If you're not down with crowded bars and green beer this St. Patrick's Day, try making some of your own verdant libations at home. They'll probably end up saving you money (and a possible DUI) versus going out on the town.
Check out these fun and creative cocktails I've found on some seriously tasty-looking food and drink blogs.
Dancing Leprechaun (Science of Drink) - Simple to make, refreshing and, as the author states, "It is admirable concoction for active celebrating."
Grasshopper Ice Cream Cocktails (Dine and Dish) - A frosty take on the classic Grasshopper cocktail that consists of vanilla ice cream, Creme de Menthe, Creme de Cacao and Irish Whiskey...and that's it. (Be careful with this one!)