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MichelleY Jan 8th, 2007 11:52 AM

Dirty Monkey Recipe
 
I hope someone can help. We were in Cabo last February and this past October. We had a great drink called a "Dirty Monkey" It was a blended drink with a coconut/banana taste to it. I have tried looking up the recipe on several cocktail website, but it is not the same.

I hope someone can help me out.

Thanks,

MY

schmerl Jan 8th, 2007 02:28 PM

The ones we've had were similar to this:
Ingredients
1 oz rum or vodka
1 oz creme de bananes
1 oz creme de cacao
1 oz Kahlua® coffee liqueur
2 scoops vanilla ice cream or milk




Instructions
Blend six ice cubes with ice-cream in a blender until smooth. Add liqueurs and continue blending, again until smooth. Add more ice-cream if needed (for milk-shake consistency). Pour into a highball glass, and serve.

MichelleY Jan 8th, 2007 08:41 PM

Thank you schmerl!!!

We are going to a blender party Sat. night, so this will come in handy.


Cheers!!
MY

schmerl Jan 9th, 2007 04:12 AM

YOu can also throw in a half of a banana. Makes it more like a milkshake!

MichelleY Jan 18th, 2007 11:42 AM

Dear schmerl:

We came in 2nd in the blender contest with your "Dirty Monkey" recipe!!

Used the coconut flavored rum - yum!!

Thanks again,

MY

Suzie2 Jan 18th, 2007 02:04 PM

Okay, I have been lurking around following this.

It sounds wonderful and I have some coconut rum already will have to try it!

Thanks everybody!

schmerl Jan 18th, 2007 03:18 PM

MichelleY
Congratulations! I'm glad I could help. I've had them where the bartender drizzled chocolate syrup down the sides of the glass before pouring the drink in it. Extra YUM!


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