03/06/2014 11:29 am ET Updated May 06, 2014

The Stories Behind What You're Drinking for Saint Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick's Day has plenty of well-known traditions, but their histories are probably unknown to most. And while many revelers will choose to imbibe according to those same traditions, few actually care about the stories behind them. We, however, are oftentimes too cerebral about our drinking, and so just had to investigate. Below are the stories about what's probably in your glass this Saint Patrick's Day. Enjoy, and sláinte!

The Stories Behind What You're Drinking For Saint Patrick's Day

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