Irish Eyes Cocktail: Sip to Your Sweetie

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

Sure and when Irish eyes are smiling, tis like a morn in spring—or a late afternoon pre-dinner cocktail that’s bold and sweet all at the same time. So be bold with your sweetheart. Chances are by night’s end you’ll both be smiling!

creamy green irish cocktail

IRISH EYES

Ingredients:

  • 1 ounce Irish whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce green crème de menthe
  • 2 ounce cream
  • Maraschino cherry for garnish
  • Prep Time: 3 minutes
  • Total Time: 3 minutes
  • Yield: 1 Cocktail

Preparation:

  1. Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain into an old-fashioned glass.
  4. Garnish with the maraschino cherry.