Thirsty Thursday - Chocolate Milkshake Cocktail

Chocolate Milkshake Cocktail


  • Orange or lime wedges
  • Coarse sugar
  • Unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup Chocolate or chocolate chip ice cream
  • 1-1/3 cups Chocolate milk
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla
  • 1/4 teaspoon Peppermint extract
  • Chocolate curls
  • Maraschino cherries


Using 4 chilled martini glasses, rub rums of martini glasses with a wedge of orange or lime. Place sugar in a shallow dish, place cocoa powder in another shallow dish. Invert glasses and dip in sugar and then in cocoa powder to coat rims. Divide ice scream equally among martini glasses.

In a small pitcher combine chocolate milk, vanilla and, if you like, peppermint extract. Pour over ice cream. Top with chocolate curls and cherries. Makes 4 servings.

Chocolate-Coffee Milkshake Cocktail

Prepare as above except, use 2/3 cup chocolate milk and 1/2 cup freshly-brewed strong, cold coffee. If you like, substitute coffee ice cream for chocolate ice cream. Omit peppermint extract.

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