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Recipe: Sasquatch Ice Cream Sammies

Alison Glunz on

Nothing satisfies on a hot summer day like the cool, creamy taste of ice cream sammies. Imagine the cool taste of ice cream encompassed by your favorite cookie after hiking your favorite trail, or enjoyed while overlooking a scenic vista after a challenging bike ride.

Seeing an ice cream sandwich in the wild might seem akin to seeing Big Foot, but MiiR is here to help. With our double wall insulated food and coffee canister, and our Sasquatch Ice Cream Sammies recipe, you're in for a treat this summer.

Sasquatch Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches

A Labor Free Recipe for a MiiR Food Canister

MiiR Food Canister
Difficulty: Advanced
Servings: That all depends on your stomach or how you choose to stack in your Vacuum Insulated Food Canister


Ingredients:

Pick your favorite ice cream, cookie, cookie recipe or one of ours.

WE PICKED: Molly Moon’s Jamberry Crisp Ice Cream Pint


Brownie Mix Cookie Recipe

Preheat oven to 350°

  • 1 Box Trader Joes Brownie Mix
  • 1 Stick melted butter
  • 1 Large Egg

MIX ingredients
SPOON 1-2 tbs per cookie on a parchment lined baking sheet 2” apart
BAKE for 10 mins
COOL
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Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

Preheat oven to 350°

  • 1 plus 2 TBSP stick butter
  • ½ cup coconut palm sugar (or brown sugar)
  • ½ cup organic cane sugar (or white sugar)
  • 1 egg
  • 1½ teaspoon vanilla
  • ¾ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ to ¾ teaspoon salt
  • 2½ cup oat flour (fine ground gluten free rolled oats, we left it a little chunky for the oatmeal texture)
  • Handfuls of chocolate chips or Nuts or raisins (to preference)

CREAM Butter, Sugar, Egg, Baking Soda, Salt, and Vanilla together.
MIX in Oat Flour slowly
TOSS in Chips
CHILL at least 30min before you bake (this will make the cookies spread)
SPOON 1-2 tbls per cookie on to a parchment lined baking sheet 2” apart
BAKE for 8 mins or until edges are lightly brown
COOL MiiR Food Canister

Assembling the Perfect Ice Cream Sandwich

SLICE the pint into ½ in. think rounds and press between 2 cookies
STACK in your MiiR Vacuum Insulated Food Canister
ADVENTURE
NOM

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Tips for Creating the Perfect Sasquatch Sandwich

The key to a perfect ice cream sammie, as counter-intuitive as it may seem, is to go light on the ice cream. Your ice cream slice should be about as thick as the cookie for a nice balanced bite. By going light on the ice cream, you won't drip and drop as much when you take a big bite.

It's also important that you don't overbake your cookie, so it's soft and chewy when you make your ice cream sammie recipe. Turn off the oven five minutes before the recommended cooking time and let the residual heat finish baking your cookie to reduce the risk of making them too crunchy.

If you're heading out on an adventure, make a batch of your ice cream sammies the night before. Assemble them on a parchment-lined tray and pop them in the freezer overnight. Then, transfer them to our double wall vacuum insulated food and coffee canister the morning of your adventure.

Best Ice Cream and Cookie Pairings

Shake up your sasquatch ice cream sandwiches with these delectable cookie and ice cream pairings.

  • Chocolate chip cookies and vanilla ice cream
  • Double fudge chocolate cookies and coffee ice cream
  • Bacon oatmeal cookies and maple or salted caramel ice cream
  • Peanut butter cookies and chocolate ice cream
  • Coconut cookies and lemon sherbert
  • Peanut butter cookies and raspberry sherbert
  • Snickerdoodle cookies and fudge ripple ice cream 

Get creative and add extras to your ice cream sandwiches by rolling them in sprinkles, coconut, chocolate chips, or whatever else your heart desires.  

 

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