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Shamrock Shakes

Rated as 4.77 out of 5 Stars
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"This has become a St. Patrick's Day tradition in our house. The kids love it, and so do I."
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Ingredients

10 m servings 412
Original recipe yields 2 servings (2 large shakes)

Directions

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  1. Blend ice cream, milk, mint extract, and food coloring together in a blender until smooth.
  2. Drizzle chocolate syrup around inside walls of 2 tall glasses; pour shake into glass. Top with whipped cream and green decorator sugar.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 412 calories; 18.7 52.5 10.1 70 183 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

I doubled this recipe. I used Turkey Hill Vanilla Bean ice cream, I cut back on the milk by half (for a thicker shake) and added a touch more mint flavoring. The kids and I drank every bit of th...

Most helpful critical review

The flavour was great but we had to add extra ice cream because it was very runny.

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I doubled this recipe. I used Turkey Hill Vanilla Bean ice cream, I cut back on the milk by half (for a thicker shake) and added a touch more mint flavoring. The kids and I drank every bit of th...

This was great! I didn't measure the milk, just kept adding until it was the consistancy that I wanted. Great flavor and very pretty to look at. The girls loved this for a treat today after lun...

Made this twice this weekend! Some recipes say not to use peppermint extract, but that was all I had on hand and it worked just fine. As others stated, I added less milk...probably 1 cup of mi...

This was fantastic! I made it exactly like the recipe with Haagen-Daz vanilla and it was a big hit with the whole family! We will be making these at home from now on!!

Wow! I loved this recipe! I didn't have any mint extract so I put in a bunch of after eight chocolates and blended them along with it and it gave it a nice minty taste. I also added a bit more i...

THANK YOU! Our local fast-food chain's shake machine was "down", and I really needed my annual Shamrock Shake fix, FAST! This reminded me that, yes, I am capable of making my own shakes, and I c...

These are so good! I used less milk, start with 1 cup and add more as needed. But I like these thick. Who needs to go to McDonald's now?

I just made a ton of this stuff. Everyone loved it. I would use less milk though. Maybe start off with one cup (which was perfect for us), and add more if you need to.