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Minty-Green Milkshake

Whether you’re Irish or not, everyone loves to go a little green on St. Patrick’s Day, and that often includes munching on green treats. Mint is a great way to add a touch of green to your favorite snacks, and this mint milkshake is one of the easiest ways to get your fix!

Servings: 2


  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • ½ cup milk (or 1 cup for a thinner consistency)
  • ¼ teaspoon mint extract
  • 8-10 drops green food coloring
  • Whipped cream


  1. Combine all ingredients, except the whipped cream, in a blender until mixture reaches desired milk shake consistency.
  2. Pour into 2 glasses, and top with the whipped cream and sprinkles.

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