Boston Cooler the real thing

Pat Duran


If you are lucky enough to get Vernor's gingerale in your area (a Detroit product). then you will have a truly authentic BOSTON COOLER. Otherwise with just any brand of golden gingerale you'll have to add a pinch of powdered ginger to cut the lemon flavor which is most outstanding and often overwhelming in any other brand.Cool and refreshing in this hot wather.


★★★★★ 3 votes

one serving
5 Min


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12 oz
can regular or diet vernor's gingerale
1/2 c
softened vanilla ice cream
1 Tbsp
powdered sugar (only add if not using vernor's
a pinch
of powdered ginger( only if not using vernor's)

How to Make Boston Cooler the real thing


  • 1Place all ingredients in a blender and blend about 1 minute. Pour into a tall glass, add a straw and enjoy!

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Course/Dish: Ice Cream Drinks

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