Green Mint Chip Mudslide Milkshake

St. Patrick’s Day is almost here! Get ready to celebrate with a fun adult milkshake. Minty, chocolate and a little booze is just what this Irish girl needs to get me in the mood for St. Patty’s!

Since I’m in Florida for the next few days, I’ve got a very special guest taking over my blog while I’m gone… :)

Green Mint Chip Mudslide Milkshake - Get ready for St. Patrick's Day with an adult milkshake!

Hello all!  My name is Carrie, & I am happy to be hanging out at The Tasty Fork just for today sharing my delicious recipe for a grown-ups only milkshake perfect for St. Patrick’s Day.

But first let me say hello and tell you a little about myself and my blog…

I have been blogging over at Frugal Foodie Mama since January of 2011.  Most often you will find me there sharing my favorite recipes, my antics as a stay-at-home mama to a toddler and a teenager, & my tips for how I have managed to remain a foodie on our single income budget.

I also have a niche for creating fun cocktails (I blame that on my years as a server & bartender back in the day), and for finding fun ways to bake and cook with booze.  I enjoy it so much so that myself and another food blogger started a Spiked! Recipe Challenge last year.  (Be sure you pop on over & check the challenge out! We are hosting our next recipe challenge in April.)

Now let’s get back to that adult milkshake, shall we? ;)

Mudslides have to be one of my favorite frozen adult treats.  Traditionally frozen mudslides are made with vanilla ice cream, but I wanted to give this spiked milkshake a St. Patrick’s Day twist by using mint chocolate chip ice cream instead.

I also gave it a little extra chocolate kick by using chocolate vodka instead of plain vodka.

This Green Mint Chip Mudslide is green, Irish (ahem… Bailey’s), and creamy & delicious… Much better than doing shots of whiskey if you ask me… ;)

Green Mint Chip Mudslide Milkshake - Get ready for St. Patrick's Day with an adult milkshake!
Green Mint Chip Mudslide
By Frugal Foodie Mama
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: None

 

Ingredients (1 milkshake)
  • 3 scoops of your favorite mint chocolate chip ice cream, slightly softened
  • 1/2 oz (approx 1/3 of a shot glass) of chocolate vodka
  • 1/2 oz of Kahlua (coffee flavored liqueur)
  • 1/2 oz Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • 1/3 cup milk
  • Whipped cream & chocolate sprinkles, for topping (optional)
Instructions
Add all the above listed ingredients into your blender and blend until smooth. Pour into a glass and top with whipped cream and chocolate sprinkles, if desired.
Enjoy!
 
**Note- if you do not have chocolate vodka, feel free to use regular vodka instead and just add a few squirts of chocolate syrup.
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Green Mint Chip Mudslide Milkshake - Get ready for St. Patrick's Day with an adult milkshake!

A BIG thanks to Meghan for having me over today! :) I hope you all have a tasty and safe St. Patrick’s Day this year!

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7 Responses

  1. Kelly says

    This looks fantastic Carrie – so refreshing and festive! Wish I had this in front of me now :) Pinning :)
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  2. Zainab @ Blahnik Baker says

    This looks so delicious and perfect Carrie!! Enjoy your vacation Meghan!!
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    • Meghan Early Swint says

      Carrie’s milkshake is like vacation! I love a good adult milkshake :)

  3. Heather @ French Press says

    it looks perfect Carrie!and so festive
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  4. Claire @ A Little Claireification says

    Looks delicious, Carrie!! Loving this minty twist on a mudslide. Pinned! Meghan I I hop are having a fab vacation! :)
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