Irish Cream Recipes for a Lucky St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, and it’s time to start preparing. Whether you’re attending or planning a party, or simply enjoying the day with close friends and family, you’re in luck. We have some recipes and tips to make your St. Patrick’s Day the best yet. Find your greenest shirt, wear your luckiest socks and get ready to celebrate in true Irish fashion.
Start your morning on the right foot – here’s a simple, yet festive way to get in the holiday spirit!
Luck O’ the Irish Latte
1 shot espresso steamed milk
Combine all ingredients in a 12-oz cup. Mix well.
ProTip: For a healthier alternative, try Irish Cream Sugar Free Syrup.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth
This twist on the classic mint milkshake includes a shot of espresso for a delicious caffeine kick.
Frozen Mint Mocha
1 oz DaVinci Gourmet KAHLUA Flavored Classic Syrup
1 oz chocolate sauce
1 cup vanilla cream
10 oz ice
1 shot espresso
2 oz milk
Blend all ingredients and pour into a tall 16-oz glass. Top with whipped cream and drizzle with chocolate sauce.
ProTip: Add Kahlua or Bailey’s Irish Cream for an extra kick!
Nothing will impress your family or friends more than a homemade cheesecake. For best results, let the cheesecake refrigerate overnight – so make sure you plan ahead!
Irish Cream Cheesecake
1½ cups graham cracker crumbs
½ stick butter, softened
3 tbsp sugar
3 8-oz packages cream cheese (at room temp)
1¼ cup sugar
5 whole eggs
3 cups sour cream (at room temp)
Butter a 10″ springform pan and dust with a spoonful of graham cracker crumbs. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a bowl, mix together the first three ingredients. Press the mixture firmly in the bottom of the prepared pan. In a large bowl, cream the cream cheese with 1¼ cups sugar. Add eggs, one at a time, mixing well after each. Mix in DaVinci Gourmet Irish Cream Flavored Syrup and sour cream using mixer’s lowest speed. Pour into prepared pan. Bake for 40 minutes. Then turn the oven off and leave inside for 1 hour. Let cool at room temperature for 3–4 hours. Refrigerate overnight uncovered. Serve on plate with heated DaVinci Gourmet Irish Cream Flavored Syrup on top of cake or drizzle on plate.
ProTip: Use green food coloring to add an extra Irish touch!
Let us know some of your favorite ways to celebrate!