CHICAGO (CBS) — This weekend kicks off several St. Patrick’ Day events leading up to the big day on Saturday.
CBS 2’s Ed Curran and Suzanne Le Mignot talked to a mixologist with recipes for cocktails that could make you feel a wee bit Irish.
Tim Herlihy of Tullamore Dew presents a few Irish cocktails to order at your favorite spot or make at home.
The Irish Accent
2 oz Tullamore DEW original
3/4 oz freshly squeezed juice from 1 lemon
3/4 oz honey syrup
Combine all ingredients in an ice-filled shaker. Shake until well chilled, about 10 seconds. Strain into an ice-filled double old fashioned glass.
The Irish Mule (With Mule Mug)
2oz Tullamore D.E.W. Original
1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
Top with Ginger Beer
Lime Wheel Garnish
The Island Hopper
1.5oz Tullamore DEW XO Caribbean Cask
Top with Coconut Water
1 Brown Sugar Cube
3 dash Angostura bitters