31 Ice Cream Truck Favorites

Nothing sets a heart aflutter quite like the jingle of an ice cream truck. These frozen throwbacks will re-create the same Mr. Frosty magic right from your very own kitchen.

Part of: Summer Grilling: Kid-Friendly

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Cake Batter Ice Cream

"Wow, this is better than Cold Stone."

-Chef rmshill

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Strawberry Italian Ice

"Since moving to the west coast, we have missed the Italian Ice we had so often in Philadelphia; now we can have it all the time. This is so simple and so great."

-pattikay in L.A

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Coconut Milk Ice Cream

"This tasted better than the expensive stuff from the store."

-PeigiAnn

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Amaretto Cheesecake Ice Cream

"If you want to send this over the top, drizzle it with chocolate syrup when serving."

-PaulaG

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Mango Ice Cream

"Delicious! It's not rich and heavy as egg yolk based ice creams tend to be; it's light and creamy."

-rosslare

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Ice Cream Balls

"How I'd never made ice cream balls before this I'll never know. I may have eaten way too many, but they were that good I couldn't stop!"

-anniesnomsblog

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Coffee Ice Cream

"Wow, I could get addicted to this."

-SB6

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Rice Krispies Ice Cream Sandwiches

"These were so good and easy to make. The hardest part was waiting two hours for them to freeze."

-MeliBug

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Rocket Pops

"These are a great alternative to store-bought Popsicles."

-anniesnomsblog

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Frozen Hot Chocolate

"Now I can have hot cocoa in frozen form in the middle of summer!"

-AlainaF

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Quick & Easy Ice Cream Pie

"Wow! What a great idea for a simple but delicious dessert. I served it at a dinner party, and it was great."

-KRB

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Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

"This has a clean mint flavor with no aftertaste. It makes no sense to purchase mint ice cream ever again!"

-JeanT

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Chocolate Gelato Without Ice Cream Maker

"This is a yummy homemade gelato you can make without an ice cream maker."

-Vish-

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Coconut Ice Cream

"Here's an ice cream that is so simple to make and even more fun to eat in a waffle cone."

-2Bleu

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Vanilla Custard Ice Cream

"This is a rich and creamy treat."

-startnover

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Frozen Strawberry Cheesecake Shakes

"If you haven't tried this, you are missing out."

-karens2kids

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Fudgesicles

"The kids thought they were great. They are so much cheaper to make, and this is a great penny pincher!"

-Little Miss Cheffie

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Neapolitan Ice Cream

"This was so simple, and yet such a tasty, delightful dessert."

-Trisha W

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Georgia Peach Ice Cream

"So rich, creamy and tons of peach flavor."

-dimino1

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Sea Salt Ice Cream

"I have never made a cooked ice-cream batter before, and this was a wonderful introductory recipe."

-AdrienV

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Ice Cream in a Bag

"This ice cream rocks! It's so fun and so good."

-Piper Lee

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Granola Ice Cream Sandwiches

"This is a great way to serve granola as a summer dessert or snack."

-Bev

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Fried Ice Cream

"These tasted amazing and will definitely impress any guests."

-lynmoz

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Copycat Strawberry Ice Cream

"Everyone loves this, and it's easy to adapt using other fruits."

-Dovemck

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Dulce de Leche Ice Cream

"I loved the caramel flavor, creaminess and slight salty texture."

-Bonnie G #2

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Ice Cream Sandwich Birthday Cake

"I love that it is birthday cake and ice cream all in one step."

-MoJoLo

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Frozen Lemonade Slushies

"This is an excellent slushy. I can't wait to make this again and add a little blueberry vodka."

-Calee

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Chocolate Milkshake

"I made this as an afterschool treat for the kids, and they loved it."

-mums the word

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Blueberries & Cream Ice Cream

"This is so decadent and couldn't be any easier to make."

-Sue Tip

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Vegan Ice Cream

"I thought it was brilliant to put the coconut and cashews together in this creamy dessert."

-gdlehman

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Bonus: Ice Cream Bread

"Yum! This tastes like fluffy butter cookies."

-Nancy G.

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