We posted recently about the Black Cow, an ice cream soda made with vanilla ice cream and root beer, but we don’t want to stop there. Today is National Ice Cream Soda Day in the United States, a day that brings back happy memories from our teenage years at the soda fountain or diner. To honor this beloved pastime of combining ice cream with soda water and syrup, we pulled together these fantastic recipes from around the web that are sure to make you smile.
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Test Kitchen Tip: The classic recipe for ice cream soda is soda water, flavored syrup and vanilla ice cream, but feel free to switch it up and go wild. Kids love the Purple Cow, which is made with grape soda instead of soda water. Sometimes, we even top it with whipped cream!
A variety of inexpensive Italian sodas make for a great dessert. From Sophistimom.
Impress all the kids with this Cherry Chocolate Float from Dine and Dish.
These Raspberry Ice Cream Sodas were so good they became breakfast at What Megan’s Making.
Make this Strawberry Ice Cream Soda from All She Cooks while the berries are seasonal.