RECIPE: Morning Joe Cocktail For St. Patrick’s Day

Start your St. Patrick’s Day off right with a shamrockin’ good cocktail brimming with Irish spirit. Union Kitchen & Tap has provided the perfect recipe for this day of festivities, so don your finest green garb and sip your way to a lucky day with a kickin’ cup of Union’s Morning Joe. A unique twist on classic Irish coffee, this dreamy libation is well-suited to the occasion.

Morning Joe

Recipe courtesy of Union Kitchen & Tap

Serves 1


  • 1½ oz Irish Whiskey
  • ½ oz Nola Coffee Liqueur
  • 2 oz Cold Brew

Branca Menta Whipped Cream:

  • ½ oz Branca Menta
  • ¼ oz almond syrup
  • ¼ oz agave
  • ¼ cup heavy cream

Hand shaken – consistency should be loose enough to pour, but firm enough to stay on top of drink


  1. Add Irish whiskey, Nola coffee liqueur and cold brew in a glass, fill with ice, shake and strain into large coupe.
  2. In large coupe, add 2 oz Branca Menta whipped cream and garnish with fresh mint sprig.