Irish cocktail recipes are generally based on whiskey or Irish cream but don't let the vodka put you off this amazing recipe. 

Sick of beers and boring old wine coolers and looking for something a little bit festive this summer? Then this green little piece of heaven is the tipple for you. Whisk up a batch of this delicious cocktail and your Irish-loving guests will be happy campers! 

Irish cocktails with vodka should not be dismissed even though we know you all love your cocktail recipes with Irish whiskey or Irish creme. The only thing we're missing for this cocktail is a great name. Have any suggestions? Leave them for us in the comments section, below. 

Green cocktail recipe: 

Ingredients (per serving):

  • 1oz vodka
  • 1oz coconut rum
  • 1/2oz blue curacao
  • 1/2 cup pineapple juice
  • Crushed ice


Stir and top with lemon-lime soda.

Want more great cocktail recipes? Check out our recipes section.

* Originally published in 2015. Updated in June 2023.

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