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5 New Menu Items You'll See at Dairy Queen

The start of the ice-cream season is here!

With warmer weather just around the corner, it's Dairy Queen's time to shine. The restaurant is releasing five new menu items to help celebrate higher temperatures and longer days. The start of the ice-cream season is officially here!

The new spring items already hit menus on Monday, March 29, and fans will be delighted to see the lineup includes a returning favorite: the Dreamsicle-Dipped Cone. Other delicious options include a trio of Chip Shakes and a new slush flavor.

Aside from these limited-time options for Spring, customers can now opt for a vegan, gluten-free Dilly Bar to suit any particular allergy or dietary needs.

Dairy Queen's Blizzard of the Month for April is also sure to be a hit; this month's blizzard flavor is Frosted Animal Cookie. It combines pink-frosted animal crackers, pink confetti frosting, and vanilla soft-serve ice cream for a nostalgic treat.

Whether you prefer light and refreshing fruit-flavored desserts or rich, chocolatey shakes, you'll find a warm-weather treat at Dairy Queen to love. Here's what's on offer. And for more on fast-food novelties, check out 9 Best Limited-Time Fast Foods on Menus Right Now.


Dreamsicle-Dipped Cone

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First arriving on the scene in 2019, the Dreamsicle-Dipped Cone quickly became a fan-favorite, but its limited-time run left customers wanting more. Dairy Queen heard you loud and clear, and this dipped cone has now returned to menus. The item features a traditional vanilla soft-serve ice cream cone, with the upper portion coated in a vanilla-and-orange-flavored candy dip.

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Choco Hazelnut Chip Shake

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The first of the new Chip Shakes, the Choco Hazelnut gives us major Nutella vibes. This milkshake blends a rich, chocolate-hazelnut spread with chocolate chip confetti and milk. The entire concoction is topped with whipped cream.


Mint Chip Shake

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Another drinkable dessert, the Mint Chip Shake also features Dairy Queen's signature chocolate chip confetti, which is blended with milk and crème de menthe for a combination of cool, refreshing mint and decadent chocolate. This shake is also topped with a generous portion of whipped cream.


Raspberry Chip Shake

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The prettiest of the new Chip Shakes, the Raspberry Chip Shake blends fresh raspberries with the chocolate chip confetti and milk for an indulgent beverage that is, of course, topped with whipped cream.


Tropical Lemonade Twisty Misty Slush

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To round out its fun and delicious spring menu items, Dairy Queen is adding a tropical slush flavor that screams summer. This vibrant drink promises to take your eyes and tastebuds on vacation—the colors range from green to yellow to orange, representing layered flavors of mango, lemon-lime, and lemonade. The Tropical Lemonade Twisty Misty Slush is a sweet and tart delight that will make the best poolside companion this season.

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Paige Bennett
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