Strawberry milkshake with strawberry on top

5 Best Homemade Milkshake Recipes

You can enjoy smooth, creamy milkshakes at home with just a few kitchen staples. Here are five of our favorite homemade milkshake recipes you can make with Hershey ingredients.

Easy to blend up and serve in seconds, milkshakes are a fun treat that the whole family can help with. And if you have HERSHEY’S Syrup or HERSHEY’S Cocoa in your pantry, you can create ice-cream-parlor perfection fast.

For a delicious, drinkable dessert, try one of these milkshake ideas this summer. Because everything tastes better homemade!

1. HERSHEY’S Classic Chocolate Milkshake

Whether you prefer it with a spoon or a straw, all you need to enjoy this classic is three simple ingredients you probably have at home. HERSHEY’S Chocolate Syrup turns the ice cream in your freezer into a quick chocolate treat.

HERSHEY’S Classic Chocolate Milkshake

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2. Double Strawberry Milkshake

Light, refreshing and picture-perfect, this strawberry milkshake is a sip of summer for any season. And HERSHEY’S Strawberry Syrup makes it twice as special.

Double Strawberry Milkshake

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3. Classic Caramel Milkshake

A dash of caramel turns any drink into a celebration. Make something special at home with HERSHEY'S SUNDAE DREAM Classic Caramel Syrup. (Tip: You can also use HERSHEY’S Caramel Sundae Syrup for this recipe!)

Classic Caramel Milkshake

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4. Cocoa Chocolate Shake

Milkshake hack: cocoa powder! You can still break out the cocoa when it's too hot for hot chocolate. HERSHEY’S Cocoa brings rich flavor to this cool, decadent chocolate shake.

Cocoa Chocolate Shake

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5. HERSHEY’S Chocolate Cherry Milkshake

Ice cream shop flavors are closer than you think. Take this shake for example: It's like a chocolate-covered cherry in a glass. Top with whipped cream and an iconic maraschino to layer on the happiness.

Chocolate Cherry Milkshake

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BONUS: Coffee Shakes & Chillers

Frozen Hot Chocolate

Enjoy the sweet combination of marshmallows and HERSHEY’S Cocoa all year with frozen hot cocoa. Ready in five minutes, you can enjoy this chiller right away—no waiting in the drive-through.

Frozen Hot Chocolate

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KIT KAT® Coffee Chiller Shake

Slow down and enjoy the moment with this cool coffee break. Cold brew coffee adds richness, while crunchy KIT KAT® Bars give it a pleasant pick-me-up.

Kit Kat Coffee Chiller Shake

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How to make a milkshake at home even more special: HERSHEY’S Syrup and HERSHEY’S Cocoa. These homemade milkshakes are an easy take on dessert, and they make a great no-bake activity for little hands. With our recipes you’re seconds away from a fun frozen drink.

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