Glorious Green Grinch Freakshake

It’s the time of the year for treats and after heading to the movies this weekend to see The Grinch we have a special treat for you to make. If you haven’t noticed we are loving the Grinch this year with our Grinch Hot Cocoa Bomb inspired by the book How the Grinch Stole Christmas and the movies. Today’s recipe is a real treat. A fabulous Grinch Drink or Dessert in the form of a Glorious Green Grinch Freakshake.

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Grinch Christmas Treats

Whether you are throwing a Grinch Themed Christmas Party or just want to treat the kids to a Grinch Movie Evening then this Freakshake Recipe takes care of your dessert and a drink as well.

a fun grinch freakshake in a tall glass with grinch cookies and donughts, on a red and white stripped cloth with a Christmas tree in the background

This is pure indulgence and is so much more than the cupcakes that we usually share. So pick up your Grinch Christmas Drink Ingredients below and get creating this extreme milkshake recipe that’s a fun food for kids this Christmas.

Yield: 1 Freakshake

Glorious Green Grinch Freakshake

how the grinch stole christmas dessert of a freakshake style. with cookies, donuts, brownies and more in a tall glass ideal to share in front of a mini christmas tree on top of a red and white cloth

Make this delicious dessert drink themed around How The Grinch Stole Christmas with this step by step recipe to create a Grinch Freakshake.

Prep Time 1 minute
Total Time 1 minute


Freakshake Basics

  • 1 8oz milkshake glass
  • 5 scoops of vanilla ice cream
  • 1/2 C whole milk
  • 1 container of white frosting
  • 1 white frosted donut
  • Green gel food coloring
  • 1 container of red nonpareils sprinkles
  • 1 disposable piping bag

Grinch Cookies

  • 2 round cookies
  • 1 tube of green cookie icing
  • 1 tube of yellow cookie icing
  • 1 tube of brown cookie icing
  • 1 tube of black cookie icing

Extras for decoration

  • 1 package of green candy melts
  • 1 package of red candy melts
  • 1 box of the Little Debby Christmas Tree treats
  • 1 package of Chinese food chopsticks sticks


  1. Using the cookie icing colors, decorate the round cookies however you would like! Just have fun!
  2. In a microwave-safe bowl, scoop out the frosting into the bowl and place in the microwave for 10 seconds to soften it up.
  3. Once soft, mix in a few drops of green gel food coloring until you get a slightly dark tone.
  4. Scoop the frosting into the piping bag and cut the tip
  5. Pipe the frosting onto the milkshake glass to look like a drizzle
  6. Do the same with the frosting onto the donut
  7. Sprinkle the red sprinkles all over the frosting on the glass and donut
  8. Using the frosting, pipe a thick line of frosting onto the top flat side of the chopsticks
  9. Using alternating colors of the candy melts. place about 5 green candy melts and 4 red candy melts onto 1 chopstick
  10. Repeat the step again with only using 4 green candy melts and 3 red candy melts
  11. Set aside so that the frosting can harden
  12. Pipe frosting onto two more sticks and place the decorated cookies onto the frosting
  13. Allow to dry
  14. Using one more chop stick, push the pointy side into the bottom of the Little Debby treat
  15. Set aside
  16. Using a blender, add in the 5 scoops of vanilla ice cream and milk and blend until smooth.
  17. Blend in a few drops of green gel food coloring and blend until combined
  18. Pour shake into prepared milkshake glass
  19. place donut onto the rim of the milkshake
  20. Carefully push the Little Debby stick into the center back side of the donut
  21. Using the two candy melt sticks, push them into the left side of the Little Debby treat
  22. Carefully push in one of the decorated cookies into the right side of the donut
  23. Carefully push in the second decorated cookie into the left side in front of the candy melts
  24. Pipe whipped cream into the center of the donut and enjoy!how the grinch stole christmas dessert of a freakshake style. with cookies, donuts, brownies and more in a tall glass ideal to share in front of a mini christmas tree on top of a red and white cloth


Have fun with decorating! Go to you local craft store like Hobby Lobby, Michaels, or Walmart and go crazy with sprinkles, cookie icings and ect

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 4138Total Fat: 191gSaturated Fat: 69gTrans Fat: 2gUnsaturated Fat: 106gCholesterol: 334mgSodium: 3850mgCarbohydrates: 542gFiber: 17gSugar: 348gProtein: 79g

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