Deep Dish Watermelon Ice Cream Cake

Perfect for a crowd, always-popular ice cream cakes have a long freeze time, but very little hands-on prep time. An easy chocolate cookie crumb crust and watermelon ice cream make an impressive version when topped with kid-appealing sprinkles.

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  • 2 tubs (each 946 mL) PC Ice Cream Shop Flavours Watermelon Crunch Ice Cream
    Ice Cream Shop Flavours Watermelon Crunch Ice Cream
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    President's Choice  Ice Cream Shop Flavours Watermelon Crunch Ice Cream (946mL)

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  • 1 cup (250 mL) 35% whipping cream
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    Neilson  Whipping Cream (473mL)

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    2 pkgs (each 300 g) PC "Eat The Middle First" Cookies
    1/4 cup (50 mL) icing sugar
    1 tbsp (15 mL) sprinkles

Cooking Instructions

1

Transfer ice cream to bowl; place in refrigerator for 1 hour or until soft enough to handle.

2

Place cookies in food processor; pulse until fine crumbs. Press crumbs into bottom and up side of 9-inch (2.5 L) springform pan; freeze for 30 minutes.

3

Scrape softened ice cream into cookie crust. Using back of large spoon, push ice cream down to remove any air pockets. Smooth top with knife or offset spatula; place in freezer.

4

Pour whipping cream into bowl; whip with electric beaters until medium peaks form, about 2 to 3 minutes. Fold in sugar until combined.

5

Remove cake from freezer; top with whipped cream and sprinkles. Return to freezer for 4 to 6 hours or overnight until frozen. Before serving, let sit at room temperature for 5 to 10 minutes.
You will need
2 tubs (each 946 mL) PC Ice Cream Shop Flavours Watermelon Crunch Ice Cream
2 pkgs (each 300 g) PC "Eat The Middle First" Cookies
1 cup (250 mL) 35% whipping cream
1/4 cup (50 mL) icing sugar
1 tbsp (15 mL) sprinkles
Chef's tip For a twist, swap in your favourite PC Ice Cream Shop Flavours ice cream variety.