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Ice Cream Film Reels

 Ice Cream Film Reels
Roll 'em out, and these culinary conclusions may just steal the show! Simple homemade peanut butter cookies sandwich vanilla ice cream for a fun and frosty finale. A piece of fruit roll is wrapped around each sandwich for the "film". The handheld treats are great for kids to help assemble.
15 ServingsPrep: 30 min. Bake: 15 min. + freezing


  • 4 egg whites
  • 2 cups creamy peanut butter
  • 1-2/3 cups sugar
  • 1 cup milk chocolate M&M's
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  • 7-1/2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 15 pieces (about 18 inches each) Fruit by the Foot fruit roll


  • In a small bowl, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form. In a large
  • bowl, combine peanut butter and sugar; fold in egg whites. Drop by
  • rounded tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto lightly greased baking
  • sheets. Flatten into 3-in. circles with a fork dipped in sugar.
  • Arrange M&M's around the top edges of half of the cookies. Bake at
  • 325° for 15-20 minutes or until set. Cool for 2 minutes before
  • removing from pans to wire racks to cool completely.
  • To assemble reels, place 1/2 cup ice cream on the bottom of each
  • plain cookie; top with M&M's-topped cookies. Wrap in plastic wrap.
  • Place on a baking sheet; freeze. Just before serving, wrap a piece
  • of fruit roll around each reel. Yield: 15 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 571 calories, 29 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 31 mg cholesterol, 277 mg sodium,

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Ice Cream Film Reels (continued)

Nutritional Facts: 71 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 13 g protein.
Wine: Sweet White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.