Vanilla milkshake bar

What could be more exciting than a milkshake bar for kids (and big kids)? Perfect for a party or celebration, let guests choose their own toppings

  • Prep:10 mins
    No cook
  • Serves 4
  • Easy

Nutrition per serving

  • kcal 170
  • fat 9g
  • saturates 6g
  • carbs 16g
  • sugars 0g
  • fibre 0g
  • protein 6g
  • salt 0.2g


  • 200g vanilla ice cream
  • 500ml semi-skimmed or whole milk
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • melted white chocolate (optional)
  • mini cookies, sprinkles, marshmallows, pretzels, popcorn, chocolates and a variety of sweets
  • maraschino cherries
  • squirty cream
  • 4 milkshake or dessert glasses
  • coloured paper straws


  1. Tip the mini cookies, sprinkles, marshmallows and other sweets of your choice into separate serving bowls, and set on the table alongside the squirty cream.

  2. Blitz the ice cream, milk and vanilla in a blender until combined and creamy. Pour into a large jug.

  3. If you like, dip the rims of the glasses into the melted chocolate, then some sprinkles. Leave to set slightly, then divide the milkshake between glasses. Let everyone customise their shake with the toppings and squirty cream, and serve with the paper straws.

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