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Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Sodas Recipe

Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Sodas Recipe

I keep the ingredients for these ice cream sodas on hand so I can enjoy a treat any time I want. You can easily make more when feeding a crowd. —Anna Erickson, Terrebonne, Oregon
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 3/4 cup chocolate syrup
  • 1 cup milk
  • 4 cups carbonated water, chilled
  • 8 scoops chocolate ice cream (about 2-2/3 cups), divided
  • Whipped cream in a can, optional


  • 1. Place 3 tablespoons chocolate syrup in each of four 16-oz. glasses. Add 1/4 cup milk and 1 cup carbonated water to each; stir until foamy. Add two scoops of ice cream to each glass. Top with whipped cream if desired. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 ice cream soda equals 476 calories, 17 g fat (11 g saturated fat), 53 mg cholesterol, 159 mg sodium, 76 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 8 g protein.