I scream, you scream, we all scream for ... well, you get it — everyone loves frozen desserts. From classic vanilla to fancy artisanal flavors and homemade fruit pops to nostalgic novelty bars, few things are as delicious as an icy treat on a hot summer day.
Plus, with National Ice Cream Day falling on July 19 this year, there's no better time to up your at-home ice cream and popsicle game. From top-rated ice cream makers to the cutest accessories, here's everything you need to up the ante for your next dessert party (or late-night snack).
Nearly 500 positive reviewers agree: This is the go-to for easy and convenient at-home ice cream makers.
For storing pre-made ice cream in a sleek and protective way, enter this insulated tub.
Since some days call for multiple scoops, these adorable handpainted bowls are sure to add a pop of colorful fun.
This adorable cookie mold makes homemade, perfectly sized ice cream sandwiches a breeze.
From fruit juice to yogurt, turn any of your favorite snacks into a frozen treat.
Set the mood right from the get-go by scooping up your ice cream with an ice cream cone.
Or channel your childhood by whipping up a batch of old-school wafer cones from scratch.
Mini pops are just more fun.
For those who are serious about making homemade ice cream, this top-rated kit is like having an ice cream shop right in your kitchen.
Take your ice cream toppings to a whole new level with this marble-and-bamboo mixing kit.
Adria Valdes Greenhauff is a writer and editor based in Miami, Fla. She’s covered food, travel and lifestyle for numerous online publications including The Quench, The List, Vivala, Foodable, Recommend magazine and Miami New Times. She's also the host of the Better Food Stories podcast.