Having a St. Patrick’s Day event this year? I’m sure you have your recipes for corned beef, mashed potatoes and cabbage all set, so now it’s time to get ready for something on the sweeter side. Whether you’re hosting a St. Patrick’s Day celebration or going to one, there’s no better way to end the event with a fun dessert and of course some Irish whiskey and Guinness.
We’ve developed a list of tasty St. Patrick’s Day desserts that are joyful and precisely what you wish to place on the dessert table. Do a little jig because it’s your lucky day- check out our list of dessert recipes that will sure be a hit at your St. Paddy’s celebration.
1. GREEN VELVET CAKE
Some folks like to serve red velour cake on Valentine’s Day, but I think there’s some major competition with this green velour cake. If you’re in to all things green on St. Paddy’s Day, try out this extremely easy green velour cake dish. Simply swap out the red food dye for green in this red velour dish. Ice the cake with cream cheese frosting or buttercream icing and garnish with shamrocks, green sprays, and even Lucky Charms.
2. KEY LIME DOUGHNUTS WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING
If you’re a fan of essential lime pie and doughnuts, celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with this delicious dessert recipe. Start of by making a basic doughnut batter that you’ll bake in a doughnut pan instead of frying. If you don’t have a doughnut pan, you can always bake in a muffin tin.
The cream cheese icing is fresh and scrumptious with a tip of crucial lime juice. Garnish these doughnuts with crucial lime zest or green sprinkles and make certain to keep the Irish cream nearby.
3. ST. PATRICK’S DAY BROWNIE TRIFLE
If you want an incredibly easy St. Paddy’s Day dessert dish, try out this brownie trifle. Layers of brownies (you can use brownie mix or homemade), vanilla pudding, whipped cream, and mint Oreos make up this scrumptious St. Patrick’s Day dessert that’s sure to be a crowd pleaser at any celebration.
If you wish to prevent using green food coloring, you can always switch out the vanilla pudding for pistachio.
4. WHITE CHOCOLATE LUCKY CHARMS COOKIES
Ah, Lucky Charms. An enjoyable, sweet cereal every kid looked forward to consuming a huge bowl of every morning! I was one of those kids who in fact took pleasure in consuming the marshmallows and the cereal at the very same time. Periodically I would slip a few marshmallows, but who didn’t?!
There’s no doubt fortunate appeals can take you back to your childhood days, so why not try this cookie dish that’s fit for both grownups and kids. You’ll enjoy biting into one of these cookies that’s packed with marshmallows and white chocolate chips. Since this cookie recipe is filled with cereal, possibly they can also count as breakfast cookies. Simply an idea.
5. POT O’ GOLD FRUIT RAINBOW WITH LEMON CHEESECAKE DIP
Commemorate St. Patrick’s Day with a dessert recipe that’s on the much healthier side. This Pinterest deserving fruit rainbow is colorful and festive for any St. Paddy’s celebration. The basic recipe for lemon cheesecake dip is velvety and breaking with fresh lemon flavor. Do not forget the green beer.
6. MINT CHOCOLATE LASAGNA
This layered no-bake St. Paddy’s Day dessert dish is flavored with one of the best combinations- mint chocolate. An Oreo cookie base is the very first layer in this dessert followed by a minty cream cheese layer, chocolate pudding and after that the remaining minty cream cheese layer. An easy dish that nobody can decline.
7. BOURBON DARK CHOCOLATE TRUFFLES
This dessert dish is for all you scotch lovers out there! These 5 component dark chocolate truffles are decadent and may simply be the highlight of your St. Patrick’s celebration. Merely make a dark chocolate ganache with a little heavy cream, Irish whiskey, butter and sea salt, let it chill and roll into balls.
This dish provides you an excellent reason to utilize any additional Irish scotch.
8. IRISH APPLE CAKE
For more of a traditional (and not green) St. Patrick’s Day dessert, this Irish Apple Cake is one to attempt. Throughout apple season in Ireland, this type of cake is popular. It’s somewhat sweet and filled with tart Granny Smith apples. Serve this cake by itself or leading it with an abundant custard sauce.
9. MINT CHOCOLATE CHIP ICE CREAM CAKE
Ice cream and chocolate cake for a St. Paddy’s Day dessert is practically ideal, best? You’ll like this very easy dish that you can make ahead of time.
It’s finest to make this ice cream cake in a springform pan so you can quickly launch it. And if you do not wish to use mint chocolate ice cream, pistachio ice cream would be terrific too.
10. CHOCOLATE STOUT CUPCAKES
While you’re sipping on some Guinness, save a little for these mouthwatering chocolate stout cupcakes! Rich and decadent, this is the type of dessert you absolutely want to bring to any St. Patrick’s Day celebration. The chocolate cupcake batter and the chocolate frosting both have a little Guinness blended in, which goes along completely with chocolate.
I enjoy desserts topped with a flaky sea salt garnish! If you don’t have flaky sea salt on hand, you can also garnish these with pretzels, green sprays or sweet shamrocks.
11. IRISH CREAM BUNDT CAKE
Bringing a bundt cake to any sort of get together makes sure to be a hit. This Irish cream bundt cake is easy to make, with a few shortcuts, and uses Irish cream coffee creamer (Bailey’s is a popular brand name) rather than Irish cream alcohol to taste the cake.
If you actually wish to utilize Irish cream alcohol, you can constantly use it in the glaze.