Saint Patrick's Day: Creative and Funny Green Food Coloring Ideas and Recipes to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day!
St. Patrick's Day
Valentine's Day has come and gone and St. Patrick's Day is now upon us.
Whether your planning to take a road trip to see the Chicago Saint Patrick's Day Parade and the Chicago River dyed green, or you plan to head to San Francisco for the Crossroads Irish-American Festival you are bound to run into delicious green foods and drinks.
For those of you who are planning to stay home this year and throw your own holiday party, there are many St. Patrick's Day recipes and creative food ideas that reflect the beautiful shamrock green found in the fields of Ireland.
Celebrate the luck of the Irish with these yummy recipes.
You could even use Ateco food coloring to turn every meal into a Saint Patrick's Day treat.
Have a top o' the morning breakfast, then a lucky charmed lunch, and end the day with a comforting Irish dinner followed by a sweet pot of gold dessert.
Don't forget to squeeze some tasty green treats in there like St. Patrick's Day Shortbread.
There are also some absolutely delicious drink recipes for St. Patrick's Day such as:
Try anyone of these yummy recipes this Saint Patrick's Day!
Listed are a number of green foods for Saint Patrick's Day that would make any fan of the green isles or "Fighting Irish" proud.
Ateco Food Coloring - Go Green!
Healthy Green Smoothie
- Healthy Green Smoothies that taste good! | A Spicy Perspective
A simple smoothie recipe loaded with protein and greens. This isn’t your average hard-to-swallow green smoothie recipe. This is a breakfast shake you will crave! Gluten free and combines pineapple, banana, and mango with kale and protein...
Fluffy Key Lime Pie
Try this quick taste of paradise that is diabetic friendly, low in fat and absolutely yummy.
- 1 package Jello sugar-free lime gelatin
- 1 reduced-fat graham cracker crust
- 2 (6 ounce) cartons key lime yogurt
- 1 (8 ounce) carton frozen fat-free whipped topping, thawed
- 1/4 cup boiling water
Grab those ingredients and head over to Fluffy Key Lime Pie for instructions on how to create your own St. Patricks Day lime treat.
Green Velvet Cake Recipe & Green Velvet Cupcake Recipe
- Green Velvet Cake Recipe & Green Velvet Cupcake Recipe
Put a spin on red velvet cake this St. Patrick's day with green velvet! This recipe will allow you to make green velvet cake, green velvet cupcakes, green velvet whoopie pies or even green velvet cake pops. Happy St. Paddy's Day baking!
Green Tea Fried Ice Cream
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This is a fantastically unique way to enjoy ice cream. Deep frying ice cream may sound impossible but it's fairly easy to do and makes for a very rewarding experience. With a crunchy warm exterior, and the delicious interior of green tea ice cream...
Green Isles, Ireland Inspired Cupcakes
St. Patrick's Day Recipes
Emerald Green Punch Recipe
- 2 packages Lemon-lime Kool-Aid powdered drink mix
- 1 (46 ounce) can pineapple juice, chilled
- 2 (2 liter) bottles ginger ale
- 1 quart pineapple sherbet or 1 quart lime sherbet (your taste)
- 2 cups sugar
- 2 quarts cold water
Take these tasty ingredients and check out Emerald Green Punch for instructions on how to create your own punch that will reminds you of the refreshing grassy fields of Ireland.
St. Patrick's Day Dinner
- Green Fruit Salad for St. Patrick’s Day | Roz's Scrumptious Recipes
Delicious, low-fat, inexpensive recipes using fresh herbs and produce. Green fruit is not necessarily unripe fruit. I made this green fruit salad for St. Patrick’s day and decorated it with the little shamrocks that were growing in my front yard...
- Green Gobble-'Ems Garlic Bread Chunks Recipe : Rachael Ray : Recipes : Food Network
Get this all-star, easy-to-follow Food Network Green Gobble-'Ems Garlic Bread Chunks recipe from Rachael Ray...