Sundae Recipes

Make dessert a party with these sundae recipes—ice cream split recipes included, of course.

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    22 of Our Best Ice Cream Sundae Ideas for Summer

    Cool off with our best ice cream sundae ideas. We have sweet recipes for banana splits, hot fudge sauce, fruit sundaes and more.

    Vanilla Ice Cream with Crushed Potato Chips

    Crushed potato chips and ice cream; the combo gives you both sweet and salty. —Pam Slack, Freeburg, Illinois

    Balsamic Vinegar Ice Cream and Fruit

    Cinnamon-infused, pear, chocolate, even plain—whatever the flavor, balsamic vinegar on ice cream is amazing! —Allison Ochoa, Hays, Kansas

    Vanilla Ice Cream with Nerds

    Top your scoop of ice cream with Nerds rainbow candy, crushed Smarties and a Ding-Dong on the side. —Rachel Seis,...

    Vanilla Ice Cream and Cornflakes

    The sweet crunch of this combination is so good that you'll crave another scoop! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

    Vanilla Ice Cream with Maple Syrup and Bacon

    Vanilla ice cream with maple syrup and crispy thick-cut bacon. —Carol Feldmann, Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin

    Vanilla Ice Cream with French Fries

    Ice cream and French fries. —Tracy Strickland, Shipshewana, Indiana

    Vanilla Ice Cream with Ritz Crackers

    Ritz crackers and Hershey’s chocolate sauce! It’s so good! —Brooklyn Reynolds, Anderson, Indiana

    Vanilla Ice Cream with Melted Peanut Butter

    Melted peanut butter! —Rd Stendel-Freels, Albuquerque, New Mexico


    Affogato, which is espresso and ice cream mixed together, is awesome. You can also try it with Cuban coffee.—Cathy Killinger...

    Vanilla Ice Cream with Jam

    A scoop of vanilla ice cream topped with strawberry jam, chocolate chips and chopped nuts. —Donna Paprocki, Des Plaines, Illinois