How to Make a Milkshake

Forget the smoothies, granitas, cool lattes, and other frozen imitators—there’s nothing that satisfies your sweet tooth like a good old-fashioned milkshake.

You will need

  • Ice cream
  • Ice cream scoop
  • Blender
  • 1-2 tbsp. flavored syrup
  • 1/2 c. milk
  • Large glass
  • Straw
  • Hot water (optional)
  • Fruit (optional)

Step 1 Scoop in ice cream Scoop your ice cream into the blender–you’ll need four full scoops.

Step 2 Pour in syrup and milk Pour the syrup and milk into the blender.

Step 3 Blend Put the top on the blender, and blend on medium speed until it’s smooth and creamy.

Step 4 Pour Pour the milkshake into a large glass.

Step 5 Drink Drop in the straw, take your first big slurp. Then raise your glass to old-school ice cream drinks!