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Ice Cream Float Recipes To Feed Your Inner Child

It's the tastiest trip back in time you can take.
07/26/2013 09:05am ET | Updated April 15, 2015

There are few foods that can invoke nostalgia quite like an ice cream float. Whether it's a root beer float or a strawberry ice cream soda, this delightful dessert just pull at the heart strings.

Thanks to a collective celebration of all things old-timey, old fashioned ice cream parlors have been opening up all over the country in recent years. This is a food trend everyone can stand behind. They feed the soul and the stomach.

Whether you frequent these ice cream palors on the regular or just on occasion, they're great inspiration for trying your own old school recipes at home. Lucky for you, we have the inside scoop (sorry, couldn't help ourselves) on one of the star items at these shops: ice cream floats of course.

Here are 14 ice cream float recipes to try at home. Go ahead: take a trip back in time and feed your inner child.

1
Bottoms Up Brownie Sundae Irish Floats with Burnt Irish Caramel And Hot Fudge
Half Baked Harvest
2
Dark Chocolate Bourbon Cherry Soda Float
How Sweet It Is
3
Vodka Root Beer Float With Coconut Ice Cream
Minimalist Baker
4
Strawberry Ice Cream Soda
Baked Bree
Get the Strawberry Ice Cream Soda recipe from Baked Bree
5
Orange Creamsicle Float
Martha Stewart
Get the Orange Creamsicle Float recipe from Martha Stewart
6
Fresh Mint And Watermelon Soda Float
How Sweet It Is
7
Sarsaparilla Ice Cream Float
Martha Stewart
Get the Sarsaparilla Ice Cream Float recipe from Martha Stewart
8
Raspberry Honey Ice Cream Floats
Culinary Concoctions by Peabody
Get the Raspberry Honey Ice Cream Floats recipe by Culinary Concoctions by Peabody
9
Root Beer Float With Homemade Hot Fudge
How Sweet It Is
10
Apple Pie Float
www.howdoesshe.com
Get the Apple Pie Float Recipe by www.howdoesshe.com
11
Chocolate Covered Raspberry Winter Ale Floats
How Sweet It Is
12
Beer Ice Cream Float
Foo52
Get the Beer Ice Cream Float recipe by Food Blogga from Food52
13
Brown Cow Float
Martha Stewart
Get the Brown Cow Float recipe from Martha Stewart
14
The Dirty Girl Scout: Chocolate Mint Beer Float
The Beeroness

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