15 Whiskey Cocktails for St. Patrick's Day

For all that St. Patrick's Day entails, Irish spirit surely prevails. So if you've got the green beer blues and you're thirsty for booze, mix up some whiskey cocktails.

The Toronto Star's Irish Coffee

"This was wonderful. Just perfect for cold wintery weather, with the perfect ratio of whiskey, sugar and coffee."

-Baby Kato

World's Best Whiskey Sour

"Whiskey Sours are one of my husband�s very favorite mixed drinks. I made this for him, and he said that it was the best whiskey sour he�s ever had."


Irish Hot Toddy

"I had this on a very cold St. Paddy's Day and it was wonderful. It was so warming with just the right amount of spice."

-Bonnie G #2

Canadian Whiskey Sour

"This is an amazing drink, maybe our new favorite! You wouldn't know that it has maple syrup in it."


Adult Root Beer Floats

"OH MY, OH MY, OH MY, is that good! I've been drinking root beer and whiskey for a long time and never thought to drop a scoop or two of ice cream in."


Canadian Day Cheers!

"Sweet and nutty with a serious whiskey-kick in the pants! These were a party hit."

-Ethan at Food.com


"This is a great drink! The tart cranberry and lime is great with sweet raspberry and whiskey."


Homemade Bailey's Irish Cream

"Just excellent!!! I've made many versions of Bailey's at home, but this is by far the best."


Whiskey Old Fashioned

"Before making this, I had never tasted an Old Fashioned. I know now that I'll be tasting many more!"


Irish Redhead

"One of my hubby's favorite drinks."



"I drink so many of these that 5 stars is the only rating I can give!"


Red Whiskey Appletini

"This is a great drink, year-round! I think this is going to be one of my new favorites!"


Gaelic Iced Coffee

"I made this according to the recipe and found it to be one of the best iced coffees I've had in a long time!"

-Julie B's Hive

Butternut Scotch

"Great Drink! We loved the blend of flavors, and will definitely keep this recipe."

-Queen Dana

Whiskey Sour

"This is a great whiskey sour recipe! Don't skip the froth!"