17 Green St. Patrick’s Day Foods The Kids Will Love
Tis the season of green food and leprechauns!
Celebrate this St. Patrick’s Day with meals that the whole family will love, made special for the holiday. Some are authentic Irish fare while others are green versions of family favorites. You might be wearing green, but you’re going to want to pinch yourself after trying these dreamy recipes!
Delicious green pancakes, topped with lucky charms and whipped cream. Simple, GREEN and magically delicious!
Deluxe Corned Beef Hash
It’s not St. Paddy’s Day without corned beef! Topped with eggs, bacon and potatoes, this recipe screams Irish!
Shamrock Cinnamon Rolls
If you’re feeling crafty, these shamrock shaped cinnamon rolls topped with green icing are definitely a must!
Spinach Banana Muffins
These tasty green muffins are a great way to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day, while also getting your kids to secretly eat their spinach!
Leprechaun Fruit Snack
This leprechaun shaped fruit snack isn’t only adorable, but healthy too! The kids will have a blast devouring this awesome treat. Get the recipe.
These rainbow-colored smoothies are just as fun to look at as they are to drink. This recipe includes blueberries, kiwis, raspberries and many other colorful fruits the kids will enjoy. Get the recipe.
Jalapeno Popper Cups
Whip up some festive finger foods for your annual St. Patrick’s Day party! These jalapeno popper cups are filled with cream cheese and bacon, so what’s not to love? Get the recipe.
Guacamole Deviled Eggs
These green little devils will have your taste buds begging for more! Substitute the typical mayonnaise recipe with avocado and you have yourself a snack that the kids won’t be able to keep their hands off of. Get the recipe.
These Irish inspired nachos are made with sliced potatoes instead of chips. Topped with cheese, bacon, guacamole and sour cream, these nachos will make you feel like you stepped into a real Irish Pub. Get the recipe.
Corned Beef and Cabbage Sliders
It’s not truly Irish if there isn’t beer involved! Made with Guinness mustard, these Irish sliders are a quick and easy way to whip up some lunch for the whole family. Get the recipe.
Guinness Braised Short Rib Tacos
Keep the Guinness flowing with these amazing short rib tacos. The ribs take a 10-hour bath in beer, followed by braised cabbage and sour cream to top them off. Get the recipe.
Lamb and Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie
Irish pubs are notorious for always having a shepherds pie on their menu. This authentic lamb and sweet potato pie will make you feel like you’re enjoying a nice meal in downtown Dublin. Get the recipe.
Full of carrots, onions, potatoes and meat, this comfort food is sure to keep your family full this St. Patrick’s Day. This oldie but goodie is a recipe that dates back to the early 19th century and it gets better every time you make it! Get the recipe.
Have you ever even heard of Colcannon? This Irish favorite is a mixture of creamy mashed potatoes and usually kale or cabbage. Top it with LOTS of butter and whatever spices you desire. Get the recipe.
Bangers and Mash
The name of this recipe even sounds Irish! A combination of pork sausage and cheesy mashed potatoes is one way for your family to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day like true Irishmen! Get the recipe.
Mini Baileys Chocolate Cheesecakes
You had me at Bailey’s! From the chocolate frosting to the Bailey’s infused cheesecake batter, this dessert will definitely be a household hit! Get the recipe.
Pistachio Cream Cheese Cookies
Get your sugar buzz on with these buttery, cream cheese topped cookies. The green pistachio frosting gives it the perfect St. Patrick’s Day touch and leaves you feeling like a real pastry chef. Get the recipe.