This milkshake is packed with vanilla flavor, delicately sweetened with slightly nutty roasted dried dates, and complimented by actually nutty tahini. Enjoy!

  • 12 pitted, dried dates
  • 2 cups cold milk
  • 1 Rodelle vanilla bean, split and seeds scraped
  • 1 tsp Rodelle Reserve Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 2 tbsp tahini
  • 4 cups vanilla ice cream, homemade if you wish, or store bought will do!
  1. Preheat the oven to 375F.
  2. Place the dates on a parchment lined baking sheet and roast for 10 minutes.
  3. Remove them from the oven and let cool completely.
  4. Combine the dates and milk in a blender and blend until smooth.
  5. Add the vanilla bean, vanilla extract and tahini.
  6. Blend just for a second.
  7. Add the ice cream and blend just until incorporated.
  8. Serve immediately in chilled glasses and enjoy!
  9. Notes: This recipe was created for Rodelle by Sprinkled Side Up.