Monthly Archives: July 2017

Hot Fudge Sundae

Make a Sundae Bar for Hot Fudge Sundae Day!

Today, which is National Hot Fudge Sundae Day, is all about celebrating and enjoying the tastiness of this unique dessert that was invented at the very end of the 1800s and gained popularity in the beginning of the 1900s[1]. Do you know why it’s spelled “sundae”?

Grilled Waffle Sundaes with Berry Sauce

10 Recipes for Vanilla Ice Cream Day

It’s National Vanilla Ice Cream Day! While there are countless ice cream flavors out there, vanilla ice cream continues to be the most popular[1]. Surprisingly enough, however; it was not the first ice cream flavor. It wasn’t until the discovery of the Americas that chocolate and vanilla crept onto the ice cream scene. Being able to indulge in basic ice cream flavors like vanilla and chocolate used to be a luxury reserved for high society[2].

Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes

How to Make: Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes

Our friends at Mr. Food Test Kitchen have been coming up with some awesome summertime recipes! This recipe is the best of both worlds – cake and ice cream! It’s also National Ice Cream Month–the perfect time to enjoy a tasty and sweet ice cream treat for dessert! 

Deli Style Franks with Cheese & Bacon

How to Host a Backyard Hot Dog Bash

Did you know July is National Hot Dog Month? We’re not at all surprised since the entire month seems to be filled with cookouts, carnivals, sporting events and fairs (all of which hot dogs are typically consumed). In celebration, we thought it’d be super fun to throw a backyard bash featuring this delicious grill staple! But, before we get into that, we wanted to do a little digging on hot dogs…

strawberry eclair bar

Irresistible Ice Cream Treats and Sweets

National Ice Cream Month is here and that means it’s finally time to cool off all summer with treats and sweets straight from the freezer aisle. Ice cream novelties (like the ice pops, sandwiches and cones) have been around since the 1920’s and while they may seem like “kiddie treats,” adults consume more than half of all novelties sold! We’ve come up with a few lists of some of our favorite cold treats to cool down with and beat the summer heat.

Candy Bar Milkshake Sundae

Celebrate America’s Favorite Treats for Ice Cream Month

We’re celebrating our love for cool treats this Ice Cream Month! There is no doubt that America loves its ice cream. Ninety-eight percent of all U.S. households purchase ice cream, with more sold on Sunday than any other day of the week. Eighty-seven percent have ice cream in their freezer at any given time. And this month is the perfect time to stock up!

4th of July Recipes Bursting with Flavor!

If you’re in a rut trying to decide what to bring to a 4th of July party or what to make for your own shindig, look no further than these festive recipes to celebrate America! Whether it’s a red, white and blue recipe or a dessert with festive cheer, look no further than these celebratory ideas for your 4th of July bash.