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5 Whiskey Cocktails to Get You in the St. Patrick’s Day Spirit

March 16, 2017

Fancy an Irish rose?

They’re so much better than a pint of green beer.

Irish Iced Coffee

This refreshing recipe could not be simpler. Strong iced coffee is mixed with whiskey and heavy cream to create a deliciously decadent pick-me-up.

Get the recipe: Irish Iced Coffee

Read More: How to Make Irish Coffee in Four Simple Steps

John Collins

A riff on the classic Tom Collins cocktail, this drink gets a dose of whiskey instead of the traditional gin. Pour over a tall glass of ice, then garnish with a lemon wedge.

Get the recipe: John Collins

White Knight

Perfect for the classic cocktail lover, this elegant drink is sure to impress your partygoers. The white port (or Lillet Blanc) adds just the right amount of sweetness.

Get the recipe: White Knight

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Irish 75

If you’re a fan of the French 75, you’ll fall in love with this romantic rendition. Irish whiskey replaces the gin or cognac, and the sparkling wine makes it delightfully bubbly.

Get the recipe: Irish 75

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Irish Rose

This pretty pink cocktail is as delicious as it looks. And the combination of sweet red grenadine and tangy, freshly-squeezed lime juice is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

Get the recipe: Irish Rose

This article originally appeared on Real Simple.com