Brandy Shakes

Brandy ShakesRecipe
Photo: Annabelle Breakey; Styling: Dan Becker
These shakes, made from high-quality vanilla ice cream and brandy, are a super simple way to cool down and relax on hot summer afternoons.


Makes 6 servings

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Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 335
Caloriesfromfat 43 %
Protein 3.5 g
Fat 16 g
Satfat 9.8 g
Carbohydrate 22 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Sodium 55 mg
Cholesterol 60 mg


1 qt. vanilla ice cream, slightly softened
1 cup brandy


Put ice cream and brandy in a blender and blend until smooth. Pour into glasses.

Note: Nutritional analysis is per 3/4-cup serving.


Use the best-quality vanilla ice cream that you can find.  Feel free to experiment with other flavors of ice cream and less brandy if you like.