Easy homemade recipes from our family to yours.
Easy homemade recipes from our family to yours.
Get Winning Tips to Build The Ultimate Ice Cream Sundae Party
Plan your next ice cream sundae party quickly and easily. I’ll Give You 3 easy steps to help you make the ultimate ice cream sundae bar with FREE printables.
Download your Ultimate Sundae Party Plan with FREE Printable toppings menu & tags or keep reading to find out how to make an ultimate sundae bar.
The best ice cream sundae bar has three parts: Ice cream, a crunchy topping and creamy topping.
Make the best ice cream party with one of each the following: Ice cream, creamy sauces, and toppings. Go ultimate with at least 2 or 3 toppings from each section.
ULTIMATE SUNDAE BAR
3 Easy Steps To Help You Succeed!
Choose from homemade ice cream recipes or buy your favorite ice cream flavors like vanilla, chocolate or strawberry.
Easy Sundae Bar: Choose 1 topping from the Crunchy Toppings list.
Ultimate Ice Cream Sundae Bar: Choose 3 or more toppings from each of the other topping categories: Fruit toppings, Crunchy Toppings, Toppings that Kids Love
Easy Ice Cream Sundae Bar: Choose 1 topping from Hot Fudge & Chocolate Toppings or Caramel Sauce Toppings.
How to Make The Ultimate Ice Cream Sundae Bar: Choose 2 to 3 toppings from Hot Fudge & Chocolate Toppings or Caramel Sauce Toppings.
Traditional toppings like chocolate sauce or hot fudge are a must for any ice cream sundae bar.
Double up on this hot fudge sauce recipe from Angela at @blueboxrecipe to make 3 variations of hot fudge sauce.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Sauce makes a quick variation from Angela at @blueboxrecipe. Double up on this fudge sauce recipe for two or three sundae topping variations.
Mix store brands together for a quick chocolate caramel sauce using equal parts of each or make salted chocolate caramel sauce from Marsha @marshasbakeblog
Spreadable semi-sweet double chocolate sauce made with cocoa hot fudge & semi-sweet chocolate chips a fudge sauce recipe variation from Angela @blueboxrecipe
Nutella is a thick spreadable hazelnut chocolate. Nutella is pourable by adding warm coconut oil, simple syrup or chocolate syrup.
Chocolate syrup recipe is a thin chocolate sauce. Kare @kitchentreaty has an easy recipe for a homemade chocolate syrup
Ganache is a simple smooth and creamy chocolate sauce. Here is an easy chocolate ganache recipe from Sally @sallysbakinaddiction
Get 7 variations of classic caramel sauce to help you make an epic ice cream sundae bar.
Make this classic caramel sauce recipe from Angela @blueboxrecipe. Save time and make a few more caramel sauce variations with this recipe.
Creamy caramel sauce with vanilla recipe from Sarah at Curious Cuisiniere is to die for.
Buttery brown sugar syrup recipe is a quick and easy alternative to caramel sauce. I use this syrup for everything from ice cream to baked desserts.
For an easy caramel peanut butter sauce: mix a tablespoon of your favorite creamy peanut butter with one cup of caramel sauce.
YES PLEASE! I love this Salted caramel maple sauce from Sue at @theviewfromgreatisland. FYI… this would definitely be on my bowl of ice cream.
For my dairy-free friends, no one should be left out. Thank you Taylor at foodfaithfitness.com for this dairy free caramel sauce recipe.
Butterscotch is a rich, deeper flavored golden brown sugar in a creamy sauce. You will love this butter scotch sauce recipe from Kelly at @justatast
Nothing is more simple than fresh fruit over different flavors of ice cream. Baked fruit desserts and canned pie fillings make great toppings too.
Dice or chop your favorite fresh fruit. Fresh fruit toppings like strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, and bananas work best.
Frozen fruit like blueberries will also make a fun frozen topping.
Make your favorite fruit into a syrup by adding 1:1 ratio of sugar and mashed frozen or fresh fruit. Bring to a boil for 5 minutes and it’s done.
Fall themed ice cream sundae party use canned apple pie filling. Top vanilla ice cream sundaes with caramel sauce, chopped nuts and cinnamon chips.
For a homemade treat add an easy apple crumble recipe from Angela @blueboxrecipe. Serve warm or cold in it’s own baking dish.
Don’t forget to add the crunchies!
You’ve got my number on this one, ice cream and pretzels are one of my favorite guilty pleasures. I am not the only one, leave me a comment below and let me know what you crave on your ice cream.
Crunchy caramel corn will get everyone’s attention and taste buds popping. The Dollar Store has “Cracker Jacks” in individual boxes or make your own caramel corn from @foodtasia
Your heart will never be the same without toffee from my great granny. Leave me a comment below if you would like this recipe.
Homemade butter mint candy AKA wedding mints. Butter mints are small square mints that melt in your mouth. Try this old-fashioned candied butter mints recipe from Angela at blueboxrecipe.com.
Crunchy honey glazed pecans @trialandeater are easy to make with just a few ingredients.
Why not try other candied nuts like peanut, almond and walnuts.
Chopped nuts or slivered almonds make an easy crunchy topping for ice cream sundaes. Simply placed in a bowl on your topping table and you’re ready to go.
The best part of sundae toppings are watching the kids build fond memories. Sundae bars are a fun way to connect and discover something new about your kids.
Kids love colorful cereals like fruity pebbles and froot loops with ice cream.
A classic ice cream topping that kids love is cookie dough. Try 10 min eatable cookie dough recipe from allrecipe.
Salty potato chips and sweet ice cream are fun for kids of all ages.
Mini marshmallows make a great topping for kids. For a Christmas themed sundae party try marshmallow fluff recipe from Gemma @biggerbolderbaking
This is the first topping my kids ask for and another must have if you’re going to have an ice cream sundae party for kids.
Crushed Oreo cookies are a favorite topping on ice cream or add a whole cookie for dipping into your sundae.
Use store bought whipping cream, cool whip or make your own with heavy whipping cream recipe from Robyn @addapinch
Bright red candied cherries are a must for any kids themed Ice cream sundae bar.
Last but not least this is one of my favorite brownie recipes from Audrey @mamaknowsglutenfree