My Top 5 Sundae Toppers

6 years ago

Warm weather is finally starting to break & there is no better warm weather companion than ice cream. What's better than just ice cream?

Ice cream sundaes please -- I am going to share my top 5 sundae toppers. They are all simple, quick & delicious.

I threw an ice cream sundae party the other day & here is what I made.

1. Sweet Orange Glaze & Coconut Sundae

2. Strawberries & Cream Sundae

3. S'more Sundae

4. Blackberry Chocolate Sundae

5. Peanut Butter Pretzel Sundae

Up first is the Sweet Orange Glaze & Coconut Sundae.

Ingredients * For one sundae

Vanilla Ice Cream ~ as much as you like

1/4 C Orange Juice

1 tbsp Honey

1 tsp flour

2 tbsp coconut flakes

1 tbsp butter

1/2 sliced banana

Add butter & coconut flakes to a small skillet and place over a low heat. Stir occasionally until the flakes are browned on the edges. Remove from heat & set aside.

Add the honey & orange juice to a small pan>

Place over a medium heat & bring it to a boil. Stir occasionally.

Add the flour, stir & reduce to a low heat. The mixture will thicken into a syrup.

Let it cool down just a bit & start creating your sundae!

Rotate layers of vanilla ice cream, banana slices, coconut flakes & orange glaze. The results are amazing!

Strawberries & Cream Sundae

Ingredients *For one sundae

Vanilla ice cream ~as much as you like

1/4 C cleaned & halved strawberries

1 Tbsp water

2 Tbsp white sugar

1 tsp vanilla extract

1 large spoon whipped topping

*extra spoonfuls of whipped topping for garnish

Add strawberries, water, sugar & vanilla extract to a small sauce pan. Place over a medium heat & stir occasionally.

Bring the syrup to boil & then reduce the heat to low

Add the spoonful of whipped topping (be very generous), stir & shut off the heat. Let the syrup sit for about 10 minutes so it can cool.

Get out your sundae glass & add layers of syrup, whipped topping & vanilla ice cream.

Garnish with a strawberry & a dollop of whipped cream on top & enjoy!

S'more Sundae

Ingredients *For one sundae

Vanilla ice cream ~as much as you like

2 large spoonfuls marshmallow cream

1 graham cracker, crushed

chocolate syrup

4 Hershey bar squares, broken

1 large marshmallow

This is a simple one, no stove, no real measuring needed.

Coat the bottom of your sundae glass with marshmallow cream, add ice cream.

Top with graham cracker crumbles, drizzle with chocolate syrup & repeat until you can't go any higher.

Top with a large marshmallow, graham cracker stick, & devour!

Blackberry Chocolate Sundae

Ingredients *For one sundae

Vanilla ice cream ~as much as you like

1/4 fresh or frozen blackberries

1 Tbsp water

2 Tbsp white sugar

4 Hershey bar squares, broken

Add blackberries, water & sugar to a small saucepan, set over a medium heat.

Stir occasionally & bring the mixture to a boil. Turn off the heat & let the topping cool for about 10 minutes.

Add ice cream to your sundae dish & cover with blackberry topping, sprinkle over chocolate pieces.

Repeat with as many layers as you would like & savor the flavor!

Peanut Butter Pretzel Sundae

Ingredients *For one sundae

Vanilla ice cream ~ as much as you like

2 broken pretzel rods

3 Tbsp peanut butter

chocolate syrup

peanut butter chocolate chips

Another "kid friendly" creation. It doesn't get any simpler than this.

Rotate layers of ice cream, peanut butter, chocolate syrup, chips & pretzel pieces in your sundae glass.

Garnish with pretzel pieces & top it off with a fancy swirl design, it's love at first bite!


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