5 Summer Ice Cream Cake Ideas
When summer is in full swing with pool parties, impromptu cookouts, and kids on summer break, ice cream cakes are the perfect go-to for summer entertaining. In honor of National Ice Cream Month this July, we teamed up with some of our favorite bloggers to get their best twist on ice cream cakes. From a DIY double-decker ice cream cake to homemade chocolate hazelnut hot fudge – here are a few ways to take your ice cream cake to the next level.
S’mores Ice Cream Cake
This easy, fun creation from Peas and Peonies brings the best of the campfire to your cake for a hit with kids and adults alike.
Double OREO® Chocolate Ice Cream Cake
Two chocolate cakes between two OREO® Ice Cream Cakes then frosted and drizzled into a gorgeous double decker ice cream cake … need we say more?
Chocolate Hazelnut Hot Fudge
Top your OREO® Ice Cream Cake with this easy homemade hot fudge sauce to serve and wow.
Death by Chocolate Cookie Dough Ice Cream Cake
Turn our new Carvel Cookie Dough Ice Cream Cake into a sundae bar supreme with brownie chunks, whipped creams, and, of course, a cherry on top.
OREO® Ice Cream Freak Cake
Cousin to the famous “freak shake”, this freak cake is one of the most indulgent and decadent desserts. Though massively impressive and tall, this showstopper only needs 15 minutes to get dressed up.
Berry-Topped Lil’ Love
Good things come in small (and pretty) packages. Top our Carvel® Lil’ Love Ice Cream Cake with whipped cream and berries for a lovely slice.
Fruit Basket Ice Cream Cake
Step 1: top a Jon Donaire® Strawberries & Cream cake with fresh fruit.
Step 2: serve, sit back, and smile – you’re done!
Summer Party Play Date
For a simple cake break, plan a play date with an ice cream cake party. Kids love the crunchie-filled, colorful Carvel Ice Cream Cakes!
Throwing a Summer party?
Not sure where to shop? Find ice cream cakes online or at a grocery store near you.