Apple Pie Milkshake

by Alli

Apple Pie Milkshake is the best of both worlds – apple pie and a milkshake – a marriage made in heaven.

When I think about apple pie, I think about all things fall and Thanksgiving. Milkshakes, on the other hand, remind me of a hot summer day. Since I live in the south and fall is seldom very cold, this is the perfect fall or summer drink. 

 An Apple Pie Milkshake is so easy to make. All you need to a premade apple pie, vanilla ice cream, milk and a dash of cinnamon and nutmeg. 

As American As Apple Pie 

We’ve all heard the above slogan numerous times. So, I researched and found out that neither apples nor apple pie originated in America. Apples are native to Asia and the early colonists of Jamestown brought apple seedlings and cuttings from European trees. 

I read somewhere that the first written apple pie recipe can be traced back to 1381. It included raisins, pears, and figs in addition to the apples. And, it contained no sugar. Doesn’t sound very appealing to me.

I like the modern-day version of apple pie and it flavors a milkshake wonderfully.

Apple Pie Milkshake Is A Special Occasion Shake

For me, this is a special occasion dessert shake. It’s not an everyday event. Sometimes, I’ll use a smaller slice of pie, reduced fat ice cream, and low-fat milk or almond milk. It’s not as decadent, but it works. 

Apple Pie Milkshake

Apple Pie Milkshake

You’ll need a slice of apple pie for each shake. For this recipe, I bake Mrs. Smith’s Dutch Apple Pie according to the directions on the package. Let cool completely.

To make one shake, place a slice of apple pie in a blender with three scoops vanilla ice cream (about 3/4 cup of ice cream). Add 1/4 cup milk, two dashes of cinnamon and one dash of nutmeg. Blend together until creamy.

If the milkshake is too thin, add more ice cream. If it’s too thick, add more milk. You can top the milkshake with whipped cream if desired. 

Yield: 1 serving

Apple Pie Milkshake

Apple Pie Milkshake

An Apple Pie Milkshake is refreshing and delicious.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1 slice apple pie
  • 3/4 cup vanilla ice cream
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • cinnamon
  • nutmeg


    1. For each shake, place one slice of apple pie in a blender with three scoops of ice cream, 1/4 cup milk, 2 dashes cinnamon, and 1 dash of nutmeg.  
    2. Blend. Add more ice cream if too thin and more milk if too thick.  Serve in tall frosty glasses (dip glasses in water and place in freezer until frosty).


For this recipe, I use Mrs. Smith's Deep Dish Dutch Apple Pie, baked according to package directions and cooled.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 550Total Fat 27gSaturated Fat 13gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 12gCholesterol 48mgSodium 363mgCarbohydrates 72gFiber 5gSugar 41gProtein 8g

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Amber Myers September 13, 2019 - 12:52 pm

Yes! This looks so amazing. I love apple pie and never thought to have it in milkshake form. Now I’m intrigued and excited to try it.

Ashley September 13, 2019 - 1:28 pm

Wow this looks amazing. I would love one of these for dessert.

Melissa Chapman September 13, 2019 - 1:37 pm

We all love apple pie and putting in a milkshake has to be amazing. I have to go out and get a pie so i can make this soon.

Sarah Bailey September 13, 2019 - 6:46 pm

OK now this sounds like the perfect milkshake and perfect for autumn as well as I always think of apples at this time of year.

Theresa September 13, 2019 - 8:51 pm

This is the most perfect summer to ease into fall from summer. While it’s still a bit warm out, but you’re getting the yummy flavors of fall in a nice cool drink. Two seasons, one killer milkshake!

Ice Cream n Sticky Fingers September 13, 2019 - 10:06 pm

Every time I see a recipe for apple pie, it always reminds me of my grandmother. She loved baking fresh apple pies, cobblers, or make other desserts. They had several apple and peach trees so every summer she would pick them off the tree to make fresh treats. It’s been so long since I’ve made any pies. I don’t indulge in pies very often because there is usually too much crust and not enough filling for my liking. But the apple pie and milkshake sounds like a match made in heaven.

Catalina September 14, 2019 - 5:35 am

This milkshake needs to be so delicious! I think this will be a new favorite in our house!

Lynndee September 14, 2019 - 8:50 am

Apple pie milkshake? I love milkshake and I’ve had apple pie before, but never had them together like this. I bet that is good!

Kelli A September 14, 2019 - 9:33 am

I definitely have to try and apple pie milkshake! Oh my gosh that sounds amazing!

Rosemary September 14, 2019 - 4:26 pm

Ohhh…I’d never have thought of apple pie milkshake. I love milkshakes and this one looks delightful. I’m going to have to try that recipe.

Shelley Webb September 15, 2019 - 2:46 am

What a clever idea! Hot apple pie a la mode usually ends up a sloppy mess on your plate anyway. Might as well start out in a glass!

Ruth I September 15, 2019 - 3:26 am

This is so easy to prepare. I think this will be a perfect drink for me and my niece.

Rena September 15, 2019 - 9:35 am

Now, this is my kind of milkshake! I can’t believe I’ve never thought of this before. I have to have this immediately!

Esther Irish September 16, 2019 - 2:55 pm

Oh my apple pie loving family would swoon over this. I need to plan a special occasion to celebrate them with this!

keikilani September 17, 2019 - 1:09 pm

Oh yes! This sounds sooo sooo good! I am obsessed with apples right now. Move over pumpkin spice!

Fatima Torres September 19, 2019 - 5:52 pm

There’s nothing more delicious than apple pie. Throw in a milkshake of this flavor and I’m melting.Would love to remake this one in the future.

jen September 30, 2019 - 11:58 am

OMG this looks amazing!


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