Recipes from Soda Fountain Classics

Soda Fountain Classics

Remember the Banana Split, Chocolate Malted, Raspberry Float or Knickerbocker Glory? Try them again in this nostalgic collection of 30 favourite recipes. Delicious, easy-to-make, basic ice cream recipes are put together with traditional flavourings such as chocolate, strawberry, caramel, pineapple and vanilla to make sundaes and parfaits, milkshakes and frappes, waffles and sherbets. Other treats include Rocky Road, Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches, American Parfait or Strawberry Ice Cream Romanoff. Author Biography: Elsa Petersen-Schepelern is a well-known Danish-Australian food writer living in London, whose fifteen published cookery books are published in Britain, Australia and America and have been translated into half-a-dozen languages. Much of her time is spent sampling food and wine in Europe, North Africa, Asia and especially in India and Pakistan, drawing on an eclectic mix of cuisines which provides the inspiration for her delicious recipes.

A person holding an ice cream cone filled with rich vanilla ice cream.

Vanilla Ice Cream

Vanilla ice cream. Just sorta defines summer, yes? And what better way can you imagine spending a lazy afternoon than making and devouring this childhood classic?

2 black cow beverages in fountain glasses with straws and scoops of vanilla ice cream.

Black Cow

This black cow is a classic ice float and is pure nostalgia for the true ice cream parlor lover. Root beer makes the cow black. Cola makes her brown.