Your new lucky charm! Whitney Cummings is all about celebrating her Irish heritage — so she showed Us how to make her favorite festive cocktail in honor of St. Patrick’s Day.
“It’s the perfect addition to any [party] with your crew,” the Whitney star, 40, revealed in the newest issue of Us Weekly, labeling herself a “partly Irish comedian and self-pro-claimed St. Patrick’s Day expert.”
While the Made of Honor actress told Us in September 2020 that she’s a fan of the darker spirits — “When I drink whiskey, I start firing people who don’t work for me” — her Vanilla Mint Shake recipe uses Baileys for a perfectly subtle Irish twist.
“I’m making sure that everyone is prepared to celebrate the Irish way,” she explains to Us.
Cummings is a big fan of anything sweet — her go-to treat is jelly beans, telling Us that she prefers the buttered popcorn flavor above all else – so there’s no need for beer when a delicious option filled with sugary goodness is available.
We’ll cheers to that!
Vanilla Mint Shake
Makes 2 drinks
3.5 oz Baileys Vanilla Mint Shake
2 scoops vanilla ice cream
Whipped cream, as desired
Chocolate sauce, as desired
Chocolate shards, mint or clovers for garnish
Blend the Baileys Vanilla Mint Shake and the ice cream until it reaches your desired consistency. Then add more ice cream until it tastes delish.
In a bowl with the whipped cream, add a drizzle of chocolate sauce and fold it once or twice.
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Pour the shake into a glass, then top with the thick cream. Garnish with chocolate shards, mint or clovers and enjoy!
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