Summer just isn't complete without a scoop or two of creamy, delicious ice cream. But if you're vegan, you don't have to miss out on all the fun - there are plenty of delicious vegan ice cream options available these days! Here are the top ten vegan flavors that you have to try this summer.
Chocolate: No summer treat list is complete without chocolate and this one is no exception! Whether it's dairy-free dark chocolate or creamy milk chocolate, it's sure to satisfy your sweet tooth cravings. Brands like Ben & Jerry's, So Delicious and Eclipse offer some great vegan-friendly chocolate ice cream flavors.
Vanilla: When it comes to classic summer treats, nothing beats a good old bowl of vanilla ice cream. For a vegan twist, try a combination of coconut milk and almond milk for an extra creamy texture! Brands like NadaMoo!, Halo Top, and Doozy Pots make some tasty vegan vanilla ice cream flavors.
Mint Chocolate Chip: Nothing screams "summer flavor" quite like mint chocolate chip! For a dairy-free version, opt for coconut or oat milk as the base instead of cow's milk products. Brands like Nick's Ice Cream, Coolhaus and Eclipse offer some delicious vegan-friendly versions.
Cherry Garcia: Craving something fruity? Try a scoop (or two) of cherry Garcia for a sweet burst of tartness with every bite! It's made with real non-dairy cherry pieces so you don't have to worry about sacrificing any flavor here - just enjoy! Ben & Jerry’s offers an amazing vegan version of this classic flavor.
Cookies 'N Cream: Looking for something indulgent? You can't go wrong with cookies 'n cream! Top it with some dairy-free whipped cream or fudge syrup for extra yumminess. Try brands like Nick’s Ice Cream or Cosmic Bliss for their cookies 'n cream vegan flavors!
Salted Caramel Swirl: If you love salty sweet treats then salted caramel swirl is definitely your jam (pun intended!). This flavor is made from a combination of coconut milk, honey and sea salt which gives it the perfect balance between salty and sweet - just like caramel should be! Try Doozy Pots for their salted caramel swirl vegan ice cream variety!
Peanut Butter Fudge Brownie: For those looking to take their dessert game to the next level - look no further than peanut butter fudge brownies! It combines two classic desserts into one delicious flavorful treat that'll make your taste buds scream for joy (in a good way!). Check out brands like Ben & Jerry’s or Oatly for their fabulous vegan varieties!
8 Strawberry: Nothing says summertime quite like strawberries - but why not mix things up by trying them in ice cream form? With its light texture and sweet yet tart flavor profile, strawberry flavored vegan ice creams are sure to please even the pickiest eaters in your family (and trust us when we say they'll come back asking for more!) Brands such as So Delicious and NadaMoo offer some yummy dairy-free strawberry flavored varieties that will hit the spot perfectly on a hot day in summertime!.
9 Rocky Road: What better way to cool off on a hot summer night than with a scoop (or two!) Of rocky road? This chocolaty treat is packed with marshmallows and nuts which adds crunchiness and sweetness in equal measure - perfect for satisfying major cravings after dinner time (or any time really!). Give Doozy Pots' dairy-free Rocky Road Flavor Ice Cream variety a try; you won't regret it!.
10 Banana Split: Last but certainly not least on our list is banana split flavored ice creams – because what would summertime be without this quintessential dessert?! Made from either coconut or oat milk bases – depending on the brand – these frozen treats combine all the classic banana split goodies into one big bowlful of goodness!. Brands such as Halo Top and Coolhaus have some scrumptious dairy-free options that are sure to be crowd pleasers all around!.
So whether you're looking for something new or an old favorite - there's something on this list that everyone can enjoy this summer season!.
Be sure to check out all of our non dairy ice cream flavors here at Cielo Scoops!
So grab yourself a cone or bowl (no judgement here!) And get ready to indulge in these delicious frozen delights!.