The Summer Of Popsicles

May 30, 2015  |   Emma Zumsen

During the hot days of summer when you're craving a sweet treat the last thing you want to do it turn on your oven to bake cookies or cake. No, you want a quick and easy dessert that won't turn your kitchen into a sauna. Enter the popsicle. Not only will they satisfy your sweet tooth and keep you cool they are a total breeze to whip up. With a few ingredients and a fun freezer mold (we're fond of rockets and ice pops) you can have a few different flavors of popsicles ready in no time. 

We've gathered four of our favorite popsicle recipes – covering the full spectrum of flavors from fruity to creamy to chocolaty – to give you an inspirational nudge. The recipes are simple; whir a few ingredients in a blender, pour in to the mold of your choice and stick them in the fridge. Soon you'll have delicious chilly treats for the whole family. 

almonds

Mexican Chocolate Almond Popsicle

coconut

Pina Colada Pop

Yogurt

Salted Caramel & Banana Popsicle

Cherries

Citrus & Marachino Popsicle

About the author

Emma Zumsen

Emma Zumsen

Emma is a wildly curious baker, mama, creator, and reader who loves a good farmer’s market almost as much as she loves a new pair of shoes. Born in Montana and raised in Minnesota, she made her way to the east coast nine years ago where she has settled in Brooklyn with her husband and son. In an effort to channel her various interests, passions, and experiences into something productive, she divides her professional brain between food and digital marketing – both of which she finds endlessly fascinating. Emma’s two favorite foods are freshly popped popcorn shared with her kiddo and guacamole.