Ice Cream Hacks
Frozen Whoopie Pies
Make an easy homemade chocolate cookie—and then fill it with any store-bought ice cream you like for a frozen whoopie pie.
A pint of store-bought frozen yogurt becomes this beautiful tiramisu with a little prepared whipped cream, chocolate and instant coffee.
Lemon Blueberry Semifreddo
Turn store-bought ice cream into this lemon-blueberry semifreddo studded with crushed store-bought shortbread cookies.
Ice Cream Cake
Store-bought ice cream, store-bought ice cream sandwiches and store-bought sandwich cookies become a stunning dessert that makes you look like a pastry chef.
Create adorable homemade chocolate cups with paper or silicone cupcake liners. Then fill them with any store-bought ice cream or sorbet of your choice.
Un-fried Ice Cream
If you love fried ice cream, you’ll love this hack: Just roll store-bought ice cream in sweet and crunchy baked oats.
Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches
Homemade ice cream sandwiches! Toast and cool frozen waffles and then fill them with store-bought ice cream. Jazz them up by dipping in melted chocolate.
Turn store-bought sorbet into a grown-up treat: Scoop it into a gin cocktail with lemon.
Fudge Brownie Ice Cream Cake
Boxed brownies and store-bought ice cream have never looked so good. The homemade ganache ties this brownie ice cream cake all together.
Layered Ice Cream Pops
Store-bought ice cream and pound cake become beautiful ice cream cake pops with a little layering and some sticks.
Ice Cream Sandwiches
We pair store-bought ice creams with store-bought cookies, waffles and doughnuts to make the easiest, most creative homemade ice cream sandwiches.