A drink recipe for Grasshopper can be found on Allrecipes and Food Network's websites. Allrecipes' drink, Grasshopper Cocktail, requires ingredients such as white creme de cacao, ice, creme de menthe and heavy cream.
Food Network's drink recipe for Grasshopper Ice Cream Cocktail requires ingredients such as white creme de cacao, green creme de menthe and vanilla ice cream. To prepare the drink, a person should put all the ingredients into a blender and blend them until they become a creamy and thick mixture. Prior to serving as a drink, a sprig of fresh mint can be put on top as decoration.
The Grasshopper drink, which was created by Philip Guichet is named such because of its green color.