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You’ve probably seen a thousand Pumpkin spiced drink recipes if you spend as much time on Pinterest as I do. Let’s be real, variety may be the spice of life, but there’s something sacred about pumpkin spice. Especially when the leaves start to fall. This spiced pumpkin milkshake turns everything you know about fall cocktails on its head!

Easy Spiced Pumpkin Milkshake With Rum Recipe

We’ll give you some step by step instructions on how to make one of these for yourself! If you’re looking for a boozy milkshake to, shake, things up (sorry), you’ve found the one! Seriously, this is like a dessert cocktail you can drink all in one, and we’ll show you why it will be your next fall favorite.

This is a ‘heavy’ dairy based cocktail that’s as filling as it is tasty. In other words, it’s best suited for an after dinner drink. Personally, I wouldn’t be mixing these up around noon. It’s much more enjoyable to cuddle up with in the evening.

pumpkin spiced milkshake cocktail

Can you Make This Cocktail Lactose Intolerant Friendly?

Yes, easily. The only product swap-out you need to make is the ice-cream. Take a trip to your local grocery store and chances are you won’t have too much trouble finding a suitable alternative. Scan the freezer section for ice-cream that’s labeled lactose intolerant friendly.

It’s a lot easier than it used to be to find products like these for specialized diets. If you’d prefer something a little more homemade, there’s also recipes out there for you to use! Just search for dairy free homemade ice cream recipes, and you’ll find there a little more simple than you think.

How to Serve Up These Milkshake Cocktails

First of all, you’ll need the right glassware. Go and root through your cabinets, I’ll wait. If you haven’t found quite what you’re looking for, I’d like to recommend some glasses that will make this milkshake memorable. This chilled cocktail concoction is best served in a wide bottomed brandy glass. It showcases the drink perfectly, especially if you opt for a lovely caramel drizzle.

iced alchoholic milkshake recipe pumpkin spice fall flavor

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Spiced Rum
  • 1/3 cup pure pumpkin
  • 1.3 cup Vanilla Ice Cream
  • *optional- caramel,cinnamon, or pumpkin spice for garnish

Boozy Spiced Pumpkin Milkshake

Boozy Spiced Pumpkin Milkshake

This spiced pumpkin milkshake turns everything you know about fall cocktails on its head!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Spiced Rum
  • 1/3 cup pure pumpkin
  • 1.3 cup Vanilla Ice Cream
  • *optional- caramel,cinnamon, or pumpkin spice for garnish

Instructions

  1. First, break out your blender or smoothie maker. Next, add your favorite spiced rum, with some canned pure pumpkin pie mix, and some vanilla ice cream. Pulse just until the ingredients are blended together.
  2. Once you've got a smooth mixture, pour it into a glass. At this point you can garnish a few different ways. Either drizzle caramel on the inside before pouting the milkshake, and sprinkle with cinnamon and pumpkin pie spice. Add a dollop of vanilla ice cream for the top, and you're ready to enjoy! Serve immediately.

Directions For Making Spiced Pumpkin Milkshake:

First, break out your blender or smoothie maker. Next, add your favorite spiced rum, with some canned pure pumpkin pie mix, and some vanilla ice cream. Pulse just until the ingredients are blended together.

Once you’ve got a smooth mixture, pour it into a glass. At this point you can garnish a few different ways. Either drizzle caramel on the inside before pouting the milkshake, and sprinkle with cinnamon and pumpkin pie spice. Add a dollop of vanilla ice cream for the top, and you’re ready to enjoy! Serve immediately.

Thanks for checking out this boozy and delicious pumpkin spiced milkshake recipe! For more seasonal cocktail ideas, follow us over on Instagram (@aspiringwinos) for more.

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