Refreshing on a hot day, and not bad for you! In my opinion, this beverage tastes better than the over-priced commercial version.

Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
total:
5 mins
Servings:
3
Yield:
3 servings
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Ingredients

3
Original recipe yields 3 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • In a blender combine milk, water, orange juice concentrate, ice cubes, vanilla and sugar. Blend until smooth. Pour into three 12 oz glasses and enjoy with a straw.

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Nutrition Facts

187 calories; protein 4.4g 9% DV; carbohydrates 39.3g 13% DV; fat 1.8g 3% DV; cholesterol 6.5mg 2% DV; sodium 40.4mg 2% DV. Full Nutrition

Reviews (260)

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
08/26/2005
Very good! I used Splenda instead of sugar and fat-free milk to make it a low-calorie drink. It was really good! Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
12/07/2003
It is a good drink that children enjoy. Very easy to make and excellent to serve for parties. Very creamy and smooth. Read More
(13)
350 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 239
  • 4 star values: 80
  • 3 star values: 27
  • 2 star values: 3
  • 1 star values: 1
Rating: 4 stars
08/26/2005
Very good! I used Splenda instead of sugar and fat-free milk to make it a low-calorie drink. It was really good! Read More
(165)
Rating: 5 stars
06/25/2006
Wonderful! My kids and I loved it! I used Pineapple-Orange Banana frozen conentrate because that's what I had on hand. Will make this again and will probably try adding fruit like some suggested. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
09/25/2005
Oh Yeah thats Excitement in a glass:P Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/27/2005
So incredibly tasty and a great way to get more milk in my diet. I know I'll be making this a lot now! Read More
(98)
Rating: 4 stars
08/09/2005
Good, but not quite sweet enough for me. Maybe next time I'll add a few scoops of vanilla ice cream. Read More
(94)
Rating: 4 stars
05/09/2005
This doesn't wow me, but it is refreshing on a hot day. It's a keeper. :) Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
09/24/2005
Very easy to make and extremely yummy & addicting Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
03/19/2005
was great. good way to get my kids to drink milk and juice without them really knowing. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
04/24/2005
This was so good! I didn't think it was too sweet as some of the other reviewers suggested. Read More
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Rating: 3 stars
12/07/2003
It is a good drink that children enjoy. Very easy to make and excellent to serve for parties. Very creamy and smooth. Read More
(13)