Food & Beverage

Create Your Own Frozen Desserts With These Cool Gadgets

Hot weather calls for cool desserts and in the summer time popsicles, smoothies and ice cream sundaes rank at the top of the sweet treat list. As the temperatures continue to rise this season create tasty recipes using fun, eye-catching ice pop molds, easy ice cream making machines and quick smoothie makers. All of these products can produce near-instant frozen desserts. Get ready to wipe dripping juice off the chins of your little ones with these fun frozen dessert machines and adorable molds available at Bed, Bath & Beyond. Imagine how excited your kids will feel when they find these frozen confections in the freezer.

Zoku Space Pop Ice Maker Molds

You can always buy ice pops from the grocery store but unfortunately you cannot control the ingredients found within them. If you want to create a healthier version of your kids favorite ice pops choose fruits, juices and other add-ins yourself. Combine them any way you choose and pour them into the Space Pop Ice Maker Molds, then place them into the freezer and wait a few hours for them to solidify. The Space Pop Ice Maker Molds include 5 fun spaceship pops and one astronaut. All six sticks feature a drip guard and are constructed of BPA free materials.

Zoku Fish Ice Pop Molds

Explore the sea with this set of six fish ice pop molds complete with tail sticks and built-in drip guards. Six unique sea creatures can be created from these molds including a shark, clownfish, octopus, whale, puffer fish and scuba diver. After matching the pops in a traditional way, mix and match them to create unique sea creatures never seen before. As an added bonus as the pops are eaten sea creature skeletons will be revealed.

Zoku Quick Pop Maker

Typical ice pops are made well in advance of eating. Normally you stir together a few favorite fruit juice combinations, place them in the freezer and go find something to do for an hour or two, but thanks to the new Zoku Quick Pop Maker you no longer need to wait. This ingenious little invention can freeze ice pops in as little as seven minutes. The machine can sit right on your counter top or kitchen table and requires no electricity to run. Simply add your favorite fruit, juice, candy or nuts and watch it freeze right before your eyes.

Zoku Ice Cream Maker

What could possibly taste sweeter than homemade ice cream, frozen custard, frozen yogurt, gelato, sorbet or sherbet? Standard ice cream makers can create most of these concoctions, but sometimes you don’t need a gallon of ice cream. Sometimes you just want a little cup all your own. If you ever find yourself craving a cup of home made ice cream the Zoku Ice Cream Maker is here to help. This little contraption makes individual portions of frozen treats in as little as ten minutes. Simply create your ice cream mixture, pour it into the device, churn and scrape the stainless steel bowl. Within minutes your ice cream will freeze. When it’s ready, scoop it out, add toppings and enjoy.

Zoku Slush and Shake Maker

Slushies and shakes are the perfect medium for sneaking extra fruit into your child’s diet. This summer you can create healthy slushies and fruit smoothies in as little as 7 minutes with the Zoku Slush and Shake Maker. Of course, you don’t have to stick to healthy versions. You can also create sweeter, more dessert like treats by adding homemade juices, malted milk and chocolate milk and after your kids go to bed you can use this little machine to create frozen alcoholic drinks for yourself.

Search for these and other Zoku products at Bed, Bath & Beyond. Then enjoy delectable frozen treats all summer.