Take Five Mrs. Freshley's Snack Cake with Ice Cream 7/8/2013

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July is National Ice Cream month and in celebration of this sweet holiday, a Mrs. Freshley's "Snack Savant" has the scoop on how to celebrate with simple sweet treat recipes incorporating Mrs. Freshley's snack cakes and cool and creamy ice cream the whole family will enjoy.

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  • Mrs. Freshley's is an award-winning line of snack cakes and pastries with more than 50 different varieties so everyone is sure to find a favorite


  • Mrs. Freshley's offers quick, simple treats for the everyday occasion


  • Perfect for today's grab-n-go culture and cost-conscious consumers


  • Mrs. Freshley's is great to grab & go for a snack or in simple dessert recipes if you have some extra time


  • Mrs. Freshley's is available at Garb-Ko 7-11 convenience stores as well as Save-A-Lot and Dollar Tree retail locations throughout the Grand Rapids area


  • Today, we'll demonstrate a few delicious recipes. All of our recipes take minimal prep-time, are no-bake and are a great way to get the whole family in the kitchen to make fun desserts with our snack cakes and pastries, along with America's favorite frozen treat - ice cream!


  • We've taken a spin on a classic dessert, Apple Pie A La Mode. This recipe will only take a few minutes and who doesn't love apple pie with vanilla ice cream:


Apple Pie Pastry A La Mode



-     1 Mrs. Freshley's Apple Pie Pastry

-     2 scoops of vanilla ice cream

-     2 teaspoons of cinnamon sugar

-     Caramel sauce (homemade or store bought)



-       Heat Mrs. Freshley's Apple Pie Pastry in microwave for 10/15 seconds on HIGH

-       Cut each pastry in half

-     Place in ice cream serving dish

-     Scoop vanilla ice cream onto pastry

-     Drizzle with caramel sauce


  • Our next recipe is a creative way to eat cake and ice cream together without the mess. We're using one of our most popular snack cakes, our Dreamies, as our cake. The fluffy crème-filling will serve as our frosting. Kids will love eating their cake in a cone instead of a plate:

Ice Cream Cone Cakes


-       Mrs. Freshley's Dreamies

-       Cake Cone

-     Your favorite ice cream flavor

-     Sprinkles



-     Slice Mrs. Freshley's Dreamies into bite size pieces

-     Place in base of cake cone

-     Scoop ice cream on top of the Dreamies and cone

-     Garnish with sprinkles


 You can't celebrate National Ice Cream Month without ice cream sandwiches, but instead of chocolate wafers we're using our Mrs. Freshley's fudge brownies. Just choose your favorite ice cream flavor to create these sandwiches to beat the July heat.

Ice Cream Brownie-wiches



-       Mrs. Freshley's Fudge Brownies

-     Your favorite ice cream flavor



-       Spread ice cream evenly over brownie

-       Lay brownie on top of ice cream

-       Place brownie-wiches on plate and cover with plastic wrap

-       Set in freezer overnight


Mrs. Freshley's is an award-winning snack brand with more than 50 different snack cakes and pastries, from classic chocolate cupcakes to glazed honey buns, everyone is sure to find a favorite.


  • Since its introduction in 1994, Mrs. Freshley's has become synonymous with freshness, quality, great taste and convenience.


  • Mrs. Freshley's is available in grocery, convenience and dollar stores, as well as vending machines, nationwide.


  • Visit www.facebook.com/mrsfreshleys for more info and follow us on Twitter @mrsfreshleys



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