I’ve named this milkshake after the famous Neapolitan ice cream that gets its name from Naples where it originated. My friend Ed and I visited Naples last year at the end of a 2 week trip across Italy – it was a funny couple of days. We had already been to Milan, Florence, Rome and Capri – we finished our trip in Naples.
While we loved Pompeii and all the cool things to do in and around Naples we always seemed to be in a proper pickle.
We had to pay some kind of gang £30 to look after our car, we had an attempted mugging for my camera and then the car tyre blew in a less than desirable neighbourhood on the way to the airport. The final insult was Ed’s holiday gifts for his family being stolen! It was a great trip though and Naples did leave us with plenty of great stories.
This milkshake has a banana layer, then chocolate and finally strawberry. It takes a little bit of patience to put together and get the layers right but I think it is worth the effort.
Other Drinks Ideas
If you like this recipe for Gluten and Dairy Free Neapolitan Milkshake then you might like to try one of my other drinks recipes:
- Treat yourself with my Gluten and Dairy Free Peppermint White Hot Chocolate
- Go traditional with my Mimosas
- Try out this vibrant Gluten and Dairy Free Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie
- Have fun with my Gluten and Dairy Free Raspberry Float
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Neapolitan Milkshake (Gluten & Dairy Free)
For the banana layer:
For the Chocolate Layer:
For the strawberry layer:
Place the banana and milk in a blender, blitz until smooth
Pour into a glass and place in the freezer for 10 minutes
Place the ingredients for the chocolate layer in a blender, blitz until smooth
Carefully pour on top of the banana layer and return to the freezer for 10 minutes
Blend together the milk and strawberries
Pour carefully on top of the chocolate layer
I topped mine with some whipped coconut cream and a drizzle of dairy free chocolate sauce