Frosty Cherry Vanilla Milkshake

Serves 2

5 Minute Prep Time

By Kim McDevitt, MPH RD on August 4, 2016 , categorized in Dessert

Cherry Vanilla Milkshake

Elevate your smoothie to milkshake status using these creamy ingredients.  So thick you’ll need a spoon to enjoy, and so good the kids will never know nutrition can be found in this Cherry Vanilla Milkshake.


  • ½ cup So Delicious® Vanilla Coconutmilk (or non-dairy milk of your choice)
  • ½ serving Vanilla Vega® Essentials
  • ½ cup frozen cherries
  • 2 cups non-dairy ice cream
  • Optional: 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • Optional toppings: coconut whipped cream, cacao nibs, sprinkles, coconut flakes


  1. Combine all ingredients in blender and blend on high until smooth. You may need to stop the blender and stir ingredients at times to help the shake come together.

  2. Stir in a tall glass with 2 straws.

  3. Optional: Top with coconut whipped cream, cacao nibs, coconut flakes, or sprinkles!

Kim McDevitt, MPH RD

Kim McDevitt works at Vega as a National Educator. A runner, cooking enthusiast, plant-focused flexitarian, Kim has passionately built her career in nutrition. Noticing that her running performances were closely tied to what she was eating, Kim decided to study nutrition and pursue advanced degrees in Dietetics and Public Health, to better understand the power of food in performance. Today, Kim specializes in sports nutrition to enhance athletic performance and focuses on realistic and approachable ways for improving health through educated dietary choices within an active lifestyle.