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Purple Cows Recipe

Kids will need only three ingredients to whip up this bright beverage shared by Renee Schwebach of Dumont, Minnesota. The sweet blend gets its purple color and refreshing flavor from grape juice concentrate.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1-1/2 cups milk
  • 3/4 cup thawed grape juice concentrate
  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream


  • 1. In a blender, combine milk and grape juice concentrate. Add ice cream; cover and blend until smooth. Serve immediately. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 286 calories, 10g fat (6g saturated fat), 41mg cholesterol, 101mg sodium, 44g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 0 fiber), 6g protein.

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KLR22 User ID: 4422438 41442
Reviewed Jan. 25, 2012

"my kids loved it...."

AngieMM User ID: 4254253 86930
Reviewed Mar. 24, 2010

"My kids love the vibrant purple color and grape shake taste. It's a fun treat. We plan to try other juices, as well."

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