Did you know that August 2 is National Ice Cream Sandwich Day? How can it get any better than a whole day devoted to one of the best summer ice cream desserts? While you can certainly pick up a box of ice cream sandwiches at the grocery store the next time you shop, why not try making a few homemade ice cream sandwiches instead. There are so many different variations. But, here are a few of my favorites.

Dark Cherry Ice Cream Sandwiches – These dark cherry ice cream sandwiches feature soft-baked chocolate cookies sandwiched around slow-churned dark cherry ice cream. This recipe starts with homemade dark cherry ice cream. But, if you’re pressed for time, you can purchase your favorite ice cream at the store instead.

Coffee Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches – There’s no reason that the adults can’t enjoy ice cream sandwiches along with the kids. This coffee brownie ice cream sandwich has two thin fudgy brownie cookies along with creamy cold brew coffee ice cream. This is an easy recipe that starts with store-bought coffee ice cream. So, you can make up a batch in no time at all. Get the recipe.

Lucky Charms Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches – If you want a recipe that the kids will love, why not make these Lucky Charms ice cream cookie sandwiches? The cookies are baked with Lucky Charms cereal. And, the ice cream in the center is store-bought mint fudge cookie. You can always make your own homemade ice cream if you prefer. Find out how.

Nut Butter Ice Cream Sandwiches – For those that want a healthier ice cream sandwich treat, why not try ones with nut butter? They are low in sugar and are allowed on the Keto diet. If you’re looking for a low carb ice cream dessert, you definitely need to try it. For those with food intolerances, the recipe is also gluten-free. Find out how to make these ice cream sandwiches, right here.

Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches – Of course, my favorite types of summer desserts are the ones that require very little preparation. I don’t want to be in the kitchen any more than I have to. So, if you agree with me, these waffle ice cream sandwiches are for you. You can start with store-bought frozen waffles and ice cream (or make your own). Then add on the extras for a fun summer dessert. Get the recipe.