Mint Cacao Shake
How do you follow up your 4th of July extravaganza? With a drink recipe from Fossil Creek Liquor just in time for National Ice Cream Day!. All Texans love Ice Cream! And this is a light and refreshing drink that all adults can make and enjoy! Smooth and creamy, it’s the ultimate summer freshen-up cocktail!. Fossil Creek Liquor came up with this Ice Cream treat just for our North Texas friends, but anyone can enjoy — combining white Créme de Cacao, Créme de Menthe, fresh vanilla Ice Cream, and a cherry to top it off! National Ice Cream Day is Sunday, July 17 (always the third Sunday in July).
Cocktail recipe for over 21 only. Please drink responsibly.
3/4 oz green Créme de Menthe (or more if you use more ice cream)
3/4 oz white Créme de Cacao (or more if you use more ice cream)
1/2 cup crushed ice
2 cups ice cream (vanilla)
Maraschino cherry for garnish is optional
Mix all four ingredients together in a shaker and shake until drink has the consistency of a good milk shake. Serve with a spoon and straw. Serve in “Mason Jar” or Pint Glass Garnish: Maraschino cherry (optional).
Please enjoy all alcohol-based recipes responsibly. (age 21 and over in Texas).