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Ice-Cream Sandwiches

Yield Makes 8 servings


  • 16 (3-inch) Shortbread Cookies or Kahlúa Wafers
  • 2 pints desired ice cream, softened
  • Decorations: candy-coated chocolate pieces, semisweet chocolate mini-morsels, chopped toasted nuts, toasted flaked coconut, nonpareils, ice-cream syrups and toppings
  • Additional ice-cream syrup and toppings (optional)

How to Make It

  1. Top each of 8 cookies with 1/2 cup ice cream, spreading to fit; cover each with another cookie. Decorate, if desired, and freeze until firm. Drizzle or serve with additional syrup and toppings, if desired.

  2. NOTE: For convenience, peel off round ice-cream container, and cut each pint crosswise into 4 rounds. Use 1 round for each sandwich.