Irish Margarita

The Irish Margarita features Irish whiskey in place of tequila with a green salted rim, perfect to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day or enjoy any day for luck!

Irish Margarita Cocktail

Level of Difficulty: Easy


  • 1 oz Bushmill’s Whiskey
  • 1 oz triple sec
  • 2 oz sour mix
  • splash of lime juice
  • Harp Lager
  • ice
  • lime wedge
  • drop of green food coloring
  • green sugar rim


  1. Put sugar into a Ziploc bag with a couple drops of green food coloring and shake.
  2. Rim your margarita glass with your green sugar.
  3. Add whiskey, triple sec, sour mix, and splash of lime juice to glass. Fill with Harp and ice, then stir.
  4. Garnish with a lime wedge and put in a drop of green food coloring for fun (optional).