Let's Celebrate: St. Patrick's Day

Let’s Celebrate: A Holiday Origins Podcast

Mar 12 2023 • 24 mins

In this episode, your host Rusty Brown will be discussing St. Patrick's day and how a Saint's day that was originally a Roman Catholic feast day has turned into a global celebration of Irish culture.

The CeLibation for this St. Patrick's Episode is an Irish Mojito

  • 1 quarter fresh lime 2-3 fresh mint leaves
  • 2 oz. simple syrup
  • 1 ½ oz Irish Whiskey
  • Sparkling Mineral Water

shake or stir with ice and strain over ice.

For those who don’t want alcohol, simply omit the whiskey for a mocktail Mint Limeade CeLibation.

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References: https://www.ireland.com/en-us/things-to-do/themes/culture/st-patricks-day/?ds_c=TI_US_EN_PRO_PM_All+Island_NA_IOI_NA_NA_NA_ACP_Ireland&ds_ag=Ireland%7CSt.+Patrick%27s+Day&ds_k=saint+patrick&gclsrc=aw.ds&gclid=CjwKCAiAu5agBhBzEiwAdiR5tKZQ7BL-4LS6TnuazfjbDVVnFrUO3th_MMmlaptqNPnTFfs8HYoXDhoCR6EQAvD_BwE https://www.history.com/topics/st-patricks-day/history-of-st-patricks-day https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/article/140315-saint-patricks- https://www.education.com/magazine/article/The_History_Saint_Patricks_Day https://www.britannica.com/topic/Saint-Patricks-Day https://www.learnreligions.com/st-patrick-and-the-snakes-2562487 https://metro.co.uk/2017/03/17/how-a-pagan-celebrates-st-patricks-day-6513439/ https://travelswithpersephone.blogspot.com/2013/03/goddesses-in-dust-st-patrick-those-damn.html https://tripod.domains.trincoll.edu/features/st-patricks-day-special-a-brief-history-on-the-march-17-secular-social-and-shamrock-holiday/ https://www.rd.com/list/st-patricks-day-good-luck-traditions/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blarney_Stone

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