In anticipation of St. Patrick’s Day: 10 recipes to turn your taste buds green

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Alex Vancil

St. Patrick's Day is around the corner, so it's time for home-bakers to accept the festive challenge.

Corren Tipton, Assistant News Editor

Following Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day has less hype but still gives all the more reason to eat chocolate, wear green and run around pinching people. But what good is a holiday without a surplus of festive recipes for home-bakers to try their hand at whatever Pinterest throws at them? Here are 10 recipes for fun St. Patrick’s Day-themed treats. 

If you’d like a recipe for mint chocolate pudding cookies, check out this site:

Butter with a side of Bread’s “Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies”

If you’d like a recipe for cake pops, check out this site:

McCormick’s “Luck o’ the Irish Cake Pops”

If you’d like a recipe for shamrock pretzels, check out this site:

Butter with a side of Bread’s “Shamrock Pretzels”

If you’d like a recipe for punch, check out this site:

Stockpiling Moms’ “St. Patrick’s Day Punch”

If you’d like a recipe for popcorn, check out this site:

Taste of Home’s “St. Patrick’s Day Popcorn” 

If you’d like a recipe for avocado pound cake, check out this site:

Joy the Baker’s “Avocado Pound Cake”

If you’d like a recipe for mint chocolate chip pancakes, check out this site:

Buzzfeed’s “3 Amazing Ways to Eat Breakfast for Dessert”

If you’d like a recipe for a shamrock shake, check out this site:

Dinner at the Zoo’s “Shamrock Shake Recipe”

If you’d like a recipe for shamrock pound cake, check out this site:

Taste of Home’s “Shamrock Cutout Pound Cake”

If you’d like a recipe for fudge, check out this site:

Dixie Crystals’ “Shamrock Fudge”