12 of the Most Brilliant Ice Cream Sundaes Ever
Here, a dozen incredible ideas for the best-ever ice cream sundaes.
Thanks to this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, you can have all the homemade ice cream you want—no ice cream maker needed. That calls for a DIY sundae bar! Here, a dozen incredible ideas for the best-ever ice cream sundaes.
Crumbled chocolate wafers, candied pecans and coconut chips come together with coconut ice cream to create a deconstructed take on classic German chocolate cake.
For a reverse sundae, top chocolate ice cream with white–chocolate fudge sauce and cocoa whipped cream.
Halvah (a Middle Eastern confection made with ground sesame seeds and honey) is terrific with caramel on sesame or plain vanilla ice cream.
4. Caramelized Pineapple Sundaes with Coconut This tropical sundae is topped with grilled pineapple, fresh coconut and mint sprigs.
The key to a really great sundae is a balance of textures. This one includes pecan-studded blondies and candied pecans.
This classic sundae is topped with homemade hot fudge and caramel sauces.
The Vietnamese love drinking super-strong iced coffee combined with copious amounts of sweetened condensed milk. This simple sundae is a great way to enjoy the same flavors.
To make these layered, free-form sundaes quickly, use store-bought caramel or butterscotch sauce.
Inspired by bubble tea, this sundae is topped with chewy tapioca pearls cooked in lemonade.
This is an excellent grown-up version of an ice cream sundae, made with lush nectarines cooked in bourbon.
The crispy, salty cheddar crisps that accompany these sundaes are as good with cocktails as they are with ice cream.
Use high-quality balsamic vinegar in this sundae’s sweet–tangy caramel sauce.