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How To Make A White Leprechaun Cocktail

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How To Make A White Leprechaun Cocktail! This popular Kahlua cocktail is so easy to make – and not just around St Patrick’s Day, this should be enjoyed year round!

How To Make A White Leprechaun Cocktail
How To Make A White Leprechaun Cocktail

 How To Make A White Leprechaun Cocktail

I can hear you all saying “Make a wha?” and scratching your heads. Don’t worry, I had no idea what a white leprechaun was until a few weeks ago either. All I wanted was a drink that had whiskey and Kahlua in it. I  bowed down and asked the Almighty Google…. and was given recipes for White Leprechaun’s.Where have you been all my life, little leprechaun? Whilst you don’t have a pot of gold, there’s sure some yumminess in a glass for me to enjoy!

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce whisky
  • 1 ounce Kahlua
  • 2 ounces half and half cream
  • ice for a Boston Shaker

Instructions

Combine all ingredients and either shake over ice  in the Boston shaker and then strain into a glass OR if you are like me, just add ice to it.

BOOM. DONE.

Now seriously, this is my kind of drink. I almost always have whiskey in the house (if you want to be really authentic, go for a nice Irish one like Jameson whiskey) and Kahlua is a staple in my liquor cabinet. It’s almost too easy of a drink…no muss, no fuss, just sheer tasty goodness!

 White Leprechaun Cocktail
White Leprechaun Cocktail

Happy drinking? Well, that doesn’t sound right. Happy Cocktail mixing?

That’s a wee bit better.

Love,

Karlynn

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How To Make A White Leprechaun

Three ingredients make up this delicious little drink. Who knew a white leprechaun could be so tasty?
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time
2 minutes
Total Time
2 minutes
Course
Cocktail
Cuisine
Irish
Servings
1
Calories
241
Author
Karlynn Johnston
Keywords
white leprechaun, white leprechaun drink

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce whisky
  • 1 ounce Kahlua
  • 2 ounces half and half cream

Instructions

  1. Combine all ingredients and either shake over ice and then strain into a glass OR if you are like me, just add ice to it. Classy all the way, I am.

     

Recipe Notes

If you don't want to dilute the drink, make sure you shake it over ice and then pour. Adding ice will dilute it - which some people like.

Nutrition Information

Serving: 1g, Calories: 241kcal, Carbohydrates: 15g, Protein: 1g, Fat: 6g, Saturated Fat: 4g, Cholesterol: 20mg, Sodium: 25mg, Potassium: 73mg, Sugar: 13g, Vitamin A: 4%, Calcium: 6%

All calories and info are based on a third party calculator and are only an estimate. Actual nutritional info will vary with brands used, your measuring methods, portion sizes and more.

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Dessert Cocktails / How To Make A White Leprechaun CocktailLast updated on January 29, 2019
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Karlynn Johnston

I’m a busy mom of two, wife & cookbook author who loves creating fast, fresh meals for my little family on the Canadian Prairies. Karlynn Facts: I'm allergic to broccoli. I've never met a cocktail that I didn't like. I would rather burn down my house than clean it. Most of all, I love helping YOU get dinner ready because there's nothing more important than connecting with our loved ones around the dinner table!

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  1. JC says

    Hey!!! We use Bailey’s Kahlua and whiskey, equal parts, and call it a Sneaky Pete! So delicious but they sneak up on ya…………yummo!

  2. Diana says

    I had not idea Kahlua or Jameson could taste any better! Combining the two is heaven!!

    • JP thank you very much. All I had was Kahlua and scotch Yumbo, what a krakka drink. Oh I always have cream in the fridge. Thanks heaps I love it. says

      Yum recipe. ?

  3. cheryl stauty says

    could someone anyone make that drink happen for me

    • Nerys Jones says

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  4. Wanda Tracey says

    The white leprechan sounds like my kind of drink.Smooth and refreshing.

  5. Nicole Ebbesen Rowan says

    I will try it just for research purposes.

  6. She Does Create says

    I think The Spirited Thrifter would support that theory….

  7. Jennifer Print says

    YUMM!!! (and yes… i will admit to having one of these for breakfast!)

  8. The Kitchen Magpie says

    And then you add whiskey….and it’s game over lol!

  9. The Kitchen Magpie says

    I did pop into the Cafe, very tasty indeed!!

  10. She Does Create says

    I will be at two markets this weekend! St. Albert Farmers’ Market and the French Quarter Fringe Market near Cafe Café Bicyclette Have you tried them yet? Yummy!

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