I have been waiting for it to get “summery” here in Vancouver and with my wish not being fully met I went ahead, got some pops recipes and made it feel like summer on my own. These Popsicle recipes I have below are easy enough to do on your own, however, it is fun to round-up a friend or family member,get creative and make a day of it! I can’t tell you how exciting it is to come home and remember you have delicious ice-cold pops in your freezer waiting to be devoured.
Vanilla ‘Whip’ Tip
1/3 cup whole milk
1 tablespoon sweetened condensed milk
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 3/4 cups strongly brewed coffee
1/3 cup sweetened condensed milk
1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder
Pour about 1 tablespoon of the white tip mixture into each popsicle mold and freeze until solid.
Strawberry Orange Juice Pops
1 – pack of strawberry jello – regular
1 – cups of apple juice
1 – cup of orange juice
1 – 1.5 cups of strawberry puree
12 popsicle sticks
Popsicle making tray / cups
To make strawberry puree
3 cups sliced fresh strawberries + 1/4 cup of honey.
Stir all liquids together in a blender with the jello and pour into popsicle trays or cups. Put into freezer, add popsicle sticks, & freeze until ready to enjoy!