Make Pineapple Dole Whip at home with this easy copycat recipe inspired by the delicious pineapple drinks at Disney. It is easy to make and kids of all ages will love the refreshing pineapple smoothie this summer. Tangy, sweet and fresh the flavors of this Dole Whip copycat recipe will become a family summer favorite treat.

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Let’s make pineapple drink for summer!

Copycat Dole Whip Recipe to Make At Home

Our children love pineapple and since our road trip to Disney they can’t get enough of this frothy drink that is known as Dole Whip at the Disney properties.

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On a hot summer day this Walt Disney World dole whip float is perfect. It’s full of simple ingredients like crushed fresh pineapple or frozen pineapple. Make a refreshing treat with this Disney copycat recipe. This homemade version is so similar to the original recipe.

Homemade Pineapple Dole Whip Recipe

A play on a Magic Kingdom fan favorite, the Disney pineapple whip is sure to make your princes and princesses feel like a day spent in the backyard sprinkler is as wonderful as a day at the Disney parks.

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Pineapple Dole Whip Drink ingredients

  • 2 cans (20 oz. each) crushed pineapple
  • 2 tbsp. lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp. lime juice
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1-1/2 cups Cool Whip
  • Pineapple juice (as much or as little as you want)

instructions to Make Pineapple Drink

Step 1

Let’s start making this easy recipe. Drain the crushed pineapple and reserve 2 tbsp. of juice. Set aside.

Step 2

Place pineapple, lemon juice, lime juice, sugar and reserved juice in a blender or food processor and blend until smooth. Blend just a bit longer than you think you need to ensure it won’t be lumpy.

Step 3

Pour into a gallon zipped freezer bag and store flat in the freezer for about 1-1/2 hours until it becomes a slushy consistency.

Step 4

In a large bowl, gently fold the pineapple mixture into a Cool Whip until blended. Return to the freezer for about 1 hour until completely frozen.

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Add sprinkles, whipped cream and everything nice to your pineapple drink!

Step 5

Scoop the ice cream into a glass and fill the rest of the way with your juice. Fancy it up with sprinkles, fruit, whipped cream, or anything else your little hearts desire! Now your sweet treat is ready!

Recipe Notes:

You can use dairy-free ice cream if you’re lactose intolerant. This frozen treat is for everyone. You can use coconut milk ice cream, oat milk ice cream, or lactose free ice cream.

Our Experience With This Dole Whip Recipe

As the weather warms up and families prepare for a fun-filled summer vacation with their kiddos, it’s the perfect time to start planning some special treats to beat the heat.

What better than a fun and delicious Disney inspired kids drink?

I know that in our homes, anything Disney is a sure win and when you add some fun straws, a few rainbow candies and a dollop of ice cream our kids are hopped up on happy.

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Oh so yummy!

Sit back, relax and enjoy the summer vacation!

Yield: 3 cups

Yummy Pineapple Drink Recipe

Yummy Pineapple Drink Recipe

This pineapple drink is so simple to make and so yummy that no one can resist! The kids will surely love this and it helps really well in beating the summer heat.

Prep Time 15 minutes
Additional Time 2 hours 30 minutes
Total Time 2 hours 45 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 cans (20 oz. each) crushed pineapple
  • 2 tbsp. lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp. lime juice
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1-1/2 cups Cool Whip
  • Pineapple juice (as much or as little as you want)

Instructions

  1. Drain the crushed pineapple and reserve 2 tbsp. of juice. Set aside.
  2. Place pineapple, lemon juice, lime juice, sugar and reserved juice in a blender or food processor and blend until smooth.  Blend just a bit longer than you think you need to ensure it won’t be lumpy.
  3. Pour into a gallon zipped freezer bag and store flat in the freezer for about 1-1/2 hours until it becomes a slushy consistency.
  4. In a large bowl, gently fold the pineapple mixture into a Cool Whip until blended. Return to the freezer for about 1 hour until completely frozen.
  5. Scoop the ice cream into a glass and fill the rest of the way with your juice. Fancy it up with sprinkles, fruit, whipped cream, or anything else your little hearts desire!

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What a delicious kids drink! How did your children like this frothy tropical pineapple drink?  Did it taste like the Dole whip that you got at Disney?



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5 Comments

  1. Thanks for sharing this tasty recipe in the weekly Bowdabra Crafty Showcase.

    The new showcase opens up Friday midnight and runs through Thursday noon. We hope that you share more of your tasty creations.

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    susie @Bowdabra

  2. Your little boy is adorable! Oh my, I just love looking at his eyes saying, “Thank you, Mommy” while his mouth is way too busy :). I’m excited to try this and think it will be sweet enough without the sugar.

  3. Congratulations!
    Your recipe is featured on Full Plate Thursday this week. Hope you have a very special Mothers Day weekend and enjoy your new Red Plate.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen