Oatmeal-Rum-Raisin Ice-cream Sandwiches

This recipe uses packaged chewy cookies, but check your local bakery for freshly baked ones if you prefer.


Makes 5 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 15 Minutes
Freeze: 1 Hour, 30 Minutes


1/4 cup dark rum
1/2 cup golden raisins
2 pints vanilla ice cream, softened
1 (8.75-ounce) package large chewy oatmeal cookies


Pour rum over golden raisins; let stand 2 hours. Drain and discard rum. Stir rum-soaked raisins into softened ice cream. Freeze 30 minutes. Spread ice cream evenly on 1 side of 5 large chewy cookies; top with remaining large chewy cookies. Place in plastic or wax paper sandwich bags, and freeze at least 1 hour.