Monday, August 1, 2011


6 tablespoons of freeze-dried or instant coffee
4 cups cold water
2 pints chocolate ice cream
1 container of frozen whipped topping,thawed
grated semisweet chocolate
dissolve coffee in water in a large bowl. Very slowly beat in ice cream a few tablespoons at a time. Add whipped topping. Pour into tall mugs or glasses, sprinkle with semisweet chocolate
Yeilds 4 servings

1 quart strawberry ice cream
2 pints of fresh strawberries washed and halved
2 cups miniature marshmallows
1 -6 ounce can of pink lemonade concentrate
1 -6 ounce can of Hawaiian punch concentrate
1 1/2 quarts of water
the peel of one lemon cut into thin strips
the day before prepare floating ice cream ring in 8 inch round layer cake pan. fill with ice cream
smooth off top. Freeze until hard and firm. Unmold on cutting board, quickly cut a 3 inch circle out in middle and place half of the strawberries and the marshmallow on top and  return to freezer.
pour lemonade concentrate, Hawaiian punch concentrate and water into punch bowl. just before serving float ice cream mold on top and add lemon strips and remainder of strawberries to float.
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Olga said...

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1-2Punch said...

Thanks to dear old Dad!

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