The history of St. Patrick’s Day dates back to the early 17th century when it was declared a day of feasting in honor of St. Patrick, who is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland. The day was traditionally observed by attending church, feasting, and lifting restrictions on fasting and drinking alcohol. However, over time it has evolved into a more secular celebration, marked by parades, music, dance, and a lot of fun.
One of the most popular ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day is by enjoying traditional Irish cuisine and drinks. While beer is often the go-to beverage, there are plenty of delicious and festive mocktails that can be enjoyed by everyone. We’ve created a recipe for a refreshing St. Patrick’s Day mocktail that’s sure to be a hit at any party!
This delicious and refreshing mocktail is the perfect way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a night in with friends. The tangy lime juice combined with the subtle flavor of green apple creates a drink that’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser.
1 cup of freshly squeezed lime juice
1/2 cup of simple syrup
1/4 cup of green apple syrup
1/4 cup of club soda
Green food coloring (optional)
Fresh mint leaves and lime wedges for garnish
In a large pitcher, combine the lime juice, simple syrup, and green apple syrup.
Add a few drops of green food coloring if desired, and stir well.
Fill tall glasses with ice cubes, and pour the mixture over the ice.
Top each glass with a splash of club soda.
Garnish with fresh mint leaves and a lime wedge.