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Boozy Cocktail Shakes

Peanut Butter Bourbon Shake ~ Saveur Mag

The mid-winter blahs are settling in, which means it’s time to kick it up a notch or two.  It’s tough to plan a vacation around work and school every other month, wouldn’t that be a “multi” joyful experience, so bringing a touch of summer to a cold February day is a necessity.  A really good milkshake is a great thing and a boozy milkshake is an even better one.

Peanut Butter Bourbon Shake ~ Saveur Mag

Peanut Butter Bourbon Shake ~ Saveur Mag

The recipes are simple, plug in the blender and let it do it’s job.

As I was reading the ingredients list for this first post, I was a tad unsure about the combination of flavors.  However, I can tell you with absolute certainty now, they blend very well, but then again, it’s Saveur Magazine.  Of course it’s delicious.

Peanut Butter Bourbon Milkshake

  • 2 oz. bourbon
  • ½ oz. maple syrup
  • ¼ cup crunchy peanut butter
  • 1 cup vanilla ice cream
  • 1 cup ice cubes

Vanilla Ice CreamA post for milkshakes “grown up”, simply isn’t complete without an ode to BAILEYS®.  With such fabulous flavors at your fingertips, Original Irish Cream, with a hint of hazelnut, with a hint of mint chocolate, with a hint of caramel and with a hint of coffee, the milkshake possibilities are endless.

Caramel BaileysBAILEYS® Caramel Milkshakes

  • 2 scoops of vanilla ice-cream,
  • 4 tablespoons of Baileys just a touch of Caramel
  • 5 ice cubes (or just a handful)
  • 1 1/4 cups of milk
  • 1 can of whipped cream, garnish
  • chocolate for grating, garnish

Sweet Juicy PeachJust the thought of a hot summer afternoon on the back porch with a cold boozy drink, sets my imagination on fire as my heart lusts for summer.  A ripe juicy peach is the personification of late August days.

The Peaches & Cream

  • 4 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 2 ripe peaches, peeled and chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 4 oz. amaretto liqueur
  • 2 oz. peach schnapps

Add all ingredients to the blender and puree approx 30 seconds until smooth.

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4 Comments on Boozy Cocktail Shakes

  1. Perfect desserts with a straw!! xo

  2. We still have some frozen peaches from the summer. All three look great!

  3. Oh my, that peaches with amaretto blend sounds fabulous!

  4. yum! I must make all of those!

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