15 Ice Cream Hacks Everyone Must Know In Summer 

*Screams*

15 Ice Cream Hacks Everyone Must Know In Summer 
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"You scream, I scream

We all scream for ice cream"

Though a horrible cliché but you did smile a little. 

Remember the days when you used to save money from your daily lunch to enjoy the delicious ice cream once in a while, despite your mother's warning that they are made with rotten water? How the days passed!

Now, not only we enjoy ice cream of a different variety but also prepare it by ourselves. Isn't it so? Well, summer is here and no doubt it is the time for engaging in savoring the delicious ice creams. However, today we are here not only with the recipes but the hacks that will help you in dealing with the ice cream in the best possible way.

While some of the hacks for ice cream tell about the way they should be stored, others give you a glimpse of their alternative use.

Which hack worked the best for you? Share with us when you read the complete article.

1. Heated knife for perfect piece

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Cutting a frozen block of ice cream into proper pieces is no less than a Herculean task. However, there is an easy way out. Heat up your knife and then try to cut.The heat will help in cutting the ice cream into perfect pieces without melting it.

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2. Keep in a bag

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It is often tough to stop your ice cream from getting as hard as a rock. However, if you pack the box in a zip bag and then refrigerate, then it will be much softer.

3. Cupcake twist

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Ditch the regular topping on your cupcake and replace it with ice cream. Put scoops out in room temperature for few seconds then put in a piping bag. Use it to put topping on your cupcake.

4. No more leakage

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Do you love eating your ice cream in a cone but it keeps leaking out? Have a quick fix with a marshmallow. Put a piece at the bottom of the cone and then top with a scoop of your favorite flavor.

5. Prevent dipping

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You totally hate the mess made by the melting ice cream. Punch a hole in the paper plate or a cup, then put the cone or Popsicle through the hole. No more messy business!

6. Easy sandwich

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Scoop ice cream and store it in small paper cups. While making a cookie sandwich, slice the paper cups. Put over a cookie, remove the paper layer, put another cookie, and your delicious sandwich is ready.

7. Healthy dessert

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Ice cream can be your friend in creating a healthy and tasty dessert. Want to know how? Cut the top of an apple and scoop out the core. Mash the core and mix with ice cream. Freeze it for 30 minutes then fill the core with ice cream mixture. Enjoy!

8. Milkshake just got tastier

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You know what will suit your milkshake or cold coffee better than ice cubes? Well, few pieces of frozen ice cream cubes. Put small scoops of ice cream of different flavors in the ice tray, then fridge them and use to enhance the taste of your drinks.

9. Waffle with a twist

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Prepare waffles and then put ice cream between two pieces. Wipe off the extra from the side then serve. See the amusing surprise on the face of your guests when they cut the waffle to find the ice cream inside.

10. Cookie bowl ice cream

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Mix cookie dough and sprinkle chocolate chips. Then put the dough on the back of the muffin tray and bake to get the bowl. When done, put chocolate sauce at the bottom, top with ice cream and sprinkle some crushed nuts. Serve the tasty treat immediately.

11. Nutella ice cream combo

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If your Nutella is almost finished and you cannot scoop it out of the jar then ice cream will come to your rescue. Put some ice cream in the jar, swirl around a bit, then eat.

12. Guilt-free ice cream

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Peel ripe bananas and let them sit in the refrigerator. Then blend properly until smooth and again keep in the fridge. Take out to blend and refrigerate again. Then scoop out the banana ice cream and drizzle some chocolate sauce before serving.

13. Sprite & gummy bear Popsicle

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Spice up the way you eat Popsicle with this tasty twist. Put gummy bears in Popsicle, mold then fill with sprite. Let it freeze, take out and enjoy.

14. Serving size scoop

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When you are serving ice cream at a party, then you face two major issues. One is that the ice cream starts melting and the other is the size of the scoop. Make thing easier by putting scoops in muffin mold, the day before the party, and freezing.

15. Vodka Coffee Float

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In a tall glass, pour vodka followed by strong black coffee. Then add sprite and top with ice cream scoops. Your delicious ice cream cocktail float is ready.

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