Culinary Inspiration

During these sweltering summer days, we’re all about anything that will help us stay cool. And since it’s plenty hot outside, we prefer to keep oven usage to a minimum and treat ourselves to something on the refreshing side. From fun-flavored ice creams to fruity frozen popsicles, here are a few of our favorite sweet treats to break out this time of year.

I Scream, You Scream…

What’s the all-time best treat for beating the summer heat? Ice cream, of course! We’ve got the scoop on a variety of delicious recipes you can churn up at home for family and friends. From Maple Walnut Ice Cream to Caramelized Walnut-Buttercrunch Ice Cream and everything in between, there are few things that go better with rich and smooth ice cream than hearty, toasted California walnuts.

Walnut Ice Cream Bon Bons

Walnut Ice Cream Bon Bons

Indulge your summer sweet tooth with these Walnut Ice Cream Bon Bons created by Chef Trent Page. Walnuts add a gratifying crunch and nutty flavor to these easy-to-eat, bite-sized treats. Pop one out of the freezer on a hot day and you’re good to go! Not only are they a great kid-friendly option, they’re sure to please the adults as well!

Chocolate Walnut Dipped Popsicles

Popsicles Galore

Fresh, fruity and refreshing, hand-held frozen popsicles are just the thing to keep you from melting on a hot summer day. Cool down this summer with Chocolate-Walnut Dipped Strawberry Popsicles by Turntable Kitchen. Dark chocolate and walnuts take this popsicle to the next level. Think chocolate-covered strawberries, only cooler and more decadent!

Looking for more summer treats to help you beat the heat? Click here. Until next time, stay cool!

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