What a Scream! Frozen Desserts from the Ice Cream Truck

6 homemade ice cream desserts.

Orange Cream Pops

The best memories of childhood summers include swings, bare feet, a game of tag and a cool, creamy orange cream pop dripping down your arm. Recreate those memories with our easy recipe; use simple cookie cutters like flower or star shapes to mold these pops. More intricate ones are difficult to unmold.

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Ice Cream Sundae Cones

Chunks of malted milk balls and peanut butter cups floating in creamy ice cream, covered in hardened chocolate and crunchy nuts all atop an ice cream cone — this is the stuff dreams are made of. And now you can make these divine treats at home.

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Strawberry-Shortcake Parfait Pops

Two quintessential summer desserts: Strawberry Shortcake and an ice cream pop, together in one frozen treat. For extra crunch, you can roll these pops in crushed cereal after you unmold them. It will take only five ingredients to make these summer Popsicles that put a hand-held spin on strawberry shortcake.

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Ice Cream Sandwich Cakes

Fill these soft, homebaked chocolate cakes with your favorite ice cream flavor for an unforgettable hand-held summer treat.

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Italian Ice

Nothing says summer like sweet, slushy, fruity Italian Ice. Of course you can serve yours in a bowl with a spoon, but we recommend slurping yours from paper cups for maximum (albeit sticky) enjoyment.

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Cherry-Peach Twin Pops

Forego the freezer aisle and make your own twin pops. These tart, jewel-toned pops are ideal for sharing.

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