Black-Bottomed Cherry Shakes

Blogger Brooke McLay from Cheeky Kitchen shares a favorite recipe. Turn your average, ordinary milkshake into something so good, you'll have folks at the local ice cream joint knocking on your door! This simple chocolate-cherry shake gets an extra kick of flavor and style with a scoop of fudge at the bottom of the glass.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 2


cups cherry ice cream
cup dark chocolate shavings, if desired
to 2 cups milk
cup hot fudge topping
cup whipped topping
  • 1 In blender, combine ice cream, chocolate shavings and milk; blend until smooth.
  • 2 Into each of 2 large drinking glasses, spoon 1/4 cup of the hot fudge topping. Add milkshake to each glass. Spoon whipped topping on top of each and top with a cherry.

Expert Tips

Mix It Up! Try making this shake with cookies and cream ice cream, coconut ice cream, or chocolate ice cream for a uniquely delicious flavor combination!

For a truly smooth milkshake, allow your ice cream to thaw until quite soft before adding it to your blender.