The quintessential dessert!
When you think of dessert, what do you picture in your mind?
Is it cold, creamy, refreshing?
Ice cream is tried and true, you can rely on it to save the day!
The Long, Hot Summer
The air is hot, heavy, and miserable. Have a bowl of light, cool ice cream and it makes your world that much better.
Busy Coastal Towns
When its summer where do you wish you were?
By the water!
Coastal towns are booming in summer and every coastal town has that go-to spot for an essential scoop of ice cream.
All you need to decide on… cup or cone?
Whether you think the flavor is boring or not - Can you think of a better way to savor the taste of vanilla than through ice cream?
Eat it with a Cone
If we did not have ice cream we would have never had to invent cones. One of the best ways to make this dessert a to-go favorite. Forget the ice cream sandwich!
Paved The Way For The Alternative Frozen Dessert
You know, Ice cream has a long history, beginning with flavored snow to sherbet, sorbet to Gelato.
Chances are, this day and age, ice cream was the first frozen treat you were introduced to as a kid. Because of this, people have wanted to emulate the taste, texture, and nostalgia that ice cream delivers.
Say hello to ice cream with half the calories and ones using alternative bases such as soy, almond, or oat milk ice creams.
Or do they call them frozen desserts?
Vehicle For Toppings
Ice cream is a creative art form to some companies. Coming up with and trying different flavors and topping combinations is half the fun.
And that brings us to…
The original, the classic, sundae.
Hot fudge, whip cream, nuts, and a cherry on top your choice of ice cream. Need I say more?
While I was growing up, my grandmother always had ice cream in her freezer. The most fun was the checkered ice cream.
She would open the box flat around it and slice it so you could see the checkerboard of flavor, chocolate and vanilla or orange and vanilla and serve it on a plate.
We could always have seconds at grandma’s
Making Your Own Ice Cream
All you need is cream sugar and your choice of flavoring. What is more fun than making your own ice cream!
You can use the Ziplock’s that you have in your kitchen for a DIY method or use an electric maker that can have you enjoying the fruits of your labor in as little as 30 min!