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Recipes For High-Calorie Drinks

Recipes: Calories Per Serving

Chocolate-Peanut Butter Shake

  • 1/2 c. heavy whipping cream
  • 3 tablespoons creamy peanut butter
  • 3 tablespoons chocolate syrup
  • 1 1/2 c. chocolate ice cream
  • Blend in blender.

1070

Strawberry Crush

  • 2 c. frozen strawberries
  • 1/2 c. crushed pineapple
  • 1/2 c. water
  • 1/2 medium banana
  • 6 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/4 c. lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • Blend in blender.

640

Peaches and Cream

  • 1 c. milk
  • 1 c. canned peaches
  • 1 c. vanilla ice cream
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla
  • Blend in blender.
630

Apple Pie a la Mode

  • 1 c. apple pie filling
  • 1/2 c. milk
  • 1 c. vanilla ice cream
  • Dash of cinnamon
  • Blend in blender.
525

High-Calorie Breakfast Shake

  • 1 c. Half & Half®
  • 1 packet Carnation Instant Breakfast™
  • 3/4 c. ice cream
  • Blend in blender.
505

Grape Slush

  • 2 grape juice bars
  • 2 tablespoons corn syrup
  • 1/2 c. grape juice or 7-Up®
  • 1 tablespoon corn oil
  • Blend in blender.
493

Orange Sherbet Shake

  • 3/4 c. orange sherbet
  • 2 tablespoons corn syrup
  • 1/2 c. 7-Up®
  • 2 tablespoons corn oil
  • Blend in blender.
480

Old-fashioned Milkshake

  • 1 c. whole milk
  • 1 c. ice cream
  • Blend in blender.
420

Hot Chocolate

  • 3 oz. milk chocolate
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon butter
  • 1 c. Half & Half®
  • Melt chocolate and butter.
  • Add vanilla and slowly stir in Half & Half®, small amounts at a time.
  • Reheat to desired temperature.
416

Carnation Instant Breakfast™

  • 1 packet
  • 1 c. whole milk
280

Ready-made High Calorie Drinks

Other high-calorie drinks come ready-made and are available in most grocery stores and pharmacies, including the following:

  • Ensure Plus®, 8 oz - 360 calories per serving
  • Resource Plus® - 355 calories per serving
  • Boost Plus® - 355 calories per serving
  • Carnation Instant Breakfast™ - 280 calories per serving
  • Fast Food Shake - 340 to 400 calories per serving
  • Sandishake® - 600 calories per serving
    The Sandishakes are available at the Medical Plaza Pharmacy at 1101 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA.  They can also be purchased thru ScandiPharm, who makes the drink.  ScandiPharm can be contacted at (800)472-2634 or at www.scandishake.com.

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