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Chocolate Milk Shake ''Float''

Categories: Comfort Foods, Cooking with Kids, Kid-friendly, Quick to fix, Smoothies
Type: Desserts and Baked Goods

For the best flavor, use your favorite chocolate to make your milk shake

Prep Time: 8M-10M

Serves: makes 2 servings


  • 2oz ( 55g) semisweet chocolate, finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup boiling water
  • 4 scoops chocolate ice cream
  • 1 cup whole milk, as needed
  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • shaved chocolate, for garnish
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  1. Combine the chopped chocolate and boiling water in a blender, and process until the chocolate is melted.
  2. Add the chocolate ice cream and about three-quarters of the milk. Process until smooth, adding enough milk to give the milk shake the desired consistency.
  3. Pour into 2 glasses. Top each with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Sprinkle with chocolate and serve.

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Excerpted from The Illustrated Kitchen Bible.
Copyright © 2008 Dorling Kindersley Limited.
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