February 8th, 2012
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McDonald's extreme-green shamrock shake is going nationwide for the first time, the fast food franchise revealed on Wednesday.

The leprechaun-colored shake is currently available at every one of McDonald's 14,000 U.S. restaurants, according to company spokeswoman Ashlee Yingling.

The shamrock shake itself isn't new. It's been offered by McDonald's restaurants at or around St. Patrick's Day since 1970. But in the past, only certain restaurants offered the familiar green shake.

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  1. timmy

    green snot shake!lol!

    February 9, 2012 at 9:31 am |
  2. James

    I want to dink McDonald's extreme-green shamrock shake one day.

    February 9, 2012 at 3:27 am |
    • Blather

      It's just mint. Nothing extreme about it. Don't waste your money.

      February 9, 2012 at 10:13 am |
  3. notsopc

    Uh, I've never seen a leprechaun depicted as green...

    February 9, 2012 at 12:58 am |
  4. Renny

    They were available tonight at our location in arlington, tx.

    February 9, 2012 at 12:09 am |
  5. MrJ

    Please check your facts before posting shamrock shakes are not "currently available at all McDonalds" they are not available until February 10th.

    February 8, 2012 at 10:01 pm |
  6. Jerv

    I'm guessing it's mint? Looks pretty darn nasty.

    February 8, 2012 at 3:16 pm |
    • The Witty One™@Jerv

      It's flavored with the shattered hopes of the Irish.

      February 8, 2012 at 3:19 pm |
    • AleeD®@Jerv

      Ed Zachary on both counts!

      February 8, 2012 at 3:23 pm |
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