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Watermelon Bombe Recipe

Watermelon Bombe Recipe

Says Mary Ann Dell of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania: “I can’t count the times I’ve made this wonderful dessert. It’s a favorite at our summer barbecues. People think you really fussed, but it couldn’t be easier—and there are never any leftovers!”
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. + freezing YIELD:8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pint pistachio ice cream, softened
  • 6 drops green food coloring
  • 1 pint vanilla ice cream, softened
  • 1 pint strawberry ice cream, softened
  • 6 drops red food coloring
  • 1/2 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips

Directions

  • 1. Line a 2-qt. freezer-safe bowl with plastic wrap. Place in the freezer for 30 minutes. In a small bowl, combine pistachio ice cream and green food coloring. Quickly spread pistachio ice cream over the bottom and up the sides to within 1/2 in. of the top of bowl. Freeze for 1 hour or until firm. Repeat with vanilla ice cream. Freeze for 2 hours or until firm.
  • 2. In a small bowl, combine strawberry ice cream and red food coloring; stir in chocolate chips. Spoon into ice cream shell. Cover and freeze overnight.
  • 3. Remove from the freezer and invert onto a serving plate. Remove bowl and plastic wrap. Cut into wedges. Yield: 8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 slice equals 321 calories, 19 g fat (12 g saturated fat), 59 mg cholesterol, 110 mg sodium, 34 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 6 g protein.