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lemon blueberry frozen crunch cake

Recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

This can be made hours or more in advance. Try this with 1-1/2 cups Grape Nuts cereal instead of the granola bars. Delicious! Recipe & photo: 08-03-15

yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 3 Hr 30 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For lemon blueberry frozen crunch cake

  • 1 box
    nature valley granola bars, crushed into coarse crumbs
  • 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/3 c
    packed light brown sugar
  • 6 Tbsp
    unsalted butter, melted
  • 3 c
    vanilla ice cream, softened
  • 2 tsp
    high quality lemon extract
  • 3/4 c
    frozen blueberries

How To Make lemon blueberry frozen crunch cake

  • 1
    Place the granola bars in a food processor and process to a coarse crumb consistency.
  • 2
    In a large mixing bowl, add the granola bar crumbs, flour, brown sugar and melted butter and stir to mix.
  • 3
    Spread the mixture onto a pan lined with parchment paper and bake in a preheated 350º oven for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally. Let cool completely.
  • 4
    Spead half of the crumb mixture onto the bottom of an 8x8" baking dish. Reserve the other half of the crumbs.
  • 5
    In a large mixing bowl, add the softened ice cream and stir in the lemon extract. Stir in the frozen blueberries. Pour the mixture over the crumbs in the 8x8" baking dish. Sprinkle the remaining crumbs over the top, cover with aluminum foil and freeze for at least 3 hours.
  • 6
    Let the dessert sit for about 5 minutes after removing from the freezer to soften. Then cut into squares and serve.