6 St. Patrick's Day Drinks for Shamrock Shake Lovers

These cocktail recipes evoke the spirit of the shake.

ByABC News
March 17, 2015, 9:45 AM
Lucky Shamrock Shake
Lucky Shamrock Shake

— -- intro: McDonald’s famous Shamrock Shake has a cult following for its limited release each year. If you’re one of those fans, max out your enjoyment of the mint green drink with these cocktail recipes that evoke the spirit of the shake -- plus the added bonus of a little booze.

quicklist:1title: Lucky Shamrock Shakeurl: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/recipe/lucky-shamrock-shake-recipe-jeanette-pavini-29692905text: Mimicking the flavor of a shamrock shake, plus some Bailey’s.media: 29670349

quicklist:2title: Shamrock Mojitourl: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/recipe/shamrock-mojito-recipe-duet-brasserie-29692851text: Kale juice and mint give this mojito its St. Patrick’s Day flair.media: 29670595

quicklist:3title: Shamrock Margaritaurl: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/recipe/shamrock-margarita-recipe-29692847text: Lime is green, making it Irish, right?media: 29670693

quicklist:4title: Shamrock Punchurl: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/recipe/shamrock-punch-recipe-29692812text: Serve a crowd with this green punch.media: 29670544

quicklist:5title: Shamrock Smoothieurl: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/recipe/amazing-greens-smoothie-recipe-jamba-juice-29692744text: If healthy is your goal, this bright green smoothie is your answer.media: 29670192

quicklist:6title: Shamrock Sipperurl: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/recipe/mary-isa-basil-recipe-justin-august-fairweather-29692886text: Go green with basil and kiwi in this very sippable drink.media: 29670282