Selfmade Shamrock Shakes


Shamrock Shake is a minty-vanilla ice cream shake is such a enjoyable deal with for all ages! Skip the road and make your personal at dwelling!

This enjoyable, inexperienced shake is the right chilly deal with to rejoice St. Patricks Day. However not like it’s quick meals namesake, this do-it-yourself model may be made 12 months spherical! You too can make some swaps like utilizing this do-it-yourself KETO ice cream with coconut for a flavorful, low carb twist. Serve this shake after a meal of Gradual Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage Stew or these Stuffed Cabbage Rolls for a festive meal! 

Three tall glasses of shamrock milkshake with whip cream and a cherry on top of each of them.

Shamrock Shake

These inexperienced mint milkshakes simply radiate happiness and cheer. They bring about a smile to the whole household! They’re such a enjoyable deal with: chilly, creamy, and bursting with a minty freshness. The mixture of mint and vanilla are extra pronounced by the intense inexperienced coloring. And naturally, these enjoyable treats are topped with some do-it-yourself whipped cream and that juicy cherry on prime. My total household loves these shakes and since we will make them at dwelling, they are often loved 12 months spherical! 

Tips on how to Make a Shamrock Shake:

  1. Scoop the ice cream into the blender. I discover that about 2 massive scoops equals about 1 cup, which makes it simpler for scooping into the blender. 
  2. Pour within the milk. Begin with a bit much less. It’s simpler so as to add extra if wanted as soon as blended. 
  3. Add the mint extract and inexperienced meals coloring. 
  4. Mix till easy and creamy. Add extra milk or ice cream to get desired consistency.

Vanilla ice cream with green food dye. Vanilla blended together with green food dye.

Enjoyable Variations:

This simple to make mint shake can also be simple to customise! Add a swirl of chocolate to the cup earlier than pouring to create a colourful swirl and a chocolate mint taste. Or add some crushed up chocolate cookies for a textured deal with. 

  • To make the cup look fairly with the chocolate drips, squeeze some chocolate syrup alongside the rim of the cup on the within. Gently tilt the cup barely to assist drips run down. Place the cup in the fridge to sit back whilst you put together and make the shakes.
  • So as to add cookie crumbs to the shake, add a number of cookies to a plastic bag and crush with a rolling pin. After mixing the milkshake stir the cookie crumbs into the shake. In the event you add the cookie to the blender earlier than mixing, then the cookie crumbs develop into too tremendous and mix in with the shake as an alternative of providing you with the looks of cookie crumbs.

Three tall shamrock shakes with whipped cream and a cherry on top.

Essential Suggestions! 

  • Mint Extract vs. Peppermint Extract: take into accout these are completely different flavors. Utilizing peppermint extract would end in a shake that has extra of a sweet cane flavoring than a minty Shamrock shake style. 
  • Complete milk: utilizing complete milk on this recipe will end in a creamier shake. After all, you’ll be able to all the time sub together with your milk of selection. 
  • Begin with much less milk: it’s simpler to pour in further milk when you mix the shake. An excessive amount of milk will make the shake runny. You possibly can all the time add extra ice cream or milk as wanted to get the specified consistency. 
  • Inexperienced Meals Coloring: that is an non-compulsory ingredient. It’s not required, and should you don’t wish to add it, it could simply be not noted. 

Shamrock shake with chocolate syrup dripping down the sides with whip cream topping and a cherry on top.

Different Recipes You Might Get pleasure from:

  • Fortunate Charms Milkshake
  • Mint Oreo Cheesecake 
  • Mint Chocolate Chip Cake
  • Mint Cheesecake Bars
  • Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Shamrock Shakes

Shamrock Shake. This minty-vanilla ice cream shake is such a enjoyable deal with for all ages! Skip the road and make your personal at dwelling!

  • three cups vanilla ice cream
  • 1 cup milk (complete)
  • 1/four teaspoon mint extract
  • 6 drops inexperienced meals coloring


  • whipped cream
  • maraschino cherries
  • chocolate cookies (crushed)
  1. Scoop the ice cream into the blender.

  2. Pour within the milk, add the mint extract and inexperienced meals coloring.

  3. Mix till easy and creamy.

  4. Add extra milk or extra ice cream to get desired consistency.

  5. High with whipped cream and cherries as desired.

Cookie Shamrock Shake: after mixing add within the crumbled cookies and stir. Use eight cookies for the total quantity of milkshake within the recipe. Further if you wish to sprinkle some on prime.


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