Can we just emphasize on how amazing of a feat this is? After all, wow, it’s ice-cream we’re talking about here! And it can be even BETTER?! Now that summer is nearing an end, it’s the opportune time for it to, actually. How many of us turn to ice-cream when we desperately crave an escape route away from all the scorching heat waves of summer? With that out of the way, ice-cream can be properly enjoyed like the delicacy it is. And the key to achieving this effect is by garnishing it with the best and most mouth-watering sundae toppings there are.
They melt in your mouth, they perfectly mold on the creaminess of the ice-cream, and… we’re already drooling. If you are too, you’re not ready for the 10 Sundae Toppings That Make Ice-Cream Even Better.
#1 S’Mores Sundae
Did someone say S’Mores and sundae? Like, with ice-cream? It sounds like an appealing offer even all by itself, but you haven’t heard it all. This recipe brings to the table deliciously smooth hot fudged and flambéed marshmallows, both topping scoops of creamy graham crackers ice-cream.
#2 Buttery Popcorn and Homemade Cracker Jack
Part of the fun with ice-cream is that it can be combined with virtually anything and it will somehow work out extremely well, even if it’s popcorn we’re talking about. Scoop out some vanilla ice-cream, neatly set it into a glass, drop some popcorn inside, and then drench it all in sweetening caramel sauce.
#3 Apple Pie Sundae with Cheddar Crust Shards
For all of you out there that are lovers of the famed sweet – salty combo, you can achieve it perfectly with these sense-dulling sundae toppings. Sauté a moderately tart apple to bring out the sweetness, which is so well complimented by the saltiness of the Cheddar crust shards.
#4 Roasted Strawberries
Sometimes simplicity is key and all lovers of fruit-flavored ice-cream can probably agree that there’s nothing quite like strawberry sundae toppings, especially when done right. All it takes to immensely enhance the experience is a little knack – in this case, roasting the strawberries for a few minutes to bring out their flavor and sweetness.
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#5 French Chocolate with Bacon Sprinkles
If you’re a regular “subscriber” of this particular combination, it may come off as a shocker to hear that there are people that have never tried blending bacon into their dessert recipes. But if you’re one of said people, this simple step forward is going to give you a brand new experience.
#6 Bourbon Nectarines with Pound-Cake Croutons
This sundae topping is rated R for the obvious inclusion of alcohol. If you’re the type to enjoy a little bit of boozy breeze to your desserts, then this recipe is one you mustn’t miss out on. The perfumed and sweet nectarines are rich in sense-dulling bourbon and the pound-cake croutons come to aid with this issue.
#7 Fruity Pebbles
Admittedly, some people may simply enjoy ice-cream in the kidlike sense of the word, which is why the sundae toppings should fit accordingly. Fruity Pebbles make for a colorful decoration for your ice-cream and they create the caloric bomb that we all enjoy indulging in once in a while. It’s sort of like eating ice-cream for breakfast, after all.
#8 Ultimate Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownie
A while back we spoke about how sometimes simplicity is the key. Well, sometimes, they key is overindulging and just going extra with everything you do. This recipe blends in some of the most dizzying things for all sweet-tooth owners everywhere: peanut butter brownies, hot chocolate sauce, and ice-cream. Slam them all together and journey to Heaven.
#9 Fresh Blueberry Sauce
Not every single of these sundae toppings need to require the consumer to go on a diet for fifty years after digesting one of them. In fact, this blueberry topping may be simple, but its knack is the fact that you can make it all by yourself so you can earn yourself a healthy fruity syrup.
#10 Brownie Sundae Floats with Burnt Irish Caramel & Hot Fudge
If you can handle this recipe, then you can handle your sweetness. These sundae toppings collide to give the ultimate dessert challenge to any ice-cream lover. It’s one of those things that fill you up to the brink of sickness, but you hardly regret any of it.