Christmas in July? 7 Festive Recipes That Work for Summer

Frozen hot chocolate

The other day I made a big frozen hot chocolate and thought about how it reminded me of Christmas in July. That is when I realized how much I would love to enjoy the flavors of Christmas all year long. I am not about to whip up a full holiday feast, mind you, but here are some fun festive summer recipes that would work well during summer, too. Happy Holidays (in 6 months!)

  • Eggnog Frozen Yogurt 1 of 7
    Eggnog Frozen Yogurt
    It is worth whipping up a batch of homemade eggnog just to make this awesome frozen yogurt. It is like the taste of Christmas on an ice cream cone.
    Make eggnog frozen yogurt
  • Frozen Hot Chocolate 2 of 7
    Frozen Hot Chocolate
    Is there anything better than scrumptious frozen hot chocolate? With this refreshing treat you can enjoy the taste of a cup of hot cocoa with none of the heat!
    Make frozen hot chocolate
  • Classic Gingersnaps 3 of 7
    Classic Gingersnaps
    Classic gingersnaps can be made all year round. Why not whip up a batch and sandwich vanilla ice cream between them to make an awesome ice cream cookie sandwich?
    Make classic gingersnaps
  • Snickerdoodle Key Lime Tarts 4 of 7
    Snickerdoodle Key Lime Tarts
    The traditional Christmas cookie gets a delicious summer makeover by being used in these tarts. They are bite-size, warm-weather treats that combine the flavors of the holidays and summertime!
    Make snickerdoodle key lime tarts
  • Peppermint Magic Shell 5 of 7
    Peppermint Magic Shell
    This versatile recipe is ideal for summer. Whip up some minty magic shell to spruce up your favorite ice cream sundae!
    Make peppermint magic shell
  • Frozen Peppermint Pie 6 of 7
    Frozen Peppermint Pie
    This awesome pie features fresh peppermint flavor and is made in the freezer. It is perfect for summer when you want that taste of the holidays without having to turn on the oven.
    Make frozen peppermint pie
  • Fruitcake for Summer 7 of 7
    Fruitcake for Summer
    It may be a bit of a stretch for some, but there is nothing wrong with a fruit cake in mid-summer. Serve it with ice cream to make a delicious dessert!
    Make a fruitcake for summer


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