This 5-Ingredient Strawberry Cheesecake Milkshake recipe is a real sweet treat and you've ready correctly---only uses 5 ingredients! This milkshake definitely lives up to it's name, reminding you of a velvety slice of cheesecake by the flavors, Graham cracker crumble, and fresh strawberry compote to top things off! So, grab your straw and drink away.
Start by adding the Ben & Jerry's strawberry cheesecake flavored ice cream and your favorite non-dairy milk to a blender and blend on medium-high speed, until smooth, about 2-3 minutes.
In the meantime, roughly crush two bars of Graham crackers into both milkshake glasses and gently press down.
Once milkshake consistency is met, pour milkshake into tall glasses atop Graham crackers, and top each milkshake with whipped cream, strawberry compote (store bought or homemade), a medium piece of Graham cracker and crumbled Graham crackers, if desired.
If making homemade Strawberry Compote: You'll need: 3 cups strawberries, diced, 1 cup pure cane sugar, 2 Tbsps lemon juice, 1/4 tsp vanilla extract, 1 Tbsp corn starch, 2 Tbsps warm water.
Directions: Combine strawberries, pure cane sugar, lemon juice and vanilla extract in a medium saucepan and bring to a boil. Lower heat to simmer until the strawberries are soft. Now mix corn starch in a small bowl with warm water until well combined and lump-free. Add mixture to saucepan with strawberries and stir until syrup thickens and reduced slightly, approximately 8-10 minutes, Continue to stir occasionally.