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Ice Cream Recipes

Creative Ice Cream Concoctions from our Cool Food Panel

National Ice Cream Month has come to an end, but there’s no reason you shouldn’t keep the celebration going as long as you want! After all, ice cream is one of our favorite treats all year round. Once again, our Cool Food Panelists have outdone themselves with ice cream recipes you don’t want to miss. From adult only drinks to kid friendly desserts, it’s all you need to kick back and relax with something cool!

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”?

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!

Summer Dairy Recipes from Our Cool Food Panel

June Dairy Month may be over, but there’s still time to celebrate all summer long. Our cool food panelists want to leave you with some dairy inspired recipes you can create at home to keep your family full and happy! Keep the party rolling with these dairy recipes perfect for parties, meals, and desserts!

Pesto Deviled Eggs

Make the Dairy Aisle Your Destination for the Perfect-Sized Snack

It’s clear we’ve become a nation of people who love their snacks and often opt for smaller meals throughout the day. With many people aiming for a well-balanced diet that combines healthy and occasionally indulgent options, the dairy aisle can be your one-stop shop for endless snacking possibilities. Your grocer’s dairy case is a perfect place to find nutritious, protein-packed snacks and easy, grab-and-go meals to fuel your busy summer days.

Cool Food Panel Summer Recipes

Chill Out with Our Cool Food Panel’s Summer Recipes

Summer is officially here and our Cool Food Panelists have been creating new and exciting recipes to keep you cool this summer. With June being Dairy Month, our panelists have created the following summer recipes using some of our dairy aisle favorites! These delicious, dairy-inspired foods are sure to fill you with flavor and cool down your taste buds in the summer heat!