Sonic Coconut Cream Pie Shake is a wonderful milkshake you are going to love. Are you tired of chocolate and vanilla flavors? Shake up your shakes and make this copycat Sonic coconut shake.
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What makes the coconut pie milkshake so delicious?
If you love coconut you are going to be amazed at how good this shake tastes. This shake is extra rich and creamy with cream of coconut, the flaked coconut adds a wonderful texture. Finally, the graham cracker crumbs will remind you of your favorite recipe for coconut cream pie!
Summertime Sonic Shakes
One of my favorite things to do during the summer is to head to Sonic in the evening. They normally have half-priced shakes and ice cream during the summer months. It’s fun to try new varieties at half of the regular price. The coconut cream pie shake is in my top favorite Sonic drinks. Keep reading for my favorite five Sonic Drinks!
About Sonic Drive-In
Sonic is an American drive-thru chain that became popular because of its carhops on skates. You drive into a stall, order, and then a carhop delivers your food on roller skates! It’s a true talent to deliver a tray of food on skates and the company holds a competition each year to find the best skater in the organization.
Besides milkshakes and skating carhops, Sonic also carries a variety of burgers, hot dogs, french fries, slushies, and a full breakfast menu. The restaurant chain started in 1953 in a small town in Oklahoma. They are now one of the largest fast-food chains and have locations in 45 of the 50 states.
Homemade Sonic Milkshake
Even though I love Sonic’s half-off promotion (in my area that’s 2 to 5 pm), you can save even more money by making their drinks at home. As I mentioned, I am a big fan of the coconut cream pie milkshake and it is super easy to recreate at home. For a fraction of the cost, you can be sipping a cool drink in the comfort of your own home!
Coconut Cream Pie Sonic Milkshake Ingredients
Here’s a list of what you need:
- Cream of Coconut
- Vanilla ice cream
- Vanilla extract
- Whipped cream for garnish
- Graham cracker crumbs for garnish
Cream of Coconut is a sauce/syrup that you typically find in the cocktail section of the store. It comes in either a can or a plastic bottle. This is often used when making Pina Coladas.
How to Make a Coconut Milkshake
- Place the cream of coconut, milk, ice cream, vanilla, and salt in a blender. Blend until smooth.
- Pour the shake into a glass.
- Top the shake with whipped cream and graham cracker crumbs if desired.
Sonic Milkshake FAQ
Yes, Sonic uses 100% real ice cream in their frozen shakes. Their milkshakes are made with real milk and real ice cream!
The calories vary by size, a mini has 650 calories, and the large has 1,610 calories.
My Top 5 Favorite Sonic Drinks
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Sonic Coconut Cream Pie Milkshake
- 1/2 cup cream of coconut
- 1/2 cup milk
- 3 cups vanilla ice cream
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 2 tablespoons whipped cream for garnish
- 1 teaspoon graham cracker crumbs for garnish
- Place the cream of coconut, milk, ice cream, vanilla extract, and salt in a blender.
- Blend until smooth.
- Pour the shake into a glass.
- Top with whipped cream and graham cracker crumbs if desired.