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a glass of the best Bushwacker with maraschino cherry on top
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5 from 2 votes

Bushwacker Recipe

The Bushwacker is a grown-up “milkshake” for chocolate and coffee lovers!
Prep Time7 mins
Total Time7 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Cocktails
Keyword: bushwacker recipe
Servings: 1
Calories: 425kcal


  • Blender
  • Jigger
  • Hurricane glass also known as piña colada glass 
  • Straw
  • Saucepan if you’re opting to make the cream of coconut at home
  • Measuring cups for the homemade version of cream of coconut
  • Fine grater


  • 1 oz golden rum
  • 1 oz Kahlua coffee liqueur
  • 1 oz creme de cacao
  • 1 oz cream of coconut
  • 2 oz whole milk
  • 1 cup ice

For Garnish:

  • Whipped cream
  • Chocolate syrup
  • Dark chocolate grated
  • 1 Maraschino cherry


  • Add all the ingredients (ice, rum, Kahlua, crème de cacao, cream of coconut, and whole milk) to the blender.
  • Blend and mix well until you get a creamy and thick consistency.
  • Swirl some chocolate syrup inside your glass.
  • Pour the cocktail into the glass.
  • Top up with some whipped cream, freshly grated dark chocolate, and a maraschino cherry. Add a straw and enjoy!


Calories: 425kcal | Carbohydrates: 51g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 7mg | Sodium: 41mg | Potassium: 87mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 50g | Vitamin A: 94IU | Calcium: 72mg | Iron: 1mg