If you have no plans this St. Patrick's Day, make some festive green dishes to  share with friends and celebrate! The team at Bentall Kennedy Residential Services has put together a list of our favourite green recipes for  March 17th.

Pistachio Pudding Cake

This delicious, moist dessert is perfect for St. Patrick's Day, and you won't even need the luck of the Irish to hit a home run with it. Main ingredients include cake mix, pistachio pudding mix, eggs and heavy whipping cream. It makes 12 servings, so you can rest assured you can easily feed a crowd with this recipe.

Frozen Lime Cake

This festive cake is sweet, tart and (of course) green. Whip up some ground almonds, crushed gingersnaps, ice cream, sherbet and butter, and you're basically finished. The best part? There's no baking required – just throw it in the freezer overnight to set.  

Spinach Dip

If you're in the mood for something savoury, try this simple, creamy spinach dip. All you need is spinach, shallots, cream cheese, heavy cream, some butter and spices, and this dip's ready to go.

Kale Pesto Pizza

This pizza recipe is delicious and nutritious. It's perfect for party hosts who like some added health benefits in their dishes. Everyone loves pizza, and this one's lean, mean and festively green – all in the name of St. Patrick's Day. In just 30 minutes, you'll be wishing you made two.

Shamrock Cookies

If these shamrocks don't bring you good fortune, they will at least please your taste buds! This simple recipe requires only half a cup of butter, pistachio pudding, baking mix, an egg, some sugar, and voila! Or should we say, sláinte!

Whatever way you choose to celebrate St. Patrick's Day this year, the Bentall Kennedy Residential Services blog team hopes this March 17th is a good one. For more information about Bentall Kennedy properties in your city, please visit our website.