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May 9, 2013

Coconut Lime Milkshake

Coconut and Lime Milkshake ~ Tropical explosion ! Topped with Peppermint Crisp chocolate #Milkshakes

It is time for the monthly Dessert Challenge again, hosted by Sheryl, from LADY BEHIND THE CURTAIN !  

For this month our two ingredients are Coconut & Lime.  Roy loves Lime Milkshake and seeing as I have never made Lime Milkshakes before, I thought it a good idea to try a recipe of my own making for this challenge.

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{serves 2}

1 can Coconut Milk
1 cup Milk
1/2 t Coconut Essence
6 - 8 TB Lime Juice
1/2 cup Caster Sugar {or to taste}
Peppermint Crisp Chocolate, grated

1.) Pour half of the Coconut Milk in an ice-tray and freeze {2 - 3 hours}
2.) Place the Frozen Coconut Milk, the remaining Coconut Milk and all the other ingredients in a blender - blitz until thick and foamy.

Pour into glasses, sprinkle grated Peppermint Crisp over and serve ice cold.

{to make the shake even thicker - add 1/2 - 1 cup Vanilla Ice-Cream before blitzing}

Hope you enjoy!

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  1. Perfect weather for a milkshake. Great idea.

  2. Mmm yummy i would add booze it sounds like a cocktail :)

  3. Yum! Love the touch of grated chocolate on top, too. Great idea, Linda!

  4. We love milkshakes! And this one is so creative. Thanks for sharing!

  5. I'm with Mel...add some alcohol to this! What a lot of fun recipes!

  6. Mmmmm....these sound so refreshing! And I love the idea of adding some ice cream :)

  7. Wow! What a great recipe!! I'll have to try this one out very soon - it's so HOT here already. Summer is in full swing :)

    Have a happy weekend!


  8. This looks super awesome and I'm excited about all the linked lime recipes!! I love limes.


  9. YUM and healthy... what more could you want?! Thanks for linking up to Monday Funday!

  10. You put the lime in the coconut and drink it all up!

  11. This looks so yummy! I want one now but I don't have the ingredients and it's to late to run to the store! Thank you for sharing this on Fluster's Creative Muster Party!

    Fluster Buster

  12. My daughter loves this one! Thanks for stopping in at What'd You Do This Weekend? We'll see you bright and early Monday :)

  13. Thanks so much for sharing at A Peek Into Paradise TGIF Link Party.

    I hope you will come party with us next week and see if you were featured!

    Have a great week!

    Hugs! Cathy

  14. This share looks really good. I am beginning to really like the taste of lime, I never did! I am pinning this and will give it a try!

    Cynthia at

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  16. My daughter will love you forever, she is always missing milkshakes from home (Spur), and milkshakes are not really a thing here unless you go to the local Mc Donalds, but their flavours are also limited. Her favourite is Lime and I was wondering how I could make one for her - you have answered my question :)
    I will be featuring this post tomorrow, so do come by and grab your "Featured" Button if you haven't already.

    Thanks for sharing on Tutorial Thursdays, I look forward to visiting your crafts again this week.
    Marigolds' Loft


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