These Slushies with Ice Cream are a perfect afternoon treat by the pool, during Game Night and they make a fun and easy weeknight treat. The flavor options are endless, and the addition of Ice Cream makes them even better. They go together in minutes and cost about $1 for the whole pitcher full. 

Homemade Slushies with Ice Cream

July is National Ice Cream Month and what better way to celebrate than with…well…Ice Cream, it’s the perfect time to stock up! And even better – let’s treat the family to these easy to make Ice Cream Slushies!

We all love to go to our local Ice Cream Shop, but let’s face it, it can be expensive for our whole family to go. We can easily spend close to $20. So many years ago, I began looking for fun ways to make treats at home. These Homemade Slushies have been a favorite with the boys for years.

Ice Cream Treats at Home

Enjoying a fun evening at home doesn’t need to take a lot of time or money. During the Summer, when it’s too hot to be outside, it’s fun to pull out the board games, and spend time together. To make it super easy, we enjoyed Klondike Bars, Popsicles and the Slushies with Ice Cream. We found all the Unilever Ice Cream brands at our local Jewel-Osco, you can also find them at Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Pavilions,  ACME and Shaws.

How to make Slushies with Ice Cream

For the Slushies with Ice Cream, you will need water, ice, sugar, flavoring (I used flavored syrup) and ice cream. The new Magnum Tubs have a hard shell of chocolate that you crack with a spoon and then enjoy with the ice cream.

Add chocolate coating to slush

After the water, ice, sugar and flavoring are well blended, it’s time to add the ice cream. For more flavor, I added the white chocolate shards to the slushies.

Add Ice Cream to Slush

Then it’s time to add 2-3 scoops of ice cream. The flavor combinations are endless!

Ice Cream Slushies

Serve the Slushies with Ice Cream in a fun glass! The kids (and adults) will love it! And it’s a super easy way to celebrate National Ice Cream Day on July 15, 2018!

Slushies with Ice Cream

Klondike Bars

Right now (between 5/1/2018 and 9/30/2018) when you spend $20 on participating Unilever Ice Cream brands, you will receive a $5 digital reward of your choice (A Visa Rewards Virtual gift card or a FandangoNOW reward or a Print-at-Home Movie Certificate)  Take a photo of your receipt and upload it to IceCreamRewards.com to receive your $5 reward

Popsicles

Visit IceCreamRewards.com and enter to WIN! One weekly winner (May – September) will be chosen at random and will receive free ice cream for an ENTIRE YEAR!

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Slushies with Ice Cream

  • Author: Liz@Simple Easy Creative
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Total Time: 10 mins
  • Yield: 3-4 slushies
  • Category: Drinks

Description

Homemade Slushies that go together in minutes and cost about $1 for the whole pitcher.


Ingredients

  • 2 cups Ice Water {1 1/2 cups cold water in a measuring cup & fill with ice}
  • 1/3 cup Sugar
  • 4 cups Ice
  • 1/2 cup flavored syrup (like Torani)
  • 2 scoops Vanilla Ice Cream

Instructions

  1. Add ice water, ice, sugar and flavoring to blender, mix until smooth
  2. Add Ice Cream and blend until smooth
  3. Serve immediately

 

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