Beyond The Norm Unusual Flavour Milkshakes

Sometimes the classics of strawberry, vanilla and chocolate milkshakes aren’t enough. Below are a handful of shakes that go beyond the norm and take milkshakes creations to the taste bud extreme. 

Red Velvet Mocha Milkshake


Picture courtesy of Lemon Tree Dwelling

Ingredients

1 c. vanilla ice cream
½ c. half & half
2 Tbsp. cream cheese
1 tsp. cocoa powder
½ tsp.finely ground dark roast coffee
½ tsp. red food coloring
whipped cream
sprinkles
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Cookie Butter Milkshake


Picture courtesy of Honey Bear Lane

Ingredients

1 Cup DairyPure Milk
2-3 large spoonfuls of cookie butter
1½ cup vanilla ice cream
4-6 butter cookies, crumbled
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Cake Batter Milkshake


Picture courtesy of Cookie Named Desire

Ingredients

3 cups vanilla ice cream (or cake batter ice cream)
½ cup funfetti dry cake mix
1⅓ cup whole milk
Optional
⅓ cup flavored vodka (I recommend whipped cream or cake flavored)
1½ tablespoon frosting
sprinkles
chocolate syrup
Whipped cream
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Dark Chocolate Coffee Milkshake


Picture courtesy of Paleo Hacks

Ingredients

1 T raw cacao powder
2 oz shot of espresso, chilled
1 cup unsweetened almond milk
1 very ripe banana, frozen
1/2 cup ice
Optional toppings: Coconut whipped cream, Shaved unsweetened dark chocolate

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Salted Rum Praline Milkshake


Picture courtesy of Super Call

Ingredients

.5 CUP CARAMEL SAUCE
1 TSP FLAKY SEA SALT, LIKE MALDON
1 CUP BUTTER PECAN ICE CREAM
1.5 OZ DARK RUM
.5 CUP WHOLE MILK
SALTED PECANS AND CARAMEL DRIZZLE, FOR GARNISH
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Boozy Mocha Cereal Milkshake


Picture courtesy of Cooking in Stilletos

Ingredients

2 cups of Cocoa Puffs cereal
1/2 cup of milk
2 ounces of Irish Cream
2 ounces of Kahlua
3 cups of coffee ice cream
2 cups of vanilla ice cream
2 tablespoons of chocolate syrup
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Caramel Apple Milkshake


Picture courtesy of House Recipe Food

Ingredients

2 cups Vanilla Ice Cream
1.5 Cups Apple Cider {juice will work, but cider is better}
1 granny smith apple, peeled, cored, and chopped – plus more for garnish,
¼ cup Caramel Sauce plus a bit extra for garnish
Whipped Cream

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Guinness Milkshake


Picture courtesy of eHow

Ingredients

4 cups vanilla ice cream (or more if you prefer thicker shakes)

1 bottle Guinness Stout

Blender

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Mexican Chocolate Cake Shake


Picture courtesy of Beer and Brewing

Ingredients

16 fl oz (473 ml) spiced chocolate cake beer (try Mexican Cake by Westbrook Brewing) 

1 pint (473 ml) chocolate ice cream 

Chocolate syrup to taste, plus more for garnish 

Dash of cinnamon

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Watermelon Coconut Milkshake


Picture courtesy of Cook Nourish Bliss

Ingredients

1. Frozen chunks of seedless watermelon

2. Boxed coconut milk

3. A touch of pure maple syrup

4. And a splash of vanilla extract

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Lucky Charms Milkshake


Picture courtesy of House of Yumm

Ingredients

1 cup whole milk

2/3 cup Lucky Charms cereal (no marshmallows)

1 cup Lucky Charms marshmallows

3 cups vanilla ice cream

green food coloring (optional. I used Wilton Leaf Green gel color Food Coloring)

1 cup heavy cream

1 tablespoon powdered sugar

1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Topping:

additional Lucky Charms marshmallows

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Unicorn milkshakes

Unicorn Freakshakes

Picture courtesy of Amandas Cookin

Ingredients

10 scoops strawberry ice cream of your choice
Approx. 16 frozen blueberries
1/2-1 cup milk (add 1/2 cup milk first and if you need more add another 1/2 cup)

OPTIONAL, BUT HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TOPPINGS
Wooden skewers
1 bag strawberry flavored marshmallows
Mini powdered donuts
Cotton candy
Sixlets multi-colored chocolate candy pearls
Sugar cones dipped in melted white chocolate
Sprinkles
Frosting for outer rim of glass

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Unicorn Cake shake

Picture courtesy of Frugal Mom

Ingredients

1/2 cup yellow cake with sprinkles, crumbled
1 1/2 cup vanilla bean ice cream
2 ounces heavy cream
3-4 Oreo Peeps cookies
1-2 tablespoons assorted candy sprinkles
1-2 tablespoons jelly beans
1-2 wedges of ice cream waffle cone
whipped cream

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Strawberry Unicorn Milkshake

Picture courtesy of Sugar Hero

Ingredients

10 oz strawberry-coconut ice cream (5 large scoops)
1 cup strawberries fresh or frozen
½ cup International Delight Creamer can substitute milk
½ cup fruity miniature marshmallows
¼ cup vanilla frosting
½ cup assorted sprinkles
Whipped cream
Decorative toppings like lollipops, rock candy, wafer cookies, etc

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Magical Unicorn Milkshake

Picture courtesy of Cutefetti

Ingredients

6 Scoops of Vanilla Ice Cream
1 Cup of Milk
2 Neon Food Colors (Pink, Purple or Blue)

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Fun & Colourful Unicorn Milkshake

Picture courtesy of The DIY Mommy

Ingredients

1½ cups vanilla ice cream
¾ cups milk
½ cup strawberries
drop of teal food colouring
whipped cream
sprinkles

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7 of the most freakiest freakshakes

My first freakshake was an awesome Oreo creation from Byron Burgers in Exeter, UK. It was a total calorie overload and looked like this –

Here are some more of the freakiest freakshakes to get the taste buds watering.

The Ultimate Brownie Crazy Milkshake

Picture courtesy of Kevin and Amanda

Ingredients

3 tablespoons Nutella
3 tablespoons Marshmallow Creme
8 Oreos, crushed
1 cup vanilla ice cream
1/4 – 1/2 cup milk
Oreo Brownie
Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich
Whipped cream, for garnish

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COOKIE MONSTER FREAKSHAKES

Picture courtesy of Amandas Cookin

Ingredients

5 scoops vanilla ice cream of your choice
Reddi Whip whipped topping
Blue sprinkles
6 Chips Ahoy cookies
6 Oreo cookies
Blue gel food coloring
Chocolate frosting
1/2 cup milk

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UNICORN BARK MILKSHAKE

Picture courtesy of Beth Cakes

Ingredients

unicorn bark
1 pkg pink candy melts
1 pkg blue candy melts
1 pkg purple candy melts
Sprinkles and decor of your choice
for the milkshake
½ cup prepared frosting
1 cup sprinkles
1.5 quart vanilla bean ice cream
1 container fresh strawberries, cored
1 container fresh raspberries
your choice of milk
whipped cream (homemade or store bought)

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CREME EGG MILKSHAKES

Picture courtesy of Katie Cakes

Ingredients

Jar of Nutella
Bag of Mini Eggs, chopped
3 Creme Eggs
450ml whole milk
2 scoops of chocolate ice cream
Whipped cream

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Salty sweet candy bar milkshake

Picture courtesy of Modern Honey

Ingredients

Ice Cream Shake:
Vanilla Ice Cream (or favorite flavor)
Whole Milk
Optional Flavorings – Chocolate, Caramel or Strawberry Syrup
Salty Sweet Candy Bar Milkshake Toppings:
Chocolate Frosting
M & M’s
Peanut Butter Cups
Chocolate Covered Pretzels
Hot Fudge
Pretzel Rods
Twix or Sugar Daddies
Spray Whipped Cream
Colorful Straw

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Birthday cake freakshake

Picture courtesy of Craftsy

Ingredients

Vanilla ice cream
Milk
Funfetti cake mix
Extra sprinkles

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Red velvet freakshake

Picture courtesy of How to cook that

Ingredients

Chocolate buttercream
55g (1.94 ounces) or 1/4 cup margarine or butter
30g (1.06 ounces) or 1/4 cup cocoa powder
95g (3.35 ounces) or 3/4 cup icing sugar
Whip together for about 5 minutes or until fluffy.

20 Hersheys kisses
20 red m&m’s

Milkshake (per glass)
1 scoop ice-cream
3 tablespoons ganache (made as for vanilla gauche above but using milk or dark chocolate)
300millilitres (10.14 fluid ounces) or just less that 1 1/4 cups milk (4% fat)

Topping
1 scoop of ice-cream
whipped cream
slice of red velvet cake

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