Shake it up this season with a festive milkshake. For more shakes that will delight children and adults alike, go to https://www.invitationmag.com/food-blog.
Recipes by Sarah Godwin | Photographed by Joe Worthem
4-5 scoops vanilla ice cream
½ teaspoon peppermint extract
4-5 drops of green liquid food coloring
¼ cup whole milk, or 1 ounce crème de menthe
or 1-2 ounces vanilla vodka
Hot fudge topping
Crushed chocolate sandwich cookies
(such as Oreos)
Optional toppings: whipped cream, sprinkles, a
maraschino cherry, a chocolate sandwich
cookie and a candy cane
In a blender, blend ice cream, mint extract, food coloring and milk (or crème de menthe or vodka instead of milk). Dip the rim of a tall glass in hot fudge, and coat with crushed cookies. Fill glass with milkshake, and garnish with desired toppings.