Who doesn’t love the creamy, decadent goodness of Ben and Jerry’s ice cream? And when it comes to their half baked flavor, it’s the perfect combination of chocolate fudge brownie and cookie dough in one spoonful. In this blog post, we’ll be sharing two different recipes that feature this delicious treat as the star ingredient. So, let’s get started!
Recipe 1: Half Baked Milkshake
– 2 cups of Ben and Jerry’s Half Baked ice cream – 1/2 cup of milk – Whipped cream – Chocolate syrup
1. In a blender, combine the Half Baked ice cream and milk. 2. Blend until smooth and creamy. 3. Pour the milkshake into a glass. 4. Top with whipped cream and a drizzle of chocolate syrup. 5. Serve and enjoy!
– Calories: 700 – Fat: 34g – Carbohydrates: 91g – Protein: 13g
Serve the Half Baked milkshake in a tall glass with a straw for easy sipping.
– Add a tablespoon of peanut butter for a nutty twist. – Use chocolate milk instead of regular milk for an extra chocolatey flavor. – Top with chopped nuts or sprinkles for added texture and color.
– Use almond milk or soy milk instead of regular milk for a dairy-free option. – Use whipped coconut cream instead of regular whipped cream for a vegan option. – Use caramel or strawberry syrup instead of chocolate syrup for a different flavor profile.
The Half Baked milkshake should be consumed immediately after making.
– Make sure the ice cream is at room temperature before blending to ensure a smooth consistency. – Add more or less milk depending on how thick you like your milkshake. – Use a high-quality chocolate syrup for the best flavor.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Can I use a different flavor of Ben and Jerry’s ice cream for this recipe?
A: Yes, you can use any flavor you like, but the Half Baked flavor works best for this recipe. Q: Can I make this recipe without a blender?
A: No, a blender is necessary for this recipe to ensure a smooth consistency.
Recipe 2: Half Baked Ice Cream Sandwiches
– 1 package of chocolate chip cookie dough – 1 pint of Ben and Jerry’s Half Baked ice cream
1. Preheat the oven according to the cookie dough package instructions. 2. Scoop out 12 equal portions of cookie dough and place them on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. 3. Bake the cookies according to the package instructions and let them cool completely. 4. Take the Half Baked ice cream out of the freezer and let it sit at room temperature for a few minutes to soften. 5. Once the cookies are cool, place a scoop of Half Baked ice cream on one cookie. 6. Place another cookie on top of the ice cream to form a sandwich. 7. Repeat with the remaining cookies and ice cream. 8. Serve immediately or wrap in plastic wrap and freeze for later.
– Calories: 450 – Fat: 20g – Carbohydrates: 63g – Protein: 6g
Baking sheet, parchment paper
Serve the Half Baked ice cream sandwiches as a dessert at a summer BBQ or picnic.
– Use different flavors of cookie dough for a variety of ice cream sandwiches. – Roll the edges of the ice cream sandwiches in sprinkles or chopped nuts for added texture.
– Use a gluten-free or vegan cookie dough for dietary restrictions. – Use a different flavor of Ben and Jerry’s ice cream for a different flavor combination.
Store the Half Baked ice cream sandwiches in an airtight container in the freezer for up to 1 week.
– Make sure the cookies are completely cool before adding the ice cream to prevent melting. – Use an ice cream scoop to portion out the ice cream for even sandwiches. – Freeze the ice cream sandwiches for at least 30 minutes before serving for a firmer texture.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Can I use homemade cookie dough for this recipe?
A: Yes, you can use your favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe instead of store-bought dough. Q: Can I use a different flavor of ice cream for this recipe?
A: Yes, any flavor of Ben and Jerry’s ice cream will work for this recipe.
There you have it, two delicious recipes featuring Ben and Jerry’s Half Baked ice cream. Whether you’re in the mood for a milkshake or ice cream sandwiches, these recipes are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. So, what are you waiting for? Grab a pint of Half Baked and start creating your own delicious treats!