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Firecracker Float Recipe

Firecracker Float Recipe

Thanks to Pop Rocks candy, these frozen drinks will literally make your mouth tingle with great flavor! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 5 min. YIELD:1 servings


  • 3 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • 1 envelope Pop Rocks candy, flavor of your choice
  • 1 cup chilled lemon-lime soda


  • 1. Place a scoop of ice cream in a tall glass; sprinkle with one-third of the candy. Repeat layers twice. Top with soda. Serve immediately. Yield: 1 serving.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving: 530 calories, 22g fat (13g saturated fat), 87mg cholesterol, 185mg sodium, 82g carbohydrate (68g sugars, 0 fiber), 7g protein.

Reviews for Firecracker Float

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JMartinelli13 User ID: 92779 228742
Reviewed Jun. 30, 2015

"Fun spin on a traditional float! My son really enjoyed it."

jbguth User ID: 149843 151731
Reviewed Jul. 2, 2013

"Made it for my family but did't tell them about the pop rocks :-) The faces were great!! But over all if I made it again I would leave the pop rocks out."

dwilfer User ID: 6972953 115129
Reviewed Jun. 29, 2013

"Many did not care for the crackling sensation of the pop rocks. it is a cute idea but not a great sensation"

runnergirlMN User ID: 5873968 115125
Reviewed Nov. 11, 2012

"Super cute for fourth of July! Made it with the nephews expecting it to mainly appeal to their sugar-loving palates, but to my surprise I really liked them! Delicious and unexpected!"

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