clock clock iconcutlery cutlery iconflag flag iconfolder folder iconinstagram instagram iconpinterest pinterest iconfacebook facebook iconprint print iconsquares squares iconheart heart iconheart solid heart solid icon
Boozy Shamrock Shake

  • Author: Alex Morgan
  • Total Time: 5 minutes


The Shamrock Shake is a classic St. Patrick’s Day treat that combines creamy vanilla ice cream with a hint of refreshing mint flavor. Topped with whipped cream and a cherry, this festive green milkshake is a delightful indulgence for the holiday season.


  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon mint extract or 2 tablespoons peppermint syrup
  • Green food coloring (optional)
  • Whipped cream
  • Maraschino cherries for garnish


  1. In a blender, combine vanilla ice cream, milk, mint extract or peppermint syrup, and green food coloring (if using).
  2. Blend until smooth and creamy.
  3. Pour into glasses and top with whipped cream.
  4. Garnish with a maraschino cherry.
  5. Serve immediately and enjoy!


The Shamrock Shake is perfect for enjoying on its own, but it can also be paired with a variety of treats and snacks for an extra special treat. Here are some serving suggestions to try:

  • Serve alongside a slice of freshly baked Irish soda bread for a traditional St. Patrick’s Day treat.
  • Pair with a warm chocolate chip cookie or brownie for a delicious dessert combination.
  • Add a shot of Irish cream liqueur for an adult twist on the classic shake.
  • Garnish with chocolate shavings or sprinkles for added texture and flavor.
  • Prep Time: 5 min


  • Serving Size: 2
  • Calories: 300
  • Sugar: 30 g
  • Fat: 10 g
  • Carbohydrates: 40 g
  • Protein: 5 g
Your Daily Hit