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Shamrock Shaker


Shamrock Shaker

You can always dress this one up for St. Patrick's Day, but the Shamrock Shaker is great year round.

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Your pot o' gold is waiting you at the end of the rainbow, just follow the little green leprechaun. This smooth, creamy cocktail called a Shamrock Shaker is an ideal drink for St. Patrick's Day celebrations, complete with a bit of green and gold dusting on top. The drink itself is a decadent mix of coffee and almond flavored liqueurs brought together by a bit of milk.

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail



  1. Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
  2. Shake vigorously.
  3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  4. Sprinkle the green and gold powders on the top.

Recipe Courtesy: CocktailTimes.com

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