Cookie Monster Ice Cream
Homemade Cookie Monster Ice Cream: fun in blue, speckled with fresh vanilla bean flavor, and stuffed with cookie dough and Oreos. What a treat!
If there’s one thing that our daughter Hatti inherited from her grandpa by being born on his birthday, it’s his love of sweets. Take those two to an ice cream shop, and they’re in high heaven!
I churned up a homemade ice cream in honor of the special people in our family with birthdays this month. Hatti and my dad share the same day on the calendar, with Blake’s dad’s (who passed away 1 year ago this month) birthday just a couple days before.
Cookie Monster Ice Cream.
Cookie monster ice cream
My inspiration for making cookie monster ice cream came from this photo of Hatti last summer at Grand Ol’ Creamery. It’s one of my favorite photos of this beautiful brown-eyed girl, soon to be 15.
What is cookie monster ice cream?!
Hatti was at school the day I was making this cookie monster ice cream. And since I hadn’t eaten this particular ice cream flavor myself, I had questions for her. So I texted…
Me: “Is it blue-tinted ice cream, flavored with vanilla only?”
Me: “Is it raw chocolate chip cookie dough or baked chocolate chip cookies that are broken up?”
Hatti: “cookie dough is not baked – and there are Oreos – alot of cookie dough and Oreos so you get some in every bite”
Hatti: “we should probably go to grand ol creamery to get a sample though 😏”
And then she came in with a final suggestion.
Hatti: “you should make homemade waffle cones too, like grand ol creamery”
That girl is always working me, always working me…
Hatti was home by the time I was forming the chocolate chip cookie dough chunks, and was all too happy to supervise, making sure I got the size of the dough chunks juuuuuuuust right.
And while I did not follow through with Hatti’s suggestion for homemade waffle cones, I did give some store-bought cones a little dip-and-sprinkles love. I followed my friend Bridget’s advice. And can I just say how fun this project is?!
If you’re looking to add a little more fun to an ice cream party, give this a go. Choices of flavors and colors and sprinkles are endless, a project perfectly adaptable to any celebration!
Homemade ice cream is always a treat, but even more so when colored a fun blue hue, speckled with fresh vanilla bean flavor, and stuffed with cookie dough and Oreos. Two scoops, please!
Here are a few more homemade ice cream recipes you might like:
- Fresh Raspberry and Brownie Chunk Ice Cream
- Roasted Blueberry Crème Fraîche Ice Cream
- Peanut Butter Ice Cream
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for the chocolate chip cookie dough:
for the ice cream base:
Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 481Total Fat: 33gSaturated Fat: 20gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 132mgSodium: 146mgCarbohydrates: 42gFiber: 1gSugar: 34gProtein: 6g
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