Best of the Web: Ice Cream

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Best of the Web: Ice Cream

We love ice cream — and we’re not the only ones. As temperatures rise, we have seen meltingly delicious dessert inspiration from some of our favorite bloggers. From fresh fruit and fro-yo to spices — and, yes, bacon — here’s a roundup of frozen treats we can’t wait to make this summer.


Mint Chocolate Chip Ice CreamMint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream by Cooking Classy
Fresh mint gives natural flavor to this ice cream, dotted with chopped bittersweet chocolate.
Cinnamon Ice CreamCinnamon Ice Cream by The Pioneer Woman
Real vanilla beans and whole cinnamon sticks take this sweet, spiced ice cream to the next level.
Roasted Strawberry Vanilla Bean Frozen YogurtRoasted Strawberry Vanilla Bean Frozen Yogurt by Completely Delicious
You only need four ingredients to make this gorgeous frozen yogurt — no custard required!
Devils on Horseback Ice CreamDevils on Horseback Ice Cream by Lady and Pups
Bacon-wrapped dates are the inspiration for this sweet-salty combo, enriched with bacon fat, crispy bacon bits and brandy-soaked dates.
Peanut Butter Fudge Ice Cream SandwichesPeanut Butter Fudge Ice Cream Sandwiches by The Sugar Hit
You can use prepared or scratch vanilla ice cream to make these treats of soft chocolate cookies and ice cream with chunks of peanut butter fudge.
Vegan Toasted Coconut and Pistachio Ice CreamVegan Toasted Coconut and Pistachio Ice Cream by Joy the Baker
Here’s a light, dairy-free ice cream you can make almost entirely with pantry staples, packed with chunks of toasted coconut and salted pistachios.
Blackberry Ice CreamBlackberry Ice Cream by Bon Appetempt!
A super simple blackberry puree combines with a classic sweet cream base to create this summertime scoop.
Honeyed Buttermilk and Chamomile Ice CreamHoneyed Buttermilk and Chamomile Ice Cream by A Sweet Spoonful
Infusing cream with chamomile flowers gives it a lovely, herbal taste that perfectly complements tangy buttermilk and honey.
Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice CreamDark Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream by Hungry Girl por Vida
This rich, dark chocolate ice cream has swirls of peanut butter shell for a sweet-salty contrast.
Simple Strawberry Ice CreamSimple Strawberry Ice Cream by Delightful Crumb
This ice cream is like magic: you don’t even need an ice cream maker. It’s the ideal canvas to let summer berries shine.
Salted Caramel Ice Cream with Honey Pecan PralinesSalted Caramel Ice Cream with Honey Pecan Pralines by Sifting Focus
Here’s a marriage made in ice cream heaven: deep salted caramel and sweet, crunchy, nutty praline.
White Pine and Rosemary Ice CreamWhite Pine and Rosemary Ice Cream by Apt. 2B Baking Co.
That’s right: pine! Its bright, earthy, citrusy flavor makes for a crisp counterpoint to rich ice cream.
Honey & Cornbread Ice CreamHoney & Cornbread Ice Cream by Take a Megabite
Speaking of unexpected combinations, this recipe makes a honey ice cream with cornbread mixed in — great for a BBQ!
Strawberry Lemonade Frozen YogurtStrawberry Lemonade Frozen Yogurt by Kitchen Simplicity
Fresh strawberries, tart lemon juice, and creamy, bright Greek yogurt — this is no ordinary fro-yo.
Double Chocolate Ice Cream with Cookie PiecesDouble Chocolate Ice Cream with Cookie Pieces by Baked by Rachel
Intense, double chocolate ice cream meets a host of chocolate cookie chunks in this chocoholic’s dream.
Almond Torte Mascarpone Ice Cream with a Brown Butter Almond CrunchAlmond Torte Mascarpone Ice Cream with a Brown Butter Almond Crunch by How Sweet It Is
If you’re doubtful about cheese in ice cream, here’s a recipe that may change your mind: bits of almond cake (with frosting!) in a creamy mascarpone base with a nutty, crunchy topping.


See more ice cream ideas and inspiration here.


Top images from Joy the Baker, The Pioneer Woman, Hungry Girl por Vida, Completely Delicious, Apt. 2B Baking Co., Cooking Classy, Sifting Focus, The Sugar Hit and Delightful Crumb.

2 comments about “Best of the Web: Ice Cream

  1. Stacy

    Thank you for including me in this great roundup. Here’s to plenty of ice cream eating for summertime!


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