Celebrate National Dairy Month With These Recipes Using Milk

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Did you know that June is National Dairy Month? As we know, milk and other dairy products are vitally important to your health. So, it makes sense to me that there would be a month devoted to the celebration and promotion of all things dairy. Not only does milk provide essential vitamins and minerals necessary to sustain human health, but milk is also quite tasty. So, why not celebrate National Dairy Month with these awesome recipes using milk?

Celebrate National Dairy Month With These Recipes Using Milk

Strawberry Milk in Mini Milk Bottles 1
Strawberry Milk {Kid-Friendly or Spiked} | The Kitchen is My Playground

Dark, Rich Hot Chocolate – 4 Ways! | Hello Little Home

Spicy Pumpkin Steamer | Hello Little Home

Chai Hot Chocolate Homemade Gift Idea | Food Done Light

Berry Milk | Love Bakes Good Cakes

Peppermint Mocha Latte | Confessions of an Overworked Mom

White Chocolate Pumpkin Nog 6
White Chocolate Pumpkin Nog | The Kitchen is My Playground

Cinnamon Brown Sugar Oatmeal Banana Smoothie Recipe #cbias #ad #QuakerTime
Cinnamon Brown Sugar Oatmeal Banana Smoothie | Cheap Is The new Classy

DIY Frozen Hot Chocolate | This Mama Loves

Delicious Hot Chocolate- Crockpot
Delicious Crockpot Hot Chocolate | Hi! It’s Jilly

Fun fact – Did you know that National Dairy Month was not always so named? It actually started as National Milk Month in 1937 but the name was later changed when the National Dairy Council took notice and started to help promote the month itself. Whatever the name of the occasion, June is the perfect time to celebrate dairy products with these awesome recipes using milk. Wouldn’t you agree?

What Are Your Favorite Recipes Using Milk?

We know that milk is a staple in many recipes. But are there any particular favorites that stand out to you? Which recipes would you like to try for National Dairy Month from the list above? If you have any cool, new ways to use milk, we would love to hear about them in the comments below.

About Dawn McAlexander

Dawn is a full time travel and lifestyle blogger. Besides Cheap Is The New Classy, she also owns and writes for EatPlayRock.com, an entertainment site. Her interests include traveling, home decor, DIY projects, organizing her home and enjoying a nice cup of coffee {or two}. She currently resides in North Carolina with her dog, Daisy.


  1. These recipes look so tasty! I’m a huge dairy lover, so this month and these recipes are for me!

  2. Oh these are some fun ones. I wouldn’t mind trying a good peppermint mocha latte. A nice cup of chai hot chocolate would be super comforting too.

  3. All of these recipes sound good. I was going to name my favorite, but I just can’t decide.

  4. Jenna Wood says

    You had me at purple milk! We’re dairy intolerant here but we splurge on lactose free milk from time to time- thanks for some great recipes to try!

  5. I love dairy so so much!!! Look at all these tasty dairy treats. The real question is, which one to make first?

  6. A hot chocolate sounds amazing right now! It was warm just a few days ago, but the weather quickly took a turn for the cold today and we spent an hour outside at my son’s soccer practice freezing our butts off.

  7. Stacey Roberson says

    I’m a huge fan of hot chocolate – or just chocolate, really. The DIY Frozen Hot Chocolate sounds yummy! Will be trying this for my next chocolate treat.

  8. Amy Desrosiers says

    I love a yummy sweet drink! These all look so tasty and make me crave a hot chocolate or a latte.

  9. Everything looks delicious, I loved the hot chocolate with salted caramel, Yum!

  10. I could never give up my dairy! So many delicious ideas are here! I need to give some of them a try!

  11. Claudia Krusch says

    I had no idea June is National Dairy Month. I will have to celebrate by trying a few of these recipes.

  12. Lisa Bristol says

    These all look like delicious drinks. I will have to get the ingredients I need to try a few.

  13. I love a really good hot chocolate! I’m always looking for another recipe!

  14. I love milk but admittedly we drink goat’s milk here. I will say that the berry milk is an unusual color….

  15. You had me at milk. LOL! I’m a sucker for milk based drinks, and I’m always looking for new ways to enjoy it. I think I’ve hit the jackpot here.

  16. These all look so good. The White Chocolate Pumpkin Nog is calling my name.

  17. I don’t know which one to try first. They look delicious. The hot chocolate and the latte sound good.

  18. All of these recipes sound delicious. I’m going to have to give a bunch of these a try now. Thanks for sharing all these!