The mid-February celebrations originate in early Rome, where revelers commemorated the empire’s founders, as well as the Roman god of agriculture, Faunus. This fertility festival included a sex lottery where men pulled names of mates out of a box. The randomly matched lovers often ended up marrying. Talk about fodder for reality TV.
Try these green cocktails out at your St. Patrick’s day party this weekend and let us know how it goes!
Green Sangria — cucumber and kiwi make this wine cocktail super refreshing.
Shamrock #3 — try this Irish whiskey drink and watch your luck improve!
Irish Spring — a simple gin cocktail with celery, mint and lime juice.
Absinthe Irish — who else better to invoke on this holiday than the Green Fairy?
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