Grasshopper

Grasshopper

Grasshopper

At the Greenwood Supper Club in Fish Creek, Wisconsin, the minty grasshopper gets a soda-shop twist with vanilla ice cream and whipped cream.Michael Kraus

At the Greenwood Supper Club in Fish Creek, Wisconsin, the minty grasshopper gets a soda-shop twist with vanilla ice cream and whipped cream. This recipe first appeared in our Jan/Feb 2014 SAVEUR 100 issue with the article Ice Cream Cocktails.

Grasshopper
The minty grasshopper gets a soda-shop twist with vanilla ice cream and whipped cream.
Yield: makes 1 COCKTAIL

Ingredients

  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 1 oz. green crème de menthe
  • 1 oz. white crème de cacao
  • Whipped cream, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Purée ice cream, 12 oz. crème de menthe, and the crème de cacao in a blender; pour into a cocktail glass. Top with a dollop of whipped cream; drizzle remaining crème de menthe over top. Serve immediately.