15 Ice Cream Recipes to Last All Summer

Last Updated July 01, 2016
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July happens to be National Ice Cream Month, but let's be real -- we could eat these all summer long. Classic flavors made the list, but we also included some outliers like Roasted Butternut Squash Ice Cream and Okra Ice Cream. Trust us! You won't be sorry.

Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Icy Creamy Healthy Sweet Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream
This recipe relies on vegan cream cheese, which swirls throughout the ice cream, along with graham cracker crumbs and strawberries that have been gently simmered to intensify their natural sweetness....

Backyard Banana Ice Cream Sandwiches

Banana ice cream sandwiches, vegan and gluten-free
Bananas flourish in the Florida backyard, and while they're often smaller than storebought, their sweetness and flavor is beyond compare. They're perfect in Charlotte's recipe for vegan, gluten-free...

Porter-Peach and Buttermilk Sherbet

Porter-Peach and Buttermilk Sherbet
To prepare without an ice cream maker, simply pour the sherbet base directly into popsicle molds, freeze until partially set, insert popsicle sticks and freeze until firm.

Basil Ice Cream

Basil Ice Cream
This is a delicious way to enjoy one of summer’s best aromas in an unexpected but intoxicating form. Serve with black pepper shortbread or, for added oomph, serve it affogato (Italian for “drowned...

Ready. Aim. Scoop: Peach Ice Cream and Sorbet

A summer Edible Tulsa featuring the classics like corn, okra and tomatoes just wouldn’t be complete with out mentioning peaches, especially...

Bailey's Irish Soda Bread Ice Cream

Irish soda bread ice cream recipe from Clodagh McKenna
In any Irish kitchen there is always a stale piece of soda bread left over in the breadbin, which is a great excuse to make soda bread ice cream. Roasting the bread crumbs with the brown sugar creates...

Mamey Brown Sugar Ice Cream

Mamey Brown Sugar Ice Cream
The rich, creamy flavor of mamey resembles that of a sweet potato and pumpkin, so brown sugar is a natural addition to any mamey recipe. Add cinnamon or maple syrup for another variation. – Emily...

Salted Roasted Figs and Cardamom Ice Cream

This cardamom ice cream is built on contrasting textures and flavors—the salty and sweet notes from the roasted figs give this otherwise smooth ice cream a delicious fruity flavor.

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

  Good morning. You will not be seeing a picture of mint chocolate chip ice cream today. I'll leave it up to you whether that's a...

Okra Ice Cream

Okra Ice Cream
THE HOME COOK: MEGAN SPEARS We’ll admit that initially we were a bit skeptical of this okra ice cream idea but the additions of almond milk and coconut cream give it a nutty, caramelly flavor. The...