Southeast Dairy Association - Peppermint Milkshake

Peppermint Milkshake

A simple, creamy and delicious dessert that is perfect for the holidays or any time of year! This is the only peppermint milkshake you’ll need.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes


  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 34 cup white chocolate chips, divided
  • 12 cup crushed peppermint candy, divided
  • 12 cup milk
  • 1 tablespoon peppermint extract
  • Whipped cream (optional)


  1. Place ice cream, 1/2 cup white chocolate chips, 3 tablespoons crushed peppermint candy, milk and peppermint extract in a blender and process until smooth and creamy. In a shallow microwave-safe bowl melt remaining 1/4 cup white chocolate chips. Place remaining crushed candy in a wide, shallow bowl or plate.
  2. To serve, gently dip the rims of two 10- or 12-ounce glasses into the melted white chocolate, then dip into crushed peppermint candy. Fill with milkshake, top with whipped cream and sprinkle with remaining crushed peppermint candy.


Yield: 2 cups

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