Hello milkshake enthusiasts! Get ready to be the ultimate summer host with an indulgent twist on the classic milkshake. Your tastebuds will embark on a euphoric journey, thanks to the heavenly embrace of the beloved Spanish liqueur, Licor 43. Imagine the rich blend of 43 ingredients including citrus, fruit juices, and spices. The ultimate crowd-pleaser, this milkshake is not just a drink, it’s a summer escapade in a glass!
Why Licor 43?
Originating from Cartagena, Spain, Licor 43 is renowned for its vanilla and citrus flavor profile, with a hint of spices. Its name is a tribute to the 43 ingredients that go into its production. This versatile liqueur perfectly complements the creaminess of ice cream and milk, making it an ideal partner-in-crime for your milkshake adventure.
Gather Your Ingredients:
- Licor 43: 60ml (2oz)
- Vanilla ice cream: 3 large scoops
- Cold milk: 120ml (1/2 cup)
- Whipped cream: for garnish
- A pinch of cinnamon or nutmeg
- Chocolate shavings or cocoa powder: for garnish
- A cherry, for garnish
- Optional: A splash of strong cold-brew coffee to amp up the flavors
Let’s Get Shaking!
The Pre-Party: Place your glass in the freezer for about 10 minutes to get it frosty. This ensures that your milkshake stays cooler for longer.
The Main Event: In a blender, add the vanilla ice cream, Licor 43, and cold milk. For an extra twist, you can add a splash of cold-brew coffee to give your milkshake a hint of robustness that pairs perfectly with the vanilla flavor. Blend until smooth.
The Grand Presentation: Take your frosty glass out of the freezer and pour the milkshake into it. Now, let’s get artsy! Top your milkshake with a generous swirl of whipped cream.
The Final Touch: Sprinkle a pinch of cinnamon or nutmeg over the whipped cream. This adds a touch of warmth to your cold milkshake. Garnish with chocolate shavings or a dusting of cocoa powder and finally, top it off with a cherry.
Cheers!: Take a moment to admire your creation, snap a picture (because if you didn’t Instagram it, did it even happen?), and dive into this cloud of creamy deliciousness!
Remember, this milkshake contains alcohol, so it’s only for those of age. Enjoy responsibly!
And there you have it, the ultimate summer treat with a Spanish twist! The combination of Licor 43’s complex flavor profile and the creamy richness of the vanilla ice cream is sure to make your summer memories a little sweeter. So, invite some friends over, turn up the summer tunes, and get shaking!