17 Green Recipes to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

For the kids (and adults) who aren’t filling their bellies with corned beef and cabbage this St. Patrick’s Day, opt for green-colored foods to celebrate the holiday.

From green eggs and ham to mint chip ice cream bon bons, these recipes are sure to fill your day with happiness, and a little extra luck:

1. Lucky Charms Rice Krispie Treats

Gooey rice krispies with Lucky Charms and a touch of green food coloring … your kids won’t be able to resist!

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2. Lucky Shamrock Pesto Pasta

Capture the luck of the Irish with this festive shamrock pesto pasta that your kids won’t believe is vegan. Shhh — we won’t tell if you won’t.

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3. St. Paddy’s Day Donuts

We can’t decide what’s better: the homemade donuts or the finger-licking good green frosting on top of them!

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4. Avocado Toast

It will only take you five minutes to whip up this wholesome avocado spread for the family.

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5. Double-Dipped Chocolate Mint Cake Pops

Who doesn’t love cake pops? These have Oreo cookie balls inside for an extra chocolatey chocolate filling.

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6. All-Natural Green Mashed Potatoes

Show your Irish pride by coloring one of the country’s primary crops a beautiful shade of green.

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7. Edamame Hummus

Break the cycle of over-indulging on holidays while still keeping it festive with this green (and healthy, to boot!) edamame hummus.

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8. Mini Shamrock Cupcakes

They might be little, but they’re oh so delicious!

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9. Green Smoothie

Healthy and green! Gotta love this smoothie recipe.

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10. Mint Oreo Stuffed Brownies

Give your brownies a minty twist by stuffing them with classic mint Oreos for your little leprechauns.

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11. Green Eggs and Ham

A breakfast with a Seussville twist! We would so eat this in a box or with a fox …

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12. Mint Chocolate Ice Cream Bon Bons

Individual ice cream bites are absolutely perfect for St. Patrick’s Day!

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13. Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Stick a couple of these addictive cookies in your kid’s lunch boxes, and their friends will be green with envy.

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14. Asparagus Tart

Your St. Patty’s Day feast won’t be complete without a hefty helping of this savory tart.

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15. Shamrock Shake

You’re in luck. This copycat recipe for the famous McDonald’s shake might just be better than the original!

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16. Pea Soup with Mint

If leprechauns had a favorite soup, we imagine this vibrant green stew chock full of peas, celery, and onions would be their pot o’ gold.

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17. Chocolate Mint Cupcake Truffles

The best part about these sweet treats? No baking required!

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