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Cool down during summer with these indulgent ice creams and refreshing sorbets. From classic vanilla to tropical ice cream cake, try our tempting treats

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Cool down with these recipes for homemade ice cream, then check out our sorbet recipes and frozen desserts.

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  • Four banana ice cream sandwiches

    Quick banana ice cream sandwiches

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Bake peanut butter cookies and blitz frozen bananas with cream and vanilla to make this impressive speedy dessert. Kids will think they've hit the jackpot

  • Ultimate vanilla ice cream

    Ultimate vanilla ice cream

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.77 ratings

    Is Angela Nilsen's vanilla ice cream the smoothest, creamiest homemade ice cream in history?

  • Scoops of chocolate ice cream in a bowl

    Chocolate ice cream

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Forget the faff of ice cream makers and custard – this fudgy chocolate ice cream not only tastes divine, it's easy to make at home too

  • Strawberry jam ripple ice cream in an ice-cream tub

    Strawberry jam ripple ice cream

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.10 ratings

    Make this strawberry ripple ice cream for a divine summer dessert. It's so simple and easily adaptable, just be sure to use a soft-set jam, as solid versions won't work

  • One chocolate and hazelnut ice cream sandwich

    Choc hazelnut ice cream sandwich

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Squish chocolate and salted caramel ice cream between two chocolate cookies to make this irresistible frozen dessert. Devour immediately or pop in the freezer

  • Strawberry ice cream in a tub

    Strawberry ice cream

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    Use sweet strawberries whilst they’re in season to make this fabulous homemade strawberry ice cream. It's perfect on its own or as an accompaniment summer desserts

  • Raspberry ripple ice cream

    Raspberry ripple ice cream

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.23 ratings

    This summer recipe doesn’t need an ice cream machine - pop it in the freezer, then enjoy in the sunshine

  • Caramel & coffee icecream sandwich

    Caramel & coffee ice cream sandwich

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.2 ratings

    Keep cool this summer with a simple yet indulgent frozen dessert. Who says ice cream sandwiches are for kids? Chocolate-coated coffee beans say otherwise...

  • Vegan vanilla ice cream served in wafers

    Vegan vanilla ice cream

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

    Indulge in our dairy-free and egg-free vanilla ice cream, the perfect dessert for summer as part of a vegan menu. Serve on its own or try with fresh berries

  • Cinnamon ice cream

    Cinnamon ice cream

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Infuse ice cream with a double-hit of cinnamon - grinding your own spices is worth the extra effort

  • Silly twits ice cream

    Silly twits ice cream

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.23 ratings

    You don't have to own an ice-cream maker to enjoy a homemade, freezer friendly staple

  • Vegan chocolate ice cream served in wafer cones

    Vegan chocolate ice cream

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Indulge in homemade chocolate ice cream as the dessert course on a vegan menu. It's dairy free, egg free and gluten free, but still tastes delicious

  • One rum ‘n’ raisin ice cream sandwich

    Rum ‘n’ raisin ice cream sandwich

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Mix plump raisins and dark rum with creamy vanilla ice cream then sandwich between two oat and raisin cookies to make this decadent grown-up dessert

  • Raspberry & dark chocolate cheat’s ice cream terrine with the first slice cut out

    Raspberry & dark chocolate cheat's ice cream terrine

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Try this easy terrine for dessert, layered with ice cream, dark chocolate and marbled with a zingy raspberry purée. Prepare it ahead to wow your guests

  • Coconut, caramel & pecan dairy-free ice cream served in a cone

    Coconut, caramel & pecan dairy-free ice cream

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.3 ratings

    Catering for a dairy-free diet doesn’t need to mean missing out on dessert. Enjoy this easy, creamy coconut, caramel and pecan ice cream as a treat

  • Easy Eton mess ice cream in a tub

    Easy Eton mess ice cream

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Serve our Eton mess ice cream in bowls or cones for some proper nostalgia. With vanilla custard, meringue and fresh strawberries, it's deliciously decadent

  • One strawberry shortbread ice cream sandwich

    Strawberry shortbread ice cream sandwich

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Sandwich spoonfuls of strawberry cheesecake ice cream between two Viennese whirls to make this easy yet indulgent dessert. A perfect summertime sweet treat

  • Coloured ice cream in bowls with sprinkles

    Magical instant ice cream

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Children and adults will love this – part recipe, part science experiment. Milk transforms into delicious colourful ice cream in front of your eyes

  • A dessert plate serving Club Tropicana ice cream cake

    Club Tropicana ice cream cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Serve up the wow factor at the end of a summer menu with this ice cream cake. It features layers of mango and raspberry sorbet, sponge, cream and chocolate

  • A board serving black forest arctic roll

    Black forest arctic roll

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make the ultimate retro pudding mash-up, a combination of arctic roll meets black forest gateau, complete with chocolate sponge and an ice cream centre

  • Easy strawberry ice cream

    Easy strawberry ice cream

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.10 ratings

    Children aged 3-6 can enjoy getting stuck in to making and eating this summery treat. Add your own toppings for extra fun

  • A cup serving amaretti affogato with a spoon inside

    Amaretti affogato

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    If you're looking for a light and sophisticated after-dinner treat, why not whip up an affogato. Ice cream, espresso and amaretti biscuits are all you need

  • A bowl of buttermilk, brown sugar & rye bread ice cream with a spoon alongside

    Buttermilk, brown sugar & rye bread ice cream

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Try buttermilk ice cream instead of vanilla — it has the same richness but is balanced by a nice acidity. Garnish with crispy caramelised breadcrumbs

  • Malt chocolate ice cream

    Malt chocolate ice cream

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.15 ratings

    All the flavours of a gorgeous mug of malty cocoa, combined into a delicious ice cream

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