No matter where you are from, I think the love for smoothies is universal. These no-fuss or easy-to-whip-up treats are simply the best. And you know what makes them even better? Baileys! Smoothies with a dash of Baileys are a match made in heaven, you guys. Don’t believe me?
Try out these quick recipes on your own and find out.
Baileys Banana Smoothie
This frozen milkshake drink is just what you need on a cold winter day. And if you are someone who doesn’t see the point in spending too much time making a smoothie, this drink will have a different charm for you with its simplicity.
Baileys Irish Cream
Half & half or Milk
1 Banana (chopped)
Take a glass and fill it with banana chunks and ice to the top. Pour Baileys Irish Cream over the ice until the glass is half full. Fill the rest of the glass with whole milk or half & half. Pour all the contents into a blender and pulse until the mixture is smooth and the ice is pureed. Serve and enjoy your delicious smoothie.
Baileys Berry Frappe
All strawberry lovers unite! This is one easy-peasy recipe that does not require too many ingredients and combines your love for strawberries with the goodness of Baileys. Did I get you drooling already? Well, let’s do this.
50ml Baileys Irish Cream
1 Dash of Honey
3 to 4 Strawberries
Simply blend all the ingredients with 2 to 3 ice cubes. Serve in a fancy glass over crushed ice. Garnish it with a strawberry. Tada! Wasn’t that quick?
Make your girl’s night more fun with this yummylicious milkshake that is guaranteed to make your girls swoon. The best part about this smoothie is you can try out different topping combos every time and spoil yourself silly.
For the Milkshake:
60ml Baileys Irish Cream
1 Scoop Vanilla Ice Cream
1 Scoop Chocolate Ice Cream
1tbsp Chocolate Sauce
1tbsp Caramel Sauce
2 Cups Whole Milk
For the Topping Bar:
Mix all the milkshake ingredients in a blender and blend until frothy. Rim a mason jar with chocolate icing and choose from the toppings to put in your drink. Pour milkshake from the blender into the jar and garnish with some more toppings of your choice. It is smoothies like these that make a chocolate fan go weak in their knees. Trust me.
Baileys Mocha Milkshake
A frosty treat made using frozen coffee cubes for a mocha flavour that you will keep going back to. If you feel no amount of chocolate is enough chocolate, you need to give this drink a try NOW!
¾ Cup Baileys Irish Cream
2 Pints Chocolate Ice Cream
12 Coffee Ice Cubes
Milk, if required
Freeze leftover coffee in an ice cube tray to make frozen coffee cubes. Mix the rest of the ingredients in a blender until smooth. You can add milk at this stage, if necessary. Take a serving glass and squeeze chocolate sauce onto the sides and rotate the glass as you do that. The idea is to completely coat the inside of your glass with the chocolate sauce. Now, pour the contents of the blender in the glass and serve immediately.
Skinny Baileys Banana Smoothie
Loaded with bananas and Irish cream, this recipe is a treat for your taste buds. If you don’t want to deal with calories and yet want to indulge in the yummy flavours, this smoothie really hits your sweet spot.
Baileys Irish Cream
3tbsp Chocolate Syrup (light)
1 Medium Banana
Take a glass you want to use for this recipe and fill it with banana chunks topped with ice until full. Now, pour Irish cream over these until the glass is half full. For the rest of the glass, fill it with almond milk and chocolate syrup. Then, pour the contents into a blender and puree until the contents are smooth. Serve chilled and sip the yummy goodness you just created.
Try out these recipes and let me know how they turned out.