Why settle for a fast-food version of this St. Pat’s favorite when you can make it yourself — only better — at home? Make our clover shake nonalcoholic for a family-friendly affair or spiked for a decadent adults-only treat that does green beer one better. 

Shamrock Shake

Clover Shake

Makes 2 servings (multiply as necessary)

  • 3 cups vanilla ice cream (a little less than half a large carton)
  • 1/4 teaspoon mint extract
  • 1 cup milk
  • 3 ounces Bailey’s Irish Cream (optional)
  • 8-10 drops green food coloring (optional)
  • Whipped cream
  • White and green sprinkles

Combine all ingredients except whipped cream and sprinkles in blender and blend until smooth. Top with whipped cream and sprinkles.

Shamrock Shake

Host a St. Paddy’s celebration of your own with this Evite invitation: