Thick Strawberry Shakes

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 5 min.


2 servings

Updated: Jan. 18, 2024
Cool off with a thick and rich treat that will remind you of a malt shoppe! Nothing can beat this strawberry shake recipe. —Kathryn Conrad, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


  • 1/3 cup 2% milk
  • 1-1/2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 1/2 cup frozen unsweetened strawberries
  • 1 tablespoon strawberry preserves


  1. In a blender, combine all ingredients; cover and process until smooth. Pour into chilled glasses; serve immediately.

Test Kitchen Tips
  • Food historians believe ice cream originated in China, where eople made it out of snow instead of cream or milk.
  • To create a luscious treat that’s rich in antioxidants, add some finely chopped dark chocolate to your shake.
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  • Nutrition Facts

    1 cup: 257 calories, 12g fat (7g saturated fat), 47mg cholesterol, 100mg sodium, 35g carbohydrate (28g sugars, 1g fiber), 5g protein.