As the saying goes, everybody’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Or at least everyone
celebrates in high-spirited style like Emerald Isle descendants do. Want to
do your best imitation of an authentic lass or lad? Raise your Irish I.Q with
these fun facts:
• Lady Leprechauns– According to traditional Irish lore, only male leprechauns exist.
• How Much Green? – Worldwide, the beer tab for this day runs over $245 million dollars! Tips not included.
• Long Dry Spell – Because St. Patrick’s Day was considered a religious holiday for centuries in Ireland, the country’s pubs were always closed until it became a national holiday in 1970.
Below you’ll discover some traditional favorites from the “emerald aisles” of Spec’s to make your celebration golden without needing a lot of green!
Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey
Jameson Irish Whiskey
Michael’s Irish Cream Liqueur
Murphy’s Irish Stout
Bushmills Irish Whiskey
Irish Mist Honey Liqueur