Happy Belated National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

August 2nd was National Ice Cream Sandwich Day so we have decided to share two of our favorite healthy homemade ice cream sandwich recipes!

Healthy Strawberry Banana Ice Cream Sandwiches (Serves 11)

Ingredients

  • 5 ripe bananas
  • ¾ cup of sweet diced strawberries
  •  11 sheets of graham crackers

Instructions

  1. Slice bananas into disk
  2. Place in a single layer on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper
  3. Freeze for two hours or until frozen
  4. Place bananas in a food processor and blend until creamy
  5. Scoop banana into a large bowl and fold in dice strawberries
  6. Line and 8×8 dish with parchment paper
  7. Spread banana mixture into the pan in an even layer
  8. Freeze
  9. Cut banana mixture into squares (use a graham cracker as a pattern)
  10. Assemble ice cream sandwiches
  11. Wrap in plastic wrap and place in freezer bag to store

ice cream sandwich 1Healthy Ice Cream Sandwiches (Makes 2)

Ingredients

  • 2 ripe bananas
  • 1 cup of rolled oats (dry)

Directions

  1. Dice one banana into coins and freeze for a few hours or overnight
  2. Place dried oats into a food processor and grind into oat flour
  3. Pour oat flour into a bowl and mash with other banana until a dough forms
  4. Make 4 cookies and place in oven for 15 minutes at 350 degrees F
  5. Cool cookies
  6. Take frozen banana coins and put them into the food processor and blend for 1-2 minutes until it forms a cream
  7. Scoop ice cream onto a cookie and sandwich it
  8. Enjoy

 

As the days get hotter, we hope you enjoy these healthy and delicious ice cream sandwich recipes!