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Lucky Leprechaun Minty Milkshakes

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Let the shenanigans begin when you serve these lucky leprechaun minty milkshakes. It’s an easy treat the whole family will enjoy and a fun way to get festive for St. Patrick’s Day. The milkshake is made with just 2 ingredients, not including the garnishes. 

Lucky Leprechaun Milkshake

It’s almost time for the wearin’ o’ the green, or, in other words, St. Patrick’s Day. My boys love mint chocolate chip ice cream so I decided to make them Lucky Leprechaun Minty Milkshakes as a treat for St. Paddy’s Day. Take my word when I say they loved them.

My boys come by their love of mint chocolate chip ice cream honestly. It’s my absolute favorite flavor too.

Making this milkshake seemed natural. I’m usually not partial to the green mint chip but for St. Patrick’s Day, I definitely wanted green because of the holiday.

I used Baskin Robbins but you can use your favorite brand. If it’s not green add a couple of drops of green food coloring when you add the ingredients to the blender.

I used my soda fountain ice cream soda glasses to serve the shake. Serving the milkshakes in Mason jars would be fun too.

Lucky Leprechaun Minty Milkshake Pinterest Image.

I used a canned ready made whipped cream but if you have heavy whipping cream on hand, whip up some fresh for these milkshakes

If you love milkshakes, try these other favorites:

Fresh Peach Milkshake

Pumpkin Spice Milkshake

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Lucky Leprechaun Minty Milkshake

Lucky Leprechaun Minty Milkshake

Yield: 2 servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with this lucky leprechaun minty milkshake.

Ingredients

  • 1 (14 ounce) container mint chocolate chip ice cream (I used Baskin Robbins)
  • ¾ cup milk
  • Whipped cream, for garnish (I used Reddi Whip)
  • Chocolate chips for garnish
  • ½ cup white Wilton candy melts
  • Green sprinkles

Instructions

  1. Melt candy melts in a bowl in the microwave according to package directions. Dip rims of 2 soda glasses in candy and immediately sprinkle rim with green sprinkles. Place in refrigerator to set until ready to use.
  2. In a blender combine the mint chocolate chip ice cream, the whole container, and milk. Blend until frothy. Divide mixture among the 2 prepared soda glasses. Top with whipped cream, sprinkle with chocolate chips and sprinkles. Serve.

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Claire | Sprinkles and Sprouts

Wednesday 7th of March 2018

What a great milkshake for St. Patricks day. I am just loving the rim of the glass and I sure my kids will too :D

Rebecca

Wednesday 7th of March 2018

mint + chocolate is just the best flavor combo! this looks delicious

Shadi Hasanzadenemati

Wednesday 7th of March 2018

Sounds delicious! Love anything with mint!

Shashi at SavorySpin

Wednesday 7th of March 2018

Your boys are lucky indeed to have these Lucky Leprechaun Minty Milkshakes - they sound so delicious!

Amy | The Cook Report

Wednesday 7th of March 2018

Such a fun idea for St Patrick's Day!

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