Spiked Milky Way candy bar rum shake that you won't want to share

Jul 13, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. ET
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A boozy milkshake that's a cocktail and a dessert all in one. How great is that?

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One of my favorite things about this shake — besides everything — is the malted milk powder. To me it really amps up the flavor in a milkshake.

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And the good news is that this milkshake tastes amazing from start to finish.

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Spiked Milky Way candy bar cocktail recipe

Serves 2

Total time: 5 minutes


  • 5 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • 4 snack-size Milky Way candy bars, cut into large pieces (for the milkshake)
  • 1 tablespoon chocolate malted milk powder
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup dark rum
  • Whipped topping
  • 2 snack-size Milky Way candy bars (for garnish)


  1. To a blender, add the ice cream, candy bars, malted milk powder, milk and rum. Blend until smooth.
  2. Pour into 2 serving glasses. Top with whipped topping, and garnish each serving with a candy bar. Serve immediately while cold.

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