emerald-isle-drink-cocktail What will you be drinking on St. Patrick’s Day? Rather than beer and a shot, why not try an old classic  This cocktail is listed in Old Mr. Boston’s bar guide as early as 1935, and is a tasty and refreshing gin drink.

Emerald Isle

1 ½ ounces Bombay Sapphire Gin
¼ ounce green Creme de Menthe
3 dashes Angostura bitters

Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass and stir with ice. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.


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