Real fruit ice cream blocks | Kids fun
- What you’ll need…
- Ice block mould tray (or small plastic cups with wooden sticks)
- 2 cups frozen mixed berries
- ¼ cup apple or orange juice
- Juice of ½ a lemon
- 2 tbsp honey
- ¼ cup plain yoghurt (optional)
What’s better on a hot summer’s day than an ice-cold treat straight from the freezer?
These refreshing ice blocks are packed with real fruit and contain no added sugar, so they’re a great healthy alternative to store-bought.
Plus, they’re super fun for the kids to make! Who’s looking forward to a hot summer full of fun? Here are a few ideas to help stay cool and keep the kids busy this summer – and
maybe even inspire a bit of holiday reading! Check them out.
Step 1: Place all ingredients in a blender and puree until smooth – ask an adult to help
Step 2: Pour the mix into each ice-block mould or cups and place the sticks straight up in the middle
Step 3: Freeze the ice blocks for at least five hours, or overnight
More fun flavours
If you want to mix it up a bit, here are some other tasty flavours to try: Tropical fruit Replace the berries, honey and juice with frozen mango chunks, pineapple juice and coconut water for an island holiday vibe. Feijoa Got a stash of frozen feijoa to use? Blend it in with some apple and lime juice for a Kiwi-style refresher.
Replace the berries, honey and juice with frozen mango chunks, pineapple juice and coconut water for an island holiday vibe.
Got a stash of frozen feijoa to use? Blend it in with some apple and lime juice for a Kiwi-style refresher.
For a cooling take on this classic dessert, combine tinned peaches and their juice with honey, yoghurt, and a sprinkle of cinnamon.