Enjoy Your Summer With the Shirley Temple Float

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If you love ice cream and are looking to quench your thirst in the summer heat, then you’re in luck – a Shirley Temple Float is perfect for you. Here is your guide to making a Shirley Temple Float that you and your family will certainly enjoy.


  • 1 ounce grenadine
  • 2 maraschino cherries
  • 4 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • 12 ounce ginger ale


  1. Place two tall sundae glasses on the table.
  2. Divide the grenadine evenly between the two glasses.
  3. Pour ginger ale and top up with 2 scoops of ice cream on each glass.
  4. Garnish each Shirley Temple float with a cherry and enjoy.