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Strawberries and Cream Milkshakes

Strawberries and Cream Milkshakes Recipe

This Strawberries and Cream Milkshakes recipe is a simple Summer beverage that you can make quickly. (Recipe Credit: Adrianna Adarme of Fresh Tastes)


Yield: 2 milkshakes


  • 1/2 pound strawberries, hulled and sliced, plus more for garnish
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • Splash of water
  • Pinch of salt
  • 4 scoops of vanilla ice cream (for non-dairy, I love coconut ice cream)
  • 1 cup whole milk or almond milk or coconut milk
  • Whipped cream, for topping


  1. In a medium saucepan, set over medium heat, add the strawberries, sugar, water and salt. Cover the pan and cook for 2 to 3 minutes, until the berries have cooked down. Pour the puree through a strainer. Discard the pulp and set the syrup aside.
  2. To a blender, add the ice cream and milk of your choice. Pulse only a few times (you don’t want it too liquid-y) just until the ice cream is broken up. Add a tablespoons of syrup to each glass. Top with glass with the milkshake mixture, a handful of strawberries and lastly, a big dollop of whipped cream. Serve and drink up immediately.
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