Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for teens with cystic fibrosis (CF). Teens with CF may need additional calories to meet their nutritional needs.
This creamy milkshake provides a significant amount of calories to help meet your elevated energy needs. It's also packed with calcium to help make your bones strong.
Prep time: 10 minutes
1 instant breakfast packet, any flavor
3/4 c. whole milk
1/4 c. heavy whipping cream
1/2 c. ice cream, any flavor
- Mix all ingredients in a blender until smooth.
Serving size: 1 1/2 cups
Nutritional analysis (per serving):
17 g protein
34.5 g fat
286 mg sodium
645 mg calcium
Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.
Variations and suggestions:
Make different flavors using a variety of ice cream and instant breakfast flavors. Or try adding strawberries or other fruit for a twist.
Reviewed by: Allison Brinkley, RD, LD/N
Date reviewed: March 2009
Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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