20+ Best St. Patrick’s Day Dessert Recipes

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The best St. Patrick’s Day desserts for your St. Patrick’s Day party! From green desserts to lucky charms desserts and even Irish cream desserts, you will find something for everyone in the list of St Patrick’s Day desserts below.

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Looking for an easy St. Patrick’s Day dessert for your St. Patrick’s Day party?

Or maybe some festive St. Patrick’s Day desserts for the kids?

Either way, you will find plenty of fun and festive St. Patrick’s Day dessert ideas here.

As someone who is crazy for mint desserts, St. Patty’s Day desserts are some of my favorites.

Don’t like mint chocolate? Don’t worry – not all of the easy recipes in this round-up are minty. We also have green velvet, chocolate, and vanilla-flavored recipes as well.

St. Patrick’s Day Dessert Recipes

Slice of lucky charms cereal cake on white plate. The cake is bright green with white frosting topped with rainbow sprinkles and lucky charms marshmallows.
Lucky Charms Cake
This Lucky Charms cake is so much fun! It combines your favorite cereal with a sweet (green!), fluffy cake, and a decadent, cereal-inspired buttercream frosting for a dessert that is magically delicious! This St. Patrick's Day cake is sure to be the star of the dessert table.
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Rainbow Cupcakes with whipped cream cream cheese frosting and decorated with rainbow candy on top.
Rainbow Cupcakes
Rainbow cupcakes are a fun St. Patty's Day dessert made with a boxed cake mix, gel food coloring, whipped cream cream cheese frosting, rainbow candy, and mini marshmallows. These colorful cupcakes are sure to be a hit with the kids and adults at your St. Patrick's Day party.
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Pot of Gold Truffles with rainbow candies and gold ball sprinkles.
Pot of Gold Oreo Truffles
Speaking of rainbows, these no-bake pot of gold truffles are oreo truffles decorated to look like a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Not only are they fun and festive, but this fun twist on traditional oreo balls are super decadent and delicious as well.
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Andes Mint Grasshopper Cookies
Mint chocolate lovers will go crazy for these St. Patrick's Day cookies. They pack a perfect flavor combination of chocolate and mint that will put all other chocolate mint cookies to shame. Plus, the green color of the frosting makes them a perfect St. Patrick's Day dessert recipe.
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Three lucky charms marshmallow cereal bars cut into squares and stacked on top of one another on a white plate
Lucky Charms Bars
These sweet treats are one of my favorite st. Patrick’s Day Desserts. The no bake recipe is super simple to make with just 4 ingredients and the bars make a bright and colorful addition to your St. Patrick's Day dessert table.
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Bright green mint chocolate chip milkshake in glass mug with whipped cream, chopped Andes Mints, and a white and black striped paper straw. The mug sits on a leprechaun hat tablecloth.
Homemade Shamrock Shakes
No list of green colored desserts is complete without this iconic green shake. Make an easy and delicious homemade shamrock shake in just 5 minutes with this easy recipe. The heavenly shakes are packed with chocolate mint flavor and topped with a generous swirl of whipped cream.
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St. Patrick's Day pretzel bites made from square pretzels topped with rolo candies, gold sprinkles, and rainbow airheads.
Pot of Gold Pretzels
Pot of Gold Pretzels are another quick and easy St. Patrick's Day dessert idea. The bite-sized pretzel treats are great for serving up to guests at parties as well.
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Lucky Charms Cookies.
Lucky Charms Cookies
These colorful Lucky Charms cookies combine a rainbow sprinkle cookie with a marshmallow filling, all topped with Lucky Charms marshmallows for the perfect St. Patrick’s Day cookie.
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Baileys chocolate poke cake topped with light and fluffy chocolate frosting and mini chocolate chips and with a bite-size piece taken out with a fork, which is leaning on the plate.
Baileys Poke Cake
When it comes to boozy desserts this on takes the cake (pun intended). Not only is Irish cream liqueur infused throughout the decadent cake, but it is also used to make the light and creamy Irish cream frosting. Each bite is packed with classic Irish Cream flavor- milky, creamy, chocolatey goodness. Plus, you will love how easy the cake is to make with a handful of simple ingredients including a box of chocolate cake mix, instant pudding, Bailey’s Irish Cream, and Cool Whip.
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These beautiful green shamrock lollipops will make the perfect treat for your St. Patrick's Day party. You will not believe how easy they are to make!
Shamrock Lollipops
These beautiful green treats are a fun and easy St. Patrick's Day dessert. All you need to make the four-leaf clovers are Jolly Ranchers candies and treat sticks!
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St. Patrick's Day Brownie Trifle.
St. Patrick’s Day Brownie Trifles
Layers of fudgy brownies and green pudding are topped with Cool Whip and a piece of chocolate in this decadent layered dessert. You can even dress your trifles up a bit more with some festive green sprinkles. I bet these trifles would be great with white chocolate pudding or pistachio pudding mix as well.
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St. Patrick’s Day Frozen Green Hot Chocolate
Delicious white chocolate hot cocoa turns into an easy green dessert thanks to a little green food dye and some ice cubes. The bright green frozen hot chocolate is a fun idea for the kids–or adults– on St. Paddy's Day. Bonus points for adding Lucky Charms Marshmallows on top for some extra magic.
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Pistachio layered dessert in 9 x 13 glass pan
Pistachio Pudding Icebox Cake
This cool and creamy no-bake green dessert is the perfect addition to your St. Paddy's day Dessert table. It is large enough for a crowd and easy to make with layers of pistachio pudding, whipped topping, and graham crackers. Top with green sprinkles or Lucky Charms marshmallows for an extra festive dessert.
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St. Patrick’s Day Pudding Parfaits
I love how quick and easy these Lucky Charms Pudding Parfaits are to make. Simply layer Lucky Charms cereal, green pudding, and whipped cream to make the easy desserts.
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Candy-Dipped Green oreos with white chocolate drizzle on rainbow background.
St. Patrick’s Day Oreos
Chocolate-covered OREOs are always a holiday favorite. These festive green OREOs are simple to make by dipping OREO cookies in green candy melts then topping them with a drizzle of white chocolate. Try them with mint oreos too!
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Rainbow Dounts
If you are looking for rainbow St. Patrick's Day desserts these easy rainbow colored donuts are for you. Simply make your homemade donuts, split the batter, color each batter a different color, and bake in a donut pan. Simply beautiful and a perfect way to add some color to your party!
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Boozy Shamrock Shake
Skip the pint of guinness or green beer this year and try this rich and decadent green cocktail instead. Made with Baileys, Irish whiskey, and mint chocolate chip ice cream, this is the perfect dessert cocktail for St. Patrick's Day celebrations.
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Chocolate cupcakes with mint frosting and andes mint candies sticking out of them.
Andes Mint Cupcakes
Chocolate and mint make a heavenly flavor combination. These rich chocolate cupcakes are topped with minty frosting and an Andes mint for a yummy St. Patrick's Day dessert recipe that it perfect for a st. patrick’s day party.
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Sweet and creamy homemade fudge with green food coloring is the perfect St. Patrick's Day treat. Made with marshmallow fluff, sugar, butter, and white chocolate, this St. Patrick's Day green fudge recipe is sure to be a hit.
Green Fudge
If you or your family have a sweet tooth they will love this homemade fudge recipe. Made with marshmallow fluff, sugar, butter, and white chocolate, and green food coloring, this no bake green fudge recipe is as sweet as can be. Next time I am going to try adding a bit of mint extract to give the creamy fudge some added flavor too!
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Green Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting.
Green Velvet Dipped Cupcakes
Green velvet cupcakes are topped with cream cheese frosting and then dipped in melted green candy to make these decadent green velvet cupcakes. Add some festive shamrock and white sprinkles for a perfect St Patrick's Day dessert.
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I hope that you found one–or two or three– fun St Patrick’s day dessert recipes to try this year. Let me know which of the green colored desserts you will be trying this year and best wishes for a very happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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  1. Every single one of these St. Patrick’s Day desserts look so delicious!! I’d especially love to try the Chocolate Mousse one. Thanks for making this great list!

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