Easy Entertaining with Ice Cream: 9 Ways to Dress up a Scoop

updated May 2, 2019
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What’s easier than serving ice cream for dessert at your next dinner party? A few tips can turn a boring scoop into a party worthy dessert. And no one will be the wiser that they only took you a few minutes to put together!

Do more than just plop a scoop in a bowl with these serving ideas:
• Don’t scoop it, slice it
Make ice cream sandwiches
Make your own cones

Drizzle one of these over your best vanilla:
A spoonful of jam or preserves
A good balsamic vinegar
• Hot espresso
• Dessert wine or ice wine
• Stout beer
Homemade Magic Shell Chocolate Sauce

What are you favorite ways to serve a sophisticated scoop of ice cream?

(Images: Dana Velden)