Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Bars

Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Bars are a cool and creamy way to celebrate summer and are super easy to make. A thick Oreo crust on the bottom is covered with a layer of cookies and cream ice cream with extra cookies added to up the cookie to ice cream ratio.

Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Sheet Cake

 

Because I’m perfectly OK with the ice cream merely acting as a binder to hold the cookies together!

Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Sheet Cake. So easy!

Homemade whipped cream is slathered on the top to make this dessert even creamier.

Of coarse you could use Cool Whip instead to shorten the prep time.

These sweet and creamy ice cream bars are as easy as 1-2-3. They are the perfect dessert for a summer celebration.

Like a graduation!

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graduation

 

My son graduated from high school on Friday. I can’t believe how fast the year’s have flown by and I’m so excited to see what the future holds for him.

Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Sheet Cake. So easy!

 

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Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Sheet Cake
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Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Sheet Cake
Prep Time
1 hrs 15 mins
Total Time
1 hrs 15 mins
 

Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Bars are a cool and creamy way to celebrate summer and are super easy to make. A thick Oreo crust on the bottom is covered with a layer of cookies and cream ice cream with extra cookies added to up the cookie to ice cream ratio.

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 9
Calories: 508 kcal
Author: Christin Mahrlig
Ingredients
  • 28 chocolate sandwich cookies finely crushed (Oreos)
  • 5 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 4 to 5 cups cookies and cream ice cream, softened
  • 12 chocolate sandwich cookies, broken into chunks
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • extra Oreos for garnish
Instructions
  1. Line a 9-inch square pan with aluminum foil or parchment paper and preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a medium bowl, stir together melted butter and the 28 finely crushed cookies. Pour into prepared pan and use a spatula to press the crumbs down flat. Bake for 12 minutes and let cool completely.
  3. In a medium bowl, mix together softened ice cream and 12 broken cookies. Spread over cooled crust. Freeze until firm.
  4. Use an electric mixer to beat cream and sugar until stiff peaks form. Spread over ice cream. Garnish with cookies.
  5. Freeze until firm.

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18 thoughts on “Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Bars

  1. Yay, congrats to your son!! So exciting and these ice cream bars are the perfect way to celebrate! I love cookies and cream and made a pie last week too and I want to make these bars next. :)They look phenomenal!

  2. Congratulations to your son and his achievement! My oldest is turning 11 in a couple weeks and I just dread how fast she is growing! Glad you had a wonderful celebration! These ice cream treats look like a great way to celebrate!!

  3. Congratulations on your son’s graduation! Mine graduated Saturday. It’s exciting to see what the future holds for them! These cookies and cream bars look so delicious! It would have gone over well at my house on graduation day!

  4. This desserts look magical Christin! I just love anything with Oreos in it. I made my first Oreo icebox cake on the weekend, that looks a little bit similar and I am totally smitten! Cant wait to try it with ice cream.

  5. Oh my goodness congratulations on your son’s graduation! You have such a beautiful family; you must be so proud! I think my son would love these ice cream bars- he’s a huge cookies & cream lover! Awesome recipe, and I can’t wait to meet you tomorrow in Spokane!

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