July 1st is National Creative Ice Cream Day.
It’s also National Gingersnap Day.
How about combining the two with an easy gingerbread or gingersnap ice cream?
Just combine the ingredients below. For a super-Creative Ice Cream Day, use them all:
Ginger & Gingersnap Caramel Swirl Toasted Pecan Chocolate Chip Ice Cream!
RECIPE: GINGERBREAD/GINGERSNAP ICE CREAM
Vanilla, caramel or chocolate ice cream
Gingerbread, finely diced, or gingersnaps, crumbled
Optional: crystallized ginger, crushed
Optional: chocolate chips
Optional: caramel or chocolate sauce swirl
Optional: toasted pecan halves or quarters
1. SOFTEN the ice cream on the counter.
2. MIX in the crumbled cookies or gingerbread and the optional ingredients, to taste (a few, a lot, or in-between).
3. RETURN to the freezer until ready to serve.
> Gingerbread Recipe
> Gingersnap Recipe
 Salted Caramel Gingersnap Ice Cream. Here’s the recipe (photo © The Beach House Kitchen).
 This is a from-scratch gingersnap ice cream recipe. It contains no cookies, but uses the spices in them. Here’s the recipe from Momtastic (photo © Momtastic).