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03/12/2014 07:17 pm ET | Updated May 12, 2014

8 Irish Whiskey Drinks for St. Patrick's Day

Contrary to popular belief, Irish whiskey isn't good only in shots, Pickle Backs or the tragically named Car Bomb: It also makes a damn fine cocktail.

The typically smooth and incredibly drinkable whiskey is one of the most popular spirits on planet Earth right now. And what better occasion than St. Patrick's Day to mix a cocktail with it?

Time to start shaking one of our eight favorite Irish whiskey cocktails.

8 Irish Whiskey Drinks for St. Patrick's Day