(BPT) - After one of the coldest winters in years, everyone has been looking forward to a little sunshine and warmth. Now, with the heat upon us, it seems we're all pining for a little chill. These cool, tasty treats will help you survive summer ... no sweat.
Are you a cookie dough lover? Instead of using baked chocolate chip cookies to sandwich ice cream, this frozen treat is prepared with egg-free chocolate chip cookie dough.
2. S'mores Pie
At your next summer gathering, serve a pie that combines all the elements of summertime's sweetest treat. A graham cracker crust is topped with a chocolate ganache layer and fluffy marshmallow creme.
Sweeten your 4th of July or Labor Day barbecues with a parfait of layered red, white and blue mousse.
Start with a base of simple syrup, then blend with desired fruit and flavor. Freeze into popsicles or ice cubes. Enjoy cubes with iced tea, lemonade or sparkling water.
Whip up this delicious frozen treat for a cool breakfast or an afternoon snack. Coconut milk makes it extra creamy and vanilla extract adds a hint of richness.