these coffee recipes:


Kate MacDonnell

Kate is a lifelong coffee enthusiast and homebrewer who enjoys writing for coffee websites and sampling every kind of coffee known to man. She’s tried unusual coffees from all over the world and owns an unhealthy amount of coffee gear.

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