A Shake With A Bit Of A Pop!

What better way to celebrate America's birthday than with a giant boozy milkshake that pops in your mouth? Wait... let us rephrase that. Celebrate the 4th of July with an extra boozy, Pop Rocks-infused milkshake! Uncle Sam will totally approve.

Fireworks boozy shake

Forget sangria or beer and serve an entire tray of these popping, rich and fruity firecracker shakes at your big 4th of July shindig! The Pop Rocks pop after each sip, giving these shakes a fun firecracker quality.

Boozy firecracker milkshake recipe

Serves 2


  • 4 cups vanilla bean ice cream
  • 1 cup whipped cream
  • 1 cup chopped strawberries
  • 1/2 cup strawberry flavored vodka
  • 2 pouches red and blue Pop Rocks


  1. In a large blender, blend the ice cream, whipped cream and vodka together. Stir in the chopped strawberries with a wooden spoon.
  2. Dip the edges of two jars in water and roll in red and blue Pop Rocks. Pour the milkshake into the jars. Top with additional whipped cream and alternating red and blue Pop Rocks.

More 4th of July fun

4th of July flag lasagna
4th of July dessert recipes
4th of July cake pops


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Comments on "Fireworks boozy shake"

Sherrie June 24, 2013 | 7:02 PM

I'm thinking blue vodka, and blueberries!

Brittany Dierken June 24, 2013 | 10:29 AM

This is so easy to make and looks great to hand out for hosting a party. Very creative in the presentation.

leah June 24, 2013 | 9:22 AM

This looks awesome. Poprocks on anything will be good.

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