This Sunday is national ice cream day! Being in a city with so many options for this delicious frozen delight, it can be hard to decide how to celebrate. Good thing I did the research for you, right? 🙂 Check out below for 3 fun ways to celebrate National Ice Cream Day!
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1 – My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream x Winky Lux
Beauty has never tasted so sweet! Everyone’s favorite millennial makeup brand is teaming up with My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream to give away treats. Swing by Winky Lux’s Makeup Clubhouse (69 Ludlow St.) from 11:00AM-5:00PM on Sunday for two of my favorite guilty pleasures, sweets, and makeup!
2 – Visit the Grand Bazaar NYC!
The Grand Bazzar NYC (100 West 77th St.) will be hosting their 3rd Annual NYC Summer Ice Cream Blizzard. Featuring tons of artisanal ice cream makers such as 2 Dough Boyz NYC, Melt Bakery, and more, as well as over 100 artists, designers, craft-makers, etc. for you to discover! The Grand Bazaar NYC is the biggest curated weekly market in NYC and donates 100% of its profits to four local public schools, benefiting over 4,00 children. Admission is free
3 – DIY Boozy Ice Cream with Svedka!
Too hot to travel outside? We feel you. Svedka recommends creating your own boozy concoctions. Invite some friends over and get a buzz while fulfilling your sweet tooth. My personal favorite? The ‘Slide on In’ – recipe below.
- 1½ parts SVEDKA Vodka
- 1 part coffee liqueur
- ¼ cup vanilla ice cream
- dollop whipped cream
- melted chocolate
- ½ cup crushed ice
INSTRUCTIONS: Combine ingredients except for whipped cream and melted chocolate in a blender and blend for 20 seconds. Treat a sundae glass with melted chocolate drizzle, and dump blend in a glass. Garnish, and dust with whipped cream and chocolate shavings. Striped straw optional.