St. Patrick's Day Appetizer Recipes

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St. Patrick's Day Deviled Eggs

Rating: 3.5 stars
I wanted a great GREEN recipe for St. Patty's day but couldn't really find one, so I came up with this and hopefully everyone will get into the St. Patty's spirit with green deviled eggs!

Tarek's Irish Stout Fondue

Rating: 4.12 stars
The best fondue ever; made with beer and three kinds of cheese! Enjoy this recipe as a snack or a meal! Great for parties or great to trick your kids into eating their veggies. You will love this smooth, flavorful dish. Serve with bread, veggies, and meats of all kinds. We like green peppers, grape tomatoes, carrots, mushrooms, cucumbers, celery, ham, and salami for dipping.

Dubliner and Guinness®

Rating: 3 stars
Serve this Irish beer and cheese dip with pretzels for a tasty snack. You can use any Irish cheese you prefer if Dubliner isn't available to you.

Guinness® Beer Cheese Dip

Rating: 4.66 stars
Great for parties when paired with tortilla chips and baked pretzels.

Meyer Lemon Avocado Toast

Rating: 4.78 stars
I like to use this recipe when I have a ripe avocado that I don't want to waste. It is absolutely delicious and a wonderful source of fiber and fatty acids. Feel free to get creative with the ingredients! Substitute cilantro with mint or parsley, or chia seeds with sesame or poppy seeds.

Spinach Dip

Rating: 4.27 stars
An unbaked spinach dip. Unlike many other spinach dips this one is served deliciously cold. Enjoy! You can replace the red bell pepper with minced carrot or cucumber, or try using a combination of the three.

Easy Chimichurri

Rating: 5 stars
I took elements of several chimichurri recipes I found to come up with this combination, which has become a favorite. Can be stored for up to 2 weeks in the refrigerator.

Cilantro Edamame Hummus

Rating: 4.52 stars
Traditionally made with chickpeas, this hummus has a new twist using shelled edamame. Serve with pita chips or celery sticks.

Pistachio Twists

Rating: 4.54 stars
Originally a recipe from the 1960's that was meant to be served with drinks for a St. Paddy's day celebration. Personally, I think these are good for any occasion!

Irish Boxty

Rating: 4.18 stars
Boxty is a traditional Irish dish made of potatoes. An old Irish rhyme goes: 'Boxty on the griddle, boxty on the pan; if you can't make boxty, you'll never get a man'.

Irish Potato Nachos

Rating: 4.67 stars
Irish potato nachos. You can also deep-fry the potatoes instead of baking them.

Cheesy Potato Cakes

Rating: 3.89 stars
Easy cheesy Irish boxty-type potato cakes.

Inspiration and Ideas

Smoky, Cheesy Cookies
Rating: Unrated
These addictive little snacks are perfect for entertaining. Use Irish Cheddar and Kerrygold® butter to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! Bonus points if you use shamrock cutters.
15 Naturally Green Foods for St. Patrick's Day
Round up delicious foods that are naturally green for a perfect addition to your St. Paddy's celebrations,

Amazingly Easy Irish Soda Bread

Rating: 4.47 stars

A good old fashioned soda bread with just the basic ingredients. Buttermilk gives this crusty loaf a good flavor. The best Irish soda bread around!