Holiday Ice Cream Sandwiches

These very merry ice cream sandwiches are decorated just for the holidays.

  • prep time 60 min
  • total time 4 hr 10 min
  • ingredients 4
  • servings 12

Ingredients

1
roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies
1/4
cup red or green decorator sugar crystals or clear edible glitter
2 1/4
cups any flavor ice cream, slightly softened
1/2
cup miniature red and green candy-coated chocolate candies or any candy sprinkles, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Shape cookie dough into 24 balls; roll in sugar. On ungreased cookie sheet, place balls 3 inches apart.
  • 2 Bake 10 to 15 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheet to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 15 minutes.
  • 3 Cut nine 12x9-inch sheets of plastic wrap or waxed paper. In small shallow bowl, place chocolate candies.
  • 4 For each sandwich, spoon about 1/4 cup ice cream onto bottom of 1 cookie. Top with second cookie, bottom side down; press together gently. Roll outer edge of ice cream in chocolate candies. Quickly wrap each sandwich in plastic wrap. Freeze about 3 hours or until firm. For longer storage, place wrapped sandwiches in resealable freezer plastic bag. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Sandwich
    Calories
    340
    (
    Calories from Fat
    140),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    16g
    16%
    (Saturated Fat
    7g,
    7%
    Trans Fat
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    25mg
    25%;
    Sodium
    190mg
    190%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    46g
    46%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    31g
    31%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    4%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    6%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    3
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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