Written by Becca Green

4 sweet and delicious milkshake recipes

Celebrate National Milkshake day this Saturday 12th September by making your own scrumptious recipe.

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National Milkshake Day is just around the corner and what better excuse to whip up some fruity and creamy milkshakes for your friends and family. Take a look at four of our favourite tried and tested recipes.

The banana boost

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A banana milkshake is a true classic but spice it up a bit with this mouth-watering recipe.

Ingredients

Shake Base:

  • Banana 100g
  • 75 ml milk
  • Natural yogurt 75g
  • Turmeric ground 1/2 tsp
  • Juice of 1/2 lime
  • Pineapple 50g
  • Honey 15g

Freak it:

  • 25g whipped cream
  • Coconut flakes
  • Broken meringue
  • Chocolate drops [optional]

Method

  1. Blend the banana, 100ml of milk, yogurt, turmeric, tinned pineapple and honey into a freakishly creamy base until smooth.
  2. Feel free to add more milk if you want it more frothy.
  3. Next, freak it up by adding the toppings.
  4. Enjoy your amazing freakshake!

Black forest milkshake

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If you’re a chocoholic then this milkshake will be right up your street!

Ingredients

  • 150g milk chocolate
  • 2 tbsp chocolate ball sprinkles
  • 4 tbsp cherry compote
  • 2 x 330ml bottles of Chocolush! Belgian chocolate milkshake
  • Whipped cream
  • 4 mini chocolate doughnuts
  • 2 fresh cherries
  • Assorted chocolate bars

Method

1. Place your serving glasses into the freezer to chill while you make the chocolate drips.
2. Bring a couple of inches of water to a boil in a small saucepan, then reduce to a low heat. Place a heat-proof bowl on top of the water, making sure it doesn’t touch the water, and add the chocolate, stirring until it has melted. Take the bowl off the heat and leave to cool slightly for 10 minutes.
3. Take one chilled glass at a time, and pour the melted chocolate down the inside of the glass. If the chocolate starts dripping too fast, then hold the glass horizontally to stop it running. Return the glass to the freezer to set, and repeat the process with the other glass.
4. Once the chocolate has set in the freezer, dip the rim of the glasses in the chocolate and scatter the chocolate ball sprinkles over the top.
5. Add 2 tbsp of cherry compote to each glass, then pour in Shaken Udder’s Chocolush! Belgian chocolate milkshake.
6. Top the freakshakes with whipped cream, then decorate with your favourite chocolate bars. Push a straw through the middle of the mini doughnuts and rest on the edge of the glass. Top with a cherry and chocolate sprinkles!

Boozy toffee apple milkshake

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Get in the mood for autumn with this boozy toffee apple milkshake.

Ingredients

  • Two cups of vanilla ice cream
  • ½ cup of apple juice
  • ¼ cup of caramel vodka (optional)
  • Two tbsp of toffee sauce
  • Two tsp of cinnamon
  • Extra toffee sauce for decoration
  • Extra cinnamon for decoration
  • Whipped cream

Method

  1. Put all ingredients into a blender
  2. Blend until mixed well and smooth
  3. Pour into a cup and drizzle toffee sauce on top
  4. Add whipped cream and sprinkle cinnamon on top
  5. Enjoy!

Superfood smoothie shake

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Make sure you’re getting your five a day but in a way that tastes utterly delicious.

Ingredients

  • 1 banana
  • 1/2 an avocado
  • 1 tsp chocolate protein powder
  • 200ml almond milk
  • Handful of frozen blueberries
  • Handful of frozen raspberries
  • 1 tsp chia seeds
  • 1 tbsp Rowse Honey

Method

  1. Place all the ingredients into a blender and blitz until smooth.
  2. If the smoothie is still too thick, add a little more almond milk and continue to blend.
  3. Pour into a glass, drizzle Rowse honey on top and garnish with a few chia seeds for decoration.

 

 

 

 

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