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Dec 2, 2010

Review: Chick-fil-A - Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshake

Chick-fil-A's holiday themed shake, the Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshake takes their Icedream soft serve and blends it with peppermint syrup and red & white dark chocolate pieces, topping it with whipped cream and a cherry on top. It carries a suggested retail of $2.55 for a small, but it costs $3.09 in the southern California market.

If you're a fan of peppermint flavor, Chick-fil-A's Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshake has a strong, cool mint flavor tinged with a vanilla base throughout each sip. It is really sweet and the chocolate pieces taste more like milk chocolate than dark melting nicely on the tongue.

I don't know if it's just me, but the vanilla soft serve at Chick-fil-A has a weird aftertaste that's kinda artificial and lingers a little. It's really off-putting for me. Oddly, I didn't get the same taste after the shake had melted in the fridge and mixed with the whipped cream. The flavor that seems to mask the aftertaste for me is Strawberry. I wonder if anyone else gets the same taste... I've never encountered the same taste with any other ice cream.

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Nutritional Info - Chick-fil-A Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshake - small (14.26oz)
Calories - 660 (from Fat - 210)
Fat - 23g (Saturated Fat - 14g)
Sodium - 400mg
Carbs - 103g (Sugar - 89g)
Protein - 12g


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3 comments :

  1. I noticed you report around me. Im in glendale (CA obviously) where in the world is there a chick-Fil-A around here?

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  2. There's one in Long Beach off the 605 but it is a bit aways from Glendale. I remember way back in the day there was one in the Cal State LA food court but that was a long, long time ago.

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  3. Hm, apparently there's one that opened this year by USC.

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