Friday, March 4, 2011

Jump Start The Party With Unmatched Cocktails For St. Patrick's Day

By Neela Vazzana

St. Patrick's Day is not just green day, it also mean one big and explosive party. This greatly exceptional occasion is celebrated during the 17th day of March. This is originally and Irish event but it is also celebrated in the United States. During this day, every one is required to suit up or bring something green.

Speaking of immense parties, you can have your very own cocktail party at home. How would that be possible? Well, just take the bar right at the comfort of your home by joining your own cocktails. Just be equipped with customized drinking glasses, fresh fruits and alcoholic and non-alcoholic mixes and you're St. Patrick home party is all set to explode. For your benefit, here are a few of selected green cocktail recipes that you might want to try.

Everybody's Irish

You Need:

2 oz Irish whiskey 1 Tbsp green crme de menthe 1 Tbsp Green Chartreuse Cocktail olive for garnish

All hail the Irish public for introducing such happening to the American. Indeed, this is another reason why every people in the U.S. should party. Take a shot of this certainly special cocktail mix by merging all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Just append ice cubes and shake it considerably well. Strain it in your very own promotional drinking glasses preferably a martini glass and top it off with olives.


You Need:

2 oz Irish whiskey Tonic water Lemon twist for garnish

No, it is not the mythical creature that is related to the gathering. This is a green cocktail that is just named after it. Put your green day honoring in a whimsical and magical nirvana by straining Irish whiskey on a custom personalized drinking glass like highball. Simply join it together with tonic water on top and finish it with a lemon twist. This unprecedented Leprechaun cocktail is magical, indeed.

Shamrock Shaker

You Need:

1 1/2 oz Kahlua 2 1/2 oz milk 1/2 oz Amaretto Edible green and gold powder for garnish (found at cake-decorating supply stores)

They declare that every rainbows end awaits as pot of gold, just follow the leprechaun and you're good to go. St. Patrick 's Day is the only holiday where green is perfectly mixed with gold just like how you build up all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker along with some ice cubes. Shake it well and pour on a chilled promotional drinking glass like a common cocktail glass. Lastly, know by heart to sprinkle it with green and gold power to achieve the desires color combination.

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