You may have forgotten to wear green this St. Patrick’s Day, but the kids sure didn’t. Try to keep their little mittens out of pinching mischief this holiday by filling them with something green and sweet instead.
Shamrock recipes are the perfect treat to keep your little green leprechauns from pinching. From shamrock shakes to a bowl of leprechaun popcorn gold, your kids will go wild for these 10 St. Patty’s Day sweets.
1. Shamrock Shake
Let the kids drink like a leprechaun this St. Patty’s Day with a Shamrock Shake.
2. Shamrock Shake Cupcakes
Avoid getting pinched, and bribe your kids with these delicious Shamrock Shake Cupcakes.
3. Shamrock Pretzel Pops
Give your kids a sweet and salty shamrock treat with Shamrock Pretzel Pops.
They are fun to make, and even better to eat.
4. Shamrock Rice Krispie Treats
What kid doesn’t love Rice Krispie treats? This holiday, give them what they really want in shamrock form.
A clover cookie cutter and a bit of food die is all you need to turn this classic sweet into an Irish treat. Get the recipe here.
5. Leprechaun Popcorn
Getting a bowl of Leprechaun Popcorn is like finding gold at the end of the rainbow.
A bowl of leprechaun popcorn gold made of mint green M&M’s along with candy melts will trick the kids into thinking the leprechaun is nearby.
6. Shamrock Bars
Loaded in chocolate, Shamrock Bars are a nice way to spread the Irish joy.
7. Shamrock Mint Hot Chocolate
The kids will go crazy for a warm, cozy mug of Shamrock Mint Hot Chocolate.
8. Shamrock Minty Brownie Bites
Shamrock Mint Brownie Bites are the perfect bite sized sweet for the kids to take to school and share with the classmates.
9. Shamrock Gooey Butter Cookies
Let the kids roll up their sleeves and fill their St. Patty’s Day with some baking madness.
Taking the traditional butter cookie and turning it green, Shamrock Gooey Butter Cookies are a baking must this holiday.
10. Shamrock Gum Drops
Sweet as a gumdrop your kids will be, if you give them a handful of these shamrock treats.
Get the recipe here.