At first glance, it can be tough locating boozy milkshakes on the menu. Is it a cocktail? Is it a dessert? But the trend is still gaining traction around town. It's been around for a few years now, but even more options have been popping up on local menus the past year or so. The "modern" diner trend is alive and well in D.C., and fancy shakes with a shot of booze are the perfect additions to their menus.
Although there's nothing at all wrong with mixing some chocolate ice cream with Kahlua, most of these restaurants are getting pretty creative with their shakes. Find flavors like mango, chocolate covered banana, and even pineapple coconut rum. These fruity flavors are particularly satisfying during these hot summer months. There's even a place for vegans to indulge in boozy milkshakes thanks to recent arrival Fare Well. And non-drinkers can usually order theirs without the alcohol.
Here are some standout options for spiked milkshakes in D.C. It looks like the treat isn't just for kids anymore.Read More