Strawberries and Ice Cream Special Dessert

Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 1 hr 30 mins
Cook 0 mins

From The Plaza Hotel in New York City, this was known as Coupe Neilson --

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 pint ripe strawberry
  • 2 tablespoons kirsch
  • 1 pint lemon sherbet, slightly softened
  • 1 pint strawberry ice cream, slightly softened
  • 1 cup sweetened whipped cream
  • 12 crystallized cherries


  1. Wash, hull and slice strawberries. Drizzle kirsch over them in a bowl and let stand at room temperature for an hour.
  2. Line 6 chilled champagne glasses with lemon sherbet and strawberry ice cream.
  3. Fill center with strawberries.
  4. Swirl whipped cream over and garnish with crystallized cherries.