We've rounded up some of the easy & tastiest green dessert recipes for St. Patricks' Day festivities! From cupcakes, pie and cookies to ice cream, brownies and shamrock shakes! Sit down with a bowl of lucky charms and a cup of Irish coffee and enjoy these delicious desserts!
What are green desserts made with?
Some green desserts are tinted naturally with matcha while others are garnished with limes, such as key lime pie to give them a green burst of color. Some desserts such as mint cookies, green velvet cupcakes and shamrock shakes are tinted with green food coloring to give them their green color.
Other green dessert recipe ideas
Frequently Asked Questions
Several food items are associate with St. Patricks' Day, with corned beef and cabbage, shepherd's pie, Irish soda bread, Irish coffee and Guiness beer being five popular food items.
Irish cream is a liqueur that is made from cream, Irish whiskey, and other ingredients like chocolate or vanilla. You can incorporate it into a dessert by making an Irish cream cheesecake, Irish cream truffles, or Irish cream cupcakes.