Have you ever craved something in such a huge way that when you finally get a bite of it, you can’t imagine that it could possibly taste any better than it does in that moment? Well, we always feel that way with ice cream each and every time we have it. Recently, however, we had a uniquely gourmet flavoured ice cream float and it was unlike any other float or ice cream based treat we’d ever tasted! That’s how we started searching the far reaches of the Internet for every creatively flavoured ice cream float recipe we could possibly find. Turns out, no matter how much we love a good bite of simple ice cream, it can nearly always taste even better combined with other delicious things.
Just in case you love decadent ice cream floats as much as we do, if not more, check out these fantastic recipes that will let you create all kinds of mouth watering flavour combinations with your ice cream!
1. Sparkling apple cider float
Even though we’re new to creative flavoured floats, we’ve had lots of different kinds that are made with pop. We didn’t realize until we found this recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads, however, that floats can be made by combining ice cream with other kinds of fizzing drinks! We love the fresh, nearly festive taste of this sparkling apple cider float and we can’t get over how delicious the caramel drizzle on top looks!
2. Guinness stout ice cream float
Besides a heaping spoonful of ice cream, of course, is there nothing you love more than a cold beer at the end of a long work day? Well, no matter how much we love the regular flavour of something, we’re also still always open to the idea of putting new twists on things! If you like that too, we have a feeling you’re going to be very intrigued by this Guinness stout ice cream float from Lemons for Lulu!
3. Hibiscus ginger ice cream float
If you’re going to combine your ice cream with some other awesome flavours to make a unique float, would you prefer to lean towards natural and floral flavours? Well, we can’t say we blame you! Besides the fact that they’re trending, floral flavours are so good that we’ve been essentially obsessed with them lately. This hibiscus ginger ice cream float is actually on the top of our list to try next. Get the full ingredients on Snixy Kitchen!
4. Vegan golden milk ice cream float
Are you so into the idea of making delicious ice cream floats that you’d like to have all your friends over so you can make them together, but you want to make sure that everyone is included, no matter their dietary restrictions? Then it’s probably a good idea to have a vegan float recipe on your list! This “golden milk” ice cream float is made with sweetened coconut almond milk, maple syrup, turmeric, cinnamon, fresh grated ginger, black pepper, and non-dairy dry vanilla ice cream. Cashew ice cream works well! Find more details on May I Have That Recipe.