There is no better treat in the hot summer – or anytime - than a delicious ice cream sandwich. It is a perfect combination of tastes and textures; it is sweet, creamy, and satisfying. You can purchase pre-made sandwiches at the store – but why not make your own at home? Eat them with the family or share the cookie gifts with your neighbors on a hot summer day! Everything homemade tastes that much better, and you can experiment with the types of cookies and ice cream you use. What kinds of cookies make the best ice cream sandwiches? Shortbread
This week's recipe again includes delicious strawberries - I can't get enough! It is so HOT outside, when I think of a gourmet dessert, something frozen is a must! Here is a delicious frozen strawberry dessert that is a perfect summertime treat! (Note: There is no alcohol in this treat). A salty crust perfectly compliments the sweet and creamy frozen strawberry filling. Ingredients: 1 cup finely crushed pretzels 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup finely chopped nuts 1/2 cup melted butter 1/4 cup lime juice 2 Tbsp. orange juice 2 Tbsp. lemon juice 14 oz. can sweetened condensed milk 10
photo credit: smiteme via photopin cc Ingredients: 1/2 cups root beer 1 scoop (1/2 cup) vanilla ice cream Butterscotch syrup Fill a glass two thirds full with root beer. Add 1 scoop of ice cream. Top with butterscotch syrup.