Cool and creamy, milkshakes double as both desserts and drinks. Whip up these easy milkshake recipes in all your favorite flavors, including strawberry, chocolate fudge, and French vanilla -- just like an old-fashioned soda fountain.See Popular Milk Shakes Recipes
The rich strawberry syrup that flavors the milk isn't mixed into the drink, making for a pretty presentation that kids will love.
Lassis are ubiquitous in India; the shakes, made with yogurt or buttermilk, can be sweet or salty. The Victorian-style Imperial Hotel in India's capital, New Delhi, where Peggy Markel stopped on her way to Rajasthan, has an extensive selection of lassi. This one is elegantly flavored with saffron.
The ratio of fruit to milk to gelato in this recipe is balanced to make a drink that's too thick for a straw but perfect for a spoon. Substitute your favorite fruits if you like.
Like the diner classic, these strawberry milkshakes are the real thing - dreamy, pink, frozen, and full of summer flavor.
This strawberry shake can be made with ice cream or frozen yogurt.
Whirl together vanilla ice cream and lemonade in a blender for a tart sweet sensation. It takes seconds to make and disappears almost as quickly.
Kids love a version of this ice cream beverage without the stout. Stir crushed pretzels into the shake for added crunch.
This ice cream refresher recipe takes less than five ingredients, whipping up quickly in a blender. It's an utterly fantastic kid's party drink, but don't wait for a special occasion to serve it.
This blended frozen fruit drink is perfect for breakfast or a snack.
Fat-free pudding mix makes these easy-to-fix shakes unbelievably thick and creamy while keeping the calories and fat low.
A pina-colada-flavored wine cooler is blended with ice cream to make this easy frozen drink.
Have several flavors of ice cream on hand and let the kids pick their favorite for these blender shakes.
This yogurt and fresh strawberry drink is good for breakfast or a snack.
30 minutes or fewer. Inspired by the old-fashioned soda fountain treat, this refreshing drink is a perfect mid-morning or afternoon snack. The fruit gives it natural sweetness; the tofu increases the protein content. And adding ground flaxseeds contributes a pleasant, slightly nutty flavor plus fiber and omega-3s.
Serve this fat-free drink for a quick breakfast or a light snack.