How to Make Shaved Ice with a Blender

What You'll Need
Bowl or Paper Cup

If you have a blender at home, you will be able to make some delicious shaved ice for you to enjoy. Here are the basics of how to make shaved ice at home with a blender.

Step 1--Blend the Ice

Start out by putting some crushed ice into a blender. You can start out with about 1 to 2 cups of crushed ice. Once you have the ice in the blender, you should also add 1 1/2 cups of water into the blender. At that point, you need to turn on the blender and blend the ice and water together. You do not want to keep blending until the mixture is liquid. Check the consistency of the mixture and you can add ice as needed. You want the mixture to have the consistency of shaved ice.

Step 2--Scoop the Ice

Once you have blended up the ice, you can use an ice cream scoop to serve it. You can scoop the ice into a paper cup or a bowl.

Step 3--Add Flavoring

After the ice is into the bowl or paper cup, you can begin to add flavoring to the ice. You should use whatever snow cone flavoring that you like and then you are ready to enjoy.