Frozen Lime Cake Recipe

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Frozen Lime Cake Recipe
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Frozen Lime Cake Recipe

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Block parties, cookouts or anytime you need a supercool dessert, we’ve got just the thing. The crust is a snap, and the ice cream and sherbet layers are delish. Everyone loves this! —Kathy Gillogly, Sun City, California
MAKES:
9 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. + freezing
MAKES:
9 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. + freezing

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups ground almonds
  • 3/4 cup crushed gingersnap cookies (about 15 cookies)
  • 1/3 cup butter, melted
  • 2 pints pineapple-coconut or vanilla ice cream, softened
  • 2 pints lime sherbet, softened
  • Whipped topping, optional

Directions

In a small bowl, combine almonds, cookies and butter. Press onto the bottom of a 9-in. square pan. Freeze 15 minutes.
Spread ice cream over crust. Cover and freeze at least 30 minutes. Top with sherbet. Cover and freeze 4 hours or overnight.
Remove from the freezer 10 minutes before serving. Garnish servings with whipped topping if desired. Yield: 9 servings.
Originally published as Frozen Lime Cake in Simple & Delicious June/July 2012, p35

Nutritional Facts

1 piece (calculated without whipped topping): 499 calories, 29g fat (13g saturated fat), 98mg cholesterol, 203mg sodium, 54g carbohydrate (40g sugars, 4g fiber), 8g protein.

  • 1-1/2 cups ground almonds
  • 3/4 cup crushed gingersnap cookies (about 15 cookies)
  • 1/3 cup butter, melted
  • 2 pints pineapple-coconut or vanilla ice cream, softened
  • 2 pints lime sherbet, softened
  • Whipped topping, optional
  1. In a small bowl, combine almonds, cookies and butter. Press onto the bottom of a 9-in. square pan. Freeze 15 minutes.
  2. Spread ice cream over crust. Cover and freeze at least 30 minutes. Top with sherbet. Cover and freeze 4 hours or overnight.
  3. Remove from the freezer 10 minutes before serving. Garnish servings with whipped topping if desired. Yield: 9 servings.
Originally published as Frozen Lime Cake in Simple & Delicious June/July 2012, p35

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sara.r User ID: 7980633 151920
Reviewed Oct. 27, 2014

"very nice"

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basilandthyme User ID: 2357287 181493
Reviewed Jul. 14, 2012

"Served this to my church group on a hot summer evening and they said "it's a keeper". I'm loving every bite of the leftovers. Serves more than 9 if you don't cut huge pieces."

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