August 14th is National Creamsicle Day so here at the Quincy Plaza Blog, we want to share some creamsicle and popsicle recipes with you. We hope you get a chance to try out some of these delicious treats this month here in Arlington, VA.
First off, to make any type of popsicle you’re going to need some kind of mold to freeze the liquid in. You can simply use a plastic Dixie cup from the grocery store with popsicle sticks. You could also use these reusable ice pop molds found on Amazon. Get creative with these recipes and put your own fun twist on them. Here we go!
This is a fun recipe that’s a must-try! It’s sure to be refreshing and delicious on a hot Arlington day. It comes from Bigger Bolder Baking. Puree blueberries, then mix in some lemon zest. Add the puree and yogurt into the molds, with alternating scoops of each.
This delicious recipe comes from the Oven Love Blog. It’s a classic and creamy popsicle that’s perfect for this time of year. You’ll need orange juice, heavy cream or full-fat coconut milk, honey, orange extract, and vanilla extract. Whip this recipe up, then pour into popsicle molds. Freeze for 5-7 hours and you’re ready for a creamy frozen treat.
This is the most refreshing and delicious popsicle you might find. This comes from jojotastic. It’s sure to quench your thirst on a hot August day. You’ll need coconut water, pink lemonade, lemon zest, and strawberries. It’s so simple but so delicious.
This is a healthy option with low-fat and high-protein. It’s a great option if you’re feeling like something chocolatey rather than fruity. This recipe comes from Country Cleaver. You’ll need vanilla greek yogurt, milk, vanilla extract, peppermint extract, sugar, chocolate chips, green food coloring, and Chocolate Magic Shell.
What’s your favorite type of popsicle? Let us know in the comments. Thanks for reading and have a great month here in Arlington, VA.