Nothing says summer like homemade ice cream recipes! Such a perfect ending to a summer BBQ, party or for a special treat. I don’t know about you but one of my favorite memories is making homemade ice cream with the family. Now that we have a household filled with kids we want to make these same special memories with them.
We have found some delicious homemade ice cream recipes that I bet you won’t be able to choose only one!
Homemade Ice Cream Recipes
Homemade ice cream is the perfect ending to a summer day. Whether you are hosting a big get together or just want a simple treat, these homemade ice cream recipes will be sure to please. We even have dairy free and healthy options for those looking for alternatives.
Only 4 ingredients and you do not need an ice cream machine. The caramel and apple combine to make decadent dessert that taste just like apple pie a la mode.
Sweet and tart ripples of blackberry woven through margarita ice cream.
This is beyond easy to put together and satisfies about every craving! The cream peanut butter with chocolate and coffee is a fantastic combination.
Bananas and oreos make this fun treat for kids. How cute are those oreo eyes? Kid’s will love this one!
Oh so creamy for pecan lovers with a dash of cinnamon for sweetness!
This yummy ice cream combines cake and ice cream all in one! It’s so simple the kids can help.
You don’t need an ice cream machine for this simple recipe. Just 3 ingredients and you can make this yummy coconut ice cream.
This one is all about coffee and chocolate and caramel. Need I say more?
This healthy ice cream uses only bananas and peanut butter. Such a yummy recipe for those looking for an alternative or a dairy free option.
This homemade creamsicle ice cream come together in less than 10 minutes. The yummy orange flavored ice cream is soft and light.
This easy no churn recipe is bursting with mint and yummy chocolate. It’s sure to be a hit at any party or get together.
All the fun colors make this the perfect treat for birthday parties, special treats and more. It’s so easy and has a sweet delicious cream flavor with a hint of vanilla.
If you have Harry Potter fans, this ice cream will be a huge hit. It’s buttery with a little bit of caramel. Yum!
This light and smooth lime flavored ice cream is so creamy and refreshing. The perfect dessert for a summer BBQ.
Combine peanut butter cups with chocolate to create an indulgent summer treat. This is perfect for hot summer days.
This is made with coconut cream and pineapple juice. So refreshing!
Looking for a twist on regular ice cream? Try this treat made with yogurt and chocolate chip. The kids will love this cookie dough treat.
A classic recipe that is perfect for summer. The strawberries are so refreshing after being soaked in lemon juice.
The yummy custard makes this vanilla bean ice cream extra creamy. The perfect addition to your potluck or celebration.
OH my the salted caramel combined with the creamy vanilla makes for a decadent treat. Plus, putting together this one is super quick.
Layers of yummy marshmallows, chocolate and almonds. This is definitely a decadent and delicious treat to make.
With real maple syrup and sweetened condensed milk, this is sure to be delicious!
The combination of toasted marshmallows and whipping cream is light and creamy!
Chocolate cake and fudge sauce combine to make one very decadent dessert. This will quickly become your new favorite.
Pumpkin lovers will go crazy over this creamy pumpkin ice cream recipe. Perfect for Fall or Summer! And it’s dairy free.
Grab the kids and make this fun recipe. Perfect for a summer activity. You can make homemade ice cream in a bag plus add your favorite mix ins.
A fun twist on homemade ice cream with jello flavors! The kids will love choosing which kind of jello to use.
This peach ice cream is so refreshing. Plus, it comes together so quickly with the blender!
This is a yummy alternative to those following a Paleo diet. The banana and creamy nutella combine to make a luscious treat.
So fun and easy! Mtn Dew fans will love this refreshing recipe using their favorite soda.
Layers of lemon and chopped vanilla wafers swirled into creamy goodness make this absolutely divine.
The ice cream base is a yummy cream cheese flavor. Next add in blueberries and it’s so tangy and refreshing.
This festive ice cream is vanilla flavored and sure to be a hit for the 4th of July. So fun!
Rich and decadent with cream, caramel and chocolate covered pretzels.
Similar to a root beer float and only uses a few ingredients. This recipe is so easy and yummy.
Nutter Butter cookies pair with a chocolate ice cream base to create a delicious peanut butter and chocolate dessert.
Peppermint and chocolate are such a wonderful combination and what better way than in ice cream!
Blackberries are plentiful in the summer. Grab a handful to make this creamy and tangy ice cream.
A kid favorite for sure with the bright colors and burst of bubblegum!
Crunchy graham crackers, bits of chocolate and candy come together for a smooth and creamy ice cream treat.
If you are looking for an easy recipe, this one has only 3 ingredients. Mix in crispy M&Ms for a burst of color!
So delicious and tastes like a chocolate covered strawberry.
Several fruity flavors all in one! Kid’s will love the rainbow of fun colors.
This Reese’s peanut butter ice cream recipe is oh so good and really satisfies that craving on a beautiful Summer day.
Pound cake, strawberries and yummy cream make this a smooth and rich ice cream. Perfect for a summer time dessert.
A favorite in Greece, this creamy pistachio ice cream topped with praline is made with coconut milk. Yum!
The secret ingredient that makes this so creamy is chocolate cashew milk. A yummy dairy free alternative.
Cherries and bits of chocolate make this a summer treat that will become a tradition.
Made with frozen fruit and lemonade, kids will love it. It’s healthy and so simple that you can make it quickly.
M&M’s and cookie dough in a creamy ice cream mixture will satisfy any sweet tooth.
I’m so excited to try these homemade ice cream recipes this summer.
There are so many yummy ones to try that I plan to make several. From birthdays to BBQ’s and afternoon treats, these homemade ice cream recipes are the perfect choice for a Summer dessert!
Which homemade ice cream recipes do you plan to make?
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You can find even more summer desserts here:
- 4th of July Ice Cream Sandwiches
- 25 Mouthwater Watermelon Recipes
- 3 Ingredient Pineapple Ange Food Cake
- Quick and Easy Strawberry Cake (Soda Cake)