Introduction: Grasshopper Martini

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Summer is coming... cool down the hot sizzling summer nights with this great after dinner drink. Perfect for two or one if you prefer drinking alone.

*Please read instructions all the way through before starting.

Alcohol Warning: This drink contains alcohol.

Allergy Warning: This drink contains dairy products. If you have an allergy, non-dairy substitutes can be made.

Step 1: Gather Ingredients

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2 Cups of Ice

2 Cups of Vanilla Ice Cream

2 Tablespoons of Milk (any kind of milk will do: skim, 2%, whole, almond milk, etc)

1/3 Cup of Creme de Menthe (for non-alcoholic substitute: 3 drops of mint extract and 3 drops of green food coloring)

Optional:

Chocolate Syrup

Whipped Cream

Step 2: Equip Yourself!

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BLENDER!

Measuring Cups

Serving Glasses: all shapes and sizes welcome!

Step 3: Put Ingredients in Blender

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In any order you so desire, place the ingredients into the blender.

2 Cups of Ice

2 Ice Cream

1/3 Cup of Creme de Menthe

2 Tablespoons Milk

Step 4: Let's Get to Blending

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Blend on milkshake or smoothie option, if applicable.

Step 5: Blend for 1-2 Minutes or Until Substance Is Smooth

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Substance should look similar to a milkshake or smoothie, except GREEN!

If substance gets caught and does not blend after 30 seconds, stop the blender and stir with a spoon. Then resume blending.

Step 6: Optional: Drizzle Chocolate Sauce

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If you LOVE chocolate, and because why not, drizzle chocolate syrup down the side of the empty serving glass.

You can drizzle the chocolate in the shape of a star or a swirl. Let your creative side come out.

Step 7: POUR

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Pour the finished blended green drink into the serving glasses.

Step 8: Optional: Top With Whipped Cream

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Add Whipped Cream to the top of the glass for an extra special treat.

Make sure to vigorously shake Whipped Cream bottle before use.

Comments

Swansong (author)2017-05-02

That looks yummy :)

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