Firecracker Floats Recipe

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Firecracker Floats

Amy Alusa


I read about this idea or something similar (I think in Bon Appetit magazine) and went ahead with my version, which may or may not be the same...But my family and I started a new tradition for the Fourth of July! This is so much fun; and kids both young and old love it!

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10 Min


1/2 gal
vanilla ice cream
2 l
sprite, 7-up or lemon lime soda
package of pop rocks candy/per person
red, white and blue straws
ice cream soda glasses

Directions Step-By-Step

Place one scoop of ice cream into a soda glass. Sprinkle some Pop Rock candies on top...get some on the sides. Put another scoop on top, and sprinkle again. Squirt a dob of whipped topping on top. Insert straw. Serve it up. Happy Fourth of July!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Ice Cream Drinks
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #soda, #icecream, #poprocks