Ice Cream Sundae Ideas

ice cream sundae ideas

A homemade ice cream sundae is a special treat that brings back happy memories of childhood. Find creative ice cream sundae ideas for building your own sundae masterpiece.

Is there anything quite as tempting as a big dish of your favorite flavor ice cream, or if you are lucky enough, multiple flavors of ice cream topped with chocolate, caramel, or a fruit sauce?

Perhaps you go all out and add whipped cream, nuts, and a cherry. Below are a few creative ideas to get you started builiding your own custom sundae creation.

Homemade Ice Cream Sundae Ideas

If you are in need of some ideas to make a sundae, here are a few to get you started. Some are quite traditional, while a few are a little more eclectic.

Unique Ice Cream Sundae Recipes – Some fun concoctions of my own making! Find recipes for a Dusty Road Sundae, an Independence Day Sundae, Apple Cinnamon Delight Sundae, Chocolate Peppermint Sundae and more.

Make Your Next Party an Ice Cream Sundae Party – Are you looking for a unique family friendly party idea? How about throwing an ice cream sundae party? Find ideas and tips for toppings and sprinkles. It doesn’t have to be only for the kids.

Ice Cream Topping Ideas

Here are a few ice cream topping ideas to get you started along with links to selected products.

milk chocolate sauce
King’s Cupboard espresso chocolate sauce
King’s Cupboard bittersweet chocolate sauce
Ghiradelli Black Label chocolate sauce
Ghiradelli caramel sauce
Designer fruit sauces like strawberry, raspberry, and blueberry
Robert Rothschild Farm Roasted Pineapple & Habanero Sauce
marshmallow creme
light corn syrup
malt powder
vanilla flavored coffee syrup
Trader Joe’s raspberry chipotle sauce

Now, for the fun stuff! Mix and match to your heart’s content. Start with your favorites and then get creative and try something new.

Colored Sprinkles
Colored Sugars
Chocolate chips
Chocolate Vermicelli Sprinkles
Chopped Walnuts
Yogurt Chips
Shredded Coconut
Nonpareil seeds
Peanut Butter Chips
Mini M and M’s
English Toffee chips
Butterscotch Chips
Crumbled Brownie bits

and of course…Homemade Ice Cream. No ice cream sundae is complete without the real thing…homemade ice cream. Indulge your taste buds in the rich, creamy pleasure of ice cream you made yourself.

Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

Peanut Butter Ice Cream

Extra Easy Homemade Chocolate Pudding Ice Cream

Delicious and Easy Triple Chocolate Ice Cream

Malted Vanilla Ice Cream with Chocolate Cookie Chunks

Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Recipes Cookbook

Ice Cream Recipes CookbookLearning to make old-fashioned homemade ice cream is not as hard as it seems. The recipes in this cookbook are clear and easy to understand. Many of the recipes do not even require an ice cream maker. If you love homemade ice cream, you won’t be disappointed in the large variety of recipes in this cookbook dedicated to ice cream. These old-fashioned ice cream recipes are just what you remember from your childhood. Click here to purchase.


About the author

Laura Warnke

Laura Warnke is a mom, wife, and Midwest cook that enjoys sharing many of her family's favorite comfort food recipes. She grew up on a farm in Wisconsin and loves to bring that farm-style home cooking to your table.

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