Classic American Milkshake


Dive into the sweet, creamy bliss of a Classic American Milkshake. This indulgent treat blends the rich flavors of vanilla ice cream with milk, topped off with a generous swirl of whipped cream, making it the perfect dessert or snack for any time of year.

Preparation Time: 5 minutes
Cooking Time: 0 minutes
Resting Time: 0 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Serving: 2


  1. 2 cups vanilla ice cream
  2. 1 cup whole milk
  3. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  4. Whipped cream, for topping
  5. Chocolate syrup or sprinkles, for garnish (optional)


  1. In a blender, combine the vanilla ice cream, whole milk, and vanilla extract.
  2. Blend on high speed until smooth and creamy, about 1 minute.
  3. Pour the milkshake into two tall glasses.
  4. Top each milkshake with a generous amount of whipped cream.
  5. Garnish with chocolate syrup or sprinkles if desired.


  • For a thicker milkshake, add more ice cream. For a thinner milkshake, add more milk.
  • Feel free to customize your milkshake by adding your favorite mix-ins, such as chocolate chips, cookie pieces, or fruit.
  • Serve immediately for the best texture and flavor.

Nutritional Information per Serving (Based on USDA Guidelines):

  • Calories: 350 kcal
  • Protein: 7g
  • Carbohydrates: 44g
  • Fat: 16g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Sodium: 160mg
  • Sugars: 38g

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