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Ice Cream Balls Recipe

Ice Cream Balls Recipe

This is a fun and easy dessert to fix for Christmas gatherings—even the kids can help. The cereal adds a crunchy texture to the ice cream and makes an everyday treat something special.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + freezing YIELD:4 servings


  • 1-1/2 cups Corn Chex, crushed
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped walnuts
  • 1 pint vanilla ice cream, softened
  • Hot fudge or caramel ice cream topping, optional


  • 1. In a shallow bowl, combine cereal, sugar and butter. Add nuts. Shape ice cream into 1-in. balls; roll in cereal mixture until well coated.
  • 2. Freeze for at least 1 hour. Serve with fudge or caramel ice cream topping if desired. Yield: 12-16 balls.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (3 each) equals 324 calories, 17 g fat (8 g saturated fat), 44 mg cholesterol, 224 mg sodium, 40 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 5 g protein.