9 St. Patrick's Day Breakfast Ideas To Kickstart Your Day Of Drinking And Debauchery
March has officially begun, which means we are nearing closer and closer to St. Patrick's Day. But in order to pay tribute to the patron saint of Ireland, you are going to need a filling St. Patrick's Day breakfast. Because whether you plan on celebrating from your cubicle or participating in a parade, you need a breakfast that packs plenty of energy, not to mention a giant dose of St. Paddy's Day spirit.
Now, there are some obvious ways to bring the holiday into your morning dish. You could blend yourself a verdant, veggie-packed smoothie. You could drop some food dye into your pancake batter and call it a day. You could go wild and enjoy some St. Patrick’s Day desserts as an early a.m. treat. Or you could cook up a dish that requires minimal effort, but exhibits much more creativity.
With a little extra effort, you can easily whip up a St. Patrick's Day breakfast that will have your friends screaming Erin go bragh all day long. From traditional Irish fare to green-ified confections, here are nine St. Patrick's Day breakfast recipes that will help you kick off the holiday’s festivities, and hopefully, keep you somewhat sober during your pub crawl.
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Brussels Sprouts and Baby Greens Pie
Irish Soda Bread
Green Velvet Donuts
Red Flannel Hash
Shamrock Green Pistachio Muffins
Irish Cream Filled Donuts
Irish Potato Pie
If you plan on drinking all day (and we’re sure many of you are), then you’ll want a breakfast that keeps you energized and somewhat sober. For that, we recommend A Spicy Perspective’s Irish potato pie. The combination of cheese, potatoes, and bacon is sure to get you through the pub crawling. In fact, we suggest making two so you have something to cure your hangover the following morning.
Image and recipe: A Spicy Perspective