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A green shamrock shake in a glass topped with whipped cream and a cherry.
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Shamrock Shake

This Shamrock Shake is a delicious minty milkshake that is a homemade version of the fun McDonald's St. Patrick's Day milkshake! 
Servings: 2


  • 3 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1/4 tsp mint extract (or peppermint)
  • 5 drops green food coloring (or more depending how dark you want the color)
  • whipped cream
  • green sanding sugar
  • 2-3 marsaschino cherries


  • Add ice cream, milk, mint extract, food coloring to a blender.
  • Mix on high until the mixture is creamy and everything is blended well. 
  • Separate shake into 2 or 3 cups.
  • Top with whipped cream, green sprinkles, and a maraschino cherry.