16 Creamsicle-Inspired Recipes
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16 Creamsicle-Inspired Recipes

You loved it as a kid, and now it’s time to give the classic orange Creamsicle a modern makeover. Whether you’re craving cupcakes, truffles, macarons or more, these 16 recipes are sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. So, whip one up for yourself or serve a batch at your next summer party. ‘Cause nothing’s more fun than reliving childhood memories with the help of the latest, greatest dreamy desserts.

1. Orange Creamsicle Cupcakes: Stuck on what to bring to that upcoming birthday party or bridal shower? These sunny cupcakes are a guaranteed crowd-pleaser. (via Cooking Classy)

2. Creamsicle Macarons: It’s no secret we’re mad about macarons, especially when they’re packed full of orange-vanilla-y goodness. (via Sweet Boake Baking Blog)

3. Creamsicle Meringues: Deliciously flavored with orange zest and vanilla bean, these meringues are fun to make and even better to eat. (via Playin’ With My Food)

4. Coconut Creamsicle Cocktail: As simple to make as it is delightful to sip, this grown up take on the Creamsicle features orange juice, coconut rum and coconut milk. Sound delish? Mix one up tonight for the ultimate drinkable dessert. (via Beard + Bonnet)

5. Orange Creamsicle Bundt Cake: The only thing we love more than a sweet summer pie? This one-of-a-kind cake that’s perfect all year long. (via A Baker’s House)

6. Orange Creamsicle Truffles: Skip the chocolate and give your next batch of truffles a fun citrus-y twist. (via Cooking Classy)

7. Kiwi Orange Creamsicles: Looking to give the traditional orange cream pop an extra-special blast of color and flavor? Just add kiwi. (via Desserts for Breakfast)

8. Orange Creamsicle Cheesecake: Who needs The Cheesecake Factory when you can whip up this restaurant-worthy dessert right from the comfort of your own kitchen? (via Oui, Chef)

9. Orange Creamsicle White Chocolate Chip Cookies: White chocolate chips take these heavenly morsels from already awesome to mind-blowingly amazing. (via Averie Cooks)

10. Orange Creamsicle Muddy Buddies: While choosing an all-time favorite Chex Mix recipe is next to impossible, this Creamsicle-esque combination definitely makes our top 10. (via The Girl Who Ate Everything)

11. Orange Creamsicle Circus Animal Cookies: Remember the frosted animal cookies mom used to pack away inside your lunchbox? Bring those good times back again with this homemade spin on a timeless classic. (via Lemon Tree Dwelling)

12. Orange Dream Dessert Waffles: Bust out that waffle iron! Whether it’s your birthday or you just feel like celebrating your enduring love for all things Creamsicle, this decadent dessert will never disappoint. (via Buns In My Oven)

13. Orange Creamsicle Sugar Cookies: The standard sugar cookie gets re-imagined thanks to this fun, fabulous recipe. Try it this weekend for an awesome kids’ baking project. (via Cooking Classy)

14. Orange Creamsicle Donuts: National Donut Day may have come and gone, but really, any time’s the right time for baking up these gloriously glazed delights. (via On Sugar Mountain)

15. Surprise Inside Orange Pound Cake: The hidden orange flower is a totally awesome surprise. One thing that’s not a surprise at all? How unbelievably yummy this cake is! (via Chelsea’s Messy Apron)

16. Boozy Creamsicle Float Shots: Move aside, Jell-O shots! Orange soda, vanilla ice cream, whipped cream-flavored vodka, rainbow sprinkles and marshmallow topping make for one truly marvelous mixture. Bachelorettes, we think you’ve finally met your match. (via That’s So Michelle)

Which of these confections would you love to sink your sweet tooth into? Let us know below or on Facebook