Remember eating ice cream sandwiches as a kid? You have the vanilla ice cream and chocolate wafers. Boring! There are so many ways you can make ice cream sandwich recipes. You don’t even have to use wafers. You can make ice cream sandwiches with everything from donuts to cookies to even pound cake. The sky’s the limit. You also don’t have to use vanilla ice cream. Get creative and try different combos. Below you’ll find 16 must-try ice cream sandwiches that are sure to make your mouth water.
The best part is that you can make these ahead of time and freeze until your family wants a quick treat. The trick to make them last longer is to make sure you wrap each one in plastic wrap and then place the sandwiches in an airtight container. This will help prevent the ice cream from soaking up strange freezer odors.
You can make ice cream sandwiches as gourmet or simple as you want. If you’re having a party, consider using premium ice cream with homemade cookies and maybe a drizzle or caramel or chocolate sauce. It will seriously blow your guests away.
These are also great for a birthday party. Use your child’s favorite ice cream with their favourite cookies. You can then roll the edges in sprinkles, crushed cookies, or even chopped up candy or nuts. Make them ahead of time and you’ll have less to do on the day of the party.
Use the recipes below to get you started and then play around with flavors. There are so many different combinations to choose from. Make a few different flavors and load up your freezer. You’ll spend a lot less making these from scratch and have a much better quality treat. Plus, you’ll know exactly what’s in them.