Happy St. Patrick’s Day! To celebrate my Irish heritage, I just enjoyed a pint of Guinness and an Irish car bomb with some lovely lasses from work.
My other favorite St. Patrick’s Day tradition? SHAMROCK SHAKES!
When I was younger, a girl in my elementary school class had a birthday on March 17th and EVERY year she brought the class Shamrock Shakes for a birthday treat. I’ve been hooked from then! It was probably around the time this commercial was made…
Last year I tried visiting three different McDonald’s locations to get one on St. Patty’s Day and they were sold out! NO SHAKES in ’09! Apparently I’m not the only one because I found this article today called “The 2010 Shamrock Shake Crisis.” According to the article, “you can consult a grassroots website that’s been set up to document where Shamrock Shakes are and aren’t available, with real time updates from shake-hunters.” Hilarious!
If you’re one of those unlucky shake-hunters who can’t get your hands on one this year, never fear — here’s a recipe from The Takeaway:
Keep those Irish eyes smiling!