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Shamrock Shake Shooters, made with vanilla ice cream, Irish Whiskey, mint flavoring and tinted green, are sure to be the hit of your Saint Patrick's Day!
Shamrock Shakes Recipe
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
10 mins

Shamrock Shakes Recipe, made with vanilla ice cream,Irish Whiskey, mint flavoring and tinted green, are sure to be the hit of yourSaint Patrick’s Day celebration! Kids will love our milkshake recipe too, without the Irish whiskey, of course! 

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Irish
Keyword: mint milkshake, shamrock shakes recipe
Servings: 8
Calories: 79 kcal
Author: Gwynn Galvin
  • green sparkle gel or corn syrup
  • green sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup Irish whiskey ,optional
  • 1/8 tsp. mint extract
  • 10 drops liquid green food coloring
For Shakes:
  1. Dip rims of shot glasses in green sparkle gel then in green sugar.
  2. Combine ice cream, milk Irish whiskey, mint extract and food coloring in blender and puree until smooth and blended.
  3. Pour into prepared shot glasses.
  4. For full size milkshakes: Divide shakes between two glasses. Add green licorice straws and top with whipped topping and sprinkles.

Recipe Notes

Makes 8 shooters or 2 shakes

Nutrition Facts
Shamrock Shakes Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 79 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 12mg4%
Sodium 26mg1%
Potassium 69mg2%
Carbohydrates 7g2%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 129IU3%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 49mg5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.