Homemade Shamrock Shakes, From Healthy To Decadent
It's minty. It's creamy. It's an American rite of spring. We're talking about the irresistible Shamrock Shake that doubles as a St. Patrick's Day sugar rush. You can get all that minty, creamy refreshment at home — and knock off some calories — with these three frosty ways to partake, from healthy to indulgent.
Healthy: Green Power Mojito Smoothie | 94 calories
Fresh spinach and mint combine with citrus for a vibrant kickstart to your day. See how to make it.
Moderately Decadent: Filipino Avocado Milkshake | 336 calories
This creamy, refreshing treat is rich with ice cream, avocado, and citrus juice. Add mint leaves to the blender for an extra flavor lift..
Straight-Up Dessert: Shamrock Shakes | 412 calories
Just like you remember, only with several dozen fewer ingredients and calories.
#FunFact: Did you know McDonald's launched the Shamrock Shake in 1970? Read more Shamrock Shake history here.
Find more Irish and Irish-American recipes in our St. Patrick's Day collection.