SIMPLE St. Patrick’s Day Grasshopper Drink

SIMPLE Grasshopper drink recipe is creamy, minty and full of booze #grasshopper #drinks #simplepartyfood

St. Patrick’s Day calls for green beer, Lucky Charm shots, Appletini cocktails, and of course, the perfectly minty and frothy grasshopper, a St. Patty’s Day staple that’s so creamy, it’s pretty much dessert. This 4 ingredient cocktail is sort of like the grown-up version of a mint-chocolate milkshake but with an Irish twist!

How to Make your own decadent Grasshopper:

  • Place 1 cup of milk, 1 cup of crème de menthe, 1 cup of crème de cacao, (replace with chocolate liqueur if needed) and 1 cup of vodka in a cocktail shaker along with some ice.SIMPLE Grasshopper with creme de menthe #simplepartyfood
  • Shake for 30 seconds until combined.
  • Strain into a chilled cocktail glass and you’re all set.
  • Be sure to take the time to rim the glass with some melted chocolate for that decadent look everyone will love.  SIMPLE Grasshopper with creme de menthe #simplepartyfood

With this frothy grasshopper cocktail, everyone will be feeling lucky on St. Patrick’s Day!

SIMPLE Grasshopper drink recipe is creamy, minty and full of booze #grasshopper #drinks #simplepartyfood

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SIMPLE Grasshopper drink recipe is creamy, minty and full of booze #grasshopper #drinks #simplepartyfood

SIMPLE St. Patrick’s Day Grasshopper

  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 4 Grasshoppers 1x

Ingredients

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  • 1 Cup Milk (non-dairy milk works as well)
  • 1 Cup Creme de menthe
  • 1 Cup Creme de cacao or chocolate liqueur
  • 1 Cup Vodka
  • Chocolate shavings, optional

Instructions

  1. Place all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake until chilled, about 30 seconds.
  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with chocolate shavings or cocoa powder, if desired.

Notes

To rim the glass, melt 1/4 cup of chocolate chips and 1 teaspoon of coconut oil in a small bowl. Dip the edges of the glass in the melted chocolate and then place it in the fridge to chill for 5 minutes.


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1

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SIMPLE Grasshopper cocktails for St. patricks day - A delicious green and festive drink #stpatricksday #greendrinks #simplepartyfood

SIMPLE Grasshopper cocktails for St. patricks day - A delicious green and festive drink #stpatricksday #greendrinks #simplepartyfood

 

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