39 Green Treats for St. Patrick's Day

Go beyond classic corned beef and green beer with these minty, chocolatey and shamrock-shaped desserts. We promise, they're all magically delicious.

Irish Cream Cupcakes

"This recipe worked out great for St. Patrick's Day. Who knew making your own frosting could be so easy and so much better than the store bought version?"


St. Patrick's Day Parfaits

"These parfaits were excellent. They were very festive, delicious and easy to prepare."


Matcha Shortbread Cookies

"This is an amazing recipe! The taste of matcha is delicate and the texture just perfect."

-Dina Cohen

Chocolate-Mint Dream Cookies

"These cookies are to die for. They never stay around our house for long when I make them."


Creme de Menthe Brownies

"This is quite possibly the best brownie I have ever had. It is so moist and just melts in your mouth."


Chocolate-Guinness Cupcakes

"These were fabulous cupcakes. I topped them with buttercream frosting and they were a huge hit."

-Chef Doozer

St. Patrick's Day Crispy Treats

"This is a great St. Paddy's Day treat. The kids really loved them but they were a big hit with everyone."


Copycat McDonald's Shamrock Shake

"I made these for our St. Patrick's Day celebration — they were a huge hit."

-Sonya #3

Green Apple Sorbet

"This recipe was a hit at our St. Patrick's Day party. The taste was outstanding."


Grasshopper Cheesecakes

"These cupcakes are creamy, minty and wonderful. I don't think the leftovers will last very long."


Cocoa-Pistachio Pinwheels

"These are so much fun and they taste great. I'm already thinking about making them again."


Key Lime Bars

"The bars have a perfect sweet-tart flavor."


St. Patrick's Day Fudge Cake

"I made this for St. Patrick's Day last year, and I can't wait to make it again this year. It was super easy and so delicious."


Chocolate-Mint Fudge

"What a great combination of flavors. I made this fudge for St. Patrick's Day and gave it to my children's teachers. They absolutely loved it."

-Baseball Taxi

Key Lime Cheesecake Squares

"This is pretty much the perfect cheesecake recipe. The bars are deliciously creamy."


Mint Shortbread Cookies

"These are delicious. The chocolate drizzled on top is very pretty."


Kiwi-Lime Jell-O

"This dessert was absolutely wonderful. It made a beautiful presentation."

-Caroline Cooks

Mint Julep Cupcakes

"These cupcakes have a fair amount of Bourbon — just enough to make them the perfect adults-only dessert."


St. Patrick's Day Shamrock Cookies

"I usually don't have luck with cut-out cookies, but these were great. They baked perfectly, and their sweetness was spot-on."

-Roxanne J.R

Frozen Grasshoppers

"I made this dessert for St. Patrick's Day. It was the perfect refreshment after our corned beef and cabbage."

-Cucina Casalingo

Guinness Brownies

"These brownies are dense, moist and easy to make. They are quite possibly the best brownies I've ever eaten."


Chocolate-Mint Thumbprints

"These cookies were so soft and had a wonderful flavor. They were a huge hit at the party I brought them to."


Chocolate-Mint Sandwich Cookies

"These are soft, chewy and oh-so-chocolatey. The mint filling is delicious and refreshing."


Mint Crinkles

"This is a fun holiday recipe — especially for St. Patrick's Day. We really loved the peppermint flavor."

-TexasToast R

Peppermint Candy

"These candies are awesome. They taste great, and everyone I gave them to loved them."


Grasshopper Parfaits

"This is a pretty dessert to serve guests. It is a delicious and refreshing parfait."

-Seasoned Cook

Lemon-Lime Layered Dessert

"I brought this dessert to a dinner party and it was a huge hit. It was light and delicious."

-The Esquire

Watergate Salad

"I always make a double batch of this dessert salad for family gatherings because everyone loves it so much."

-Christine N.

Mint-Chocolate Chip Cookies

"We really enjoyed these soft, minty cookies. If you can't find creme de menthe chips, regular chocolate-mint chips work too."


Lime Meringue Kisses

"These turned out great. They looked really pretty on the plate and everyone loved them."

-Bonnie G #2

Grasshopper Cheesecake

"I love cheesecake and I love grasshopper pie, so imagine my sheer joy when I discovered this recipe. This is one tasty dessert."


Lime Jewels

"This is a gem of a cookie. The taste of the lime really shines through nicely without being too strong."


Grasshopper Pie

"This is my husband's new favorite dessert. To make things easier, I used a store bought Oreo crust."


Pistachio Dream Cake

"This cake is very moist and creamy. Making the frosting with pudding is a lovely touch."

-Sue Lau

Shamrock Toffee Fudge

"We love this fudge. It is rich, creamy and delicious."


Creme de Menthe Mousse

"I made this mousse for a St. Patrick's Day party and it had a really nice taste."


Green Velvet Cake

"This cake was very easy to make. It was so moist and tasty, too."


St. Patrick's Day Cupcakes

"I made these for St. Paddy's Day and they turned out great! My son loved them and everyone at my husband's work loved them too!"


Lime Green Sherbet Punch

"This is wonderful punch! The lime and 7-Up make a great combination, and it's best when the sherbet starts to melt."