No one wants to be working in a hot kitchen. . Susan. Beat in the eggs one at a … My plan was to make this icebox cake the next day so we had it for the weekend. Layer Nilla Wafers (here's a similar make-at-home recipe) with vanilla extract-infused sweetened whipped cream (1 cup of heavy cream whipped with 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract and 2 teaspoons of confectioners' sugar). When it's hot out, instead of turning on the oven, consider assembling an icebox cake for dessert. Find dinner! Use snickerdoodles instead of ladyfingers, skip the syrup step, and flavor your whipped cream with chai spice. Sandwich chocolate wafers with sweetened whipped cream to create the iconic, beloved original version of an icebox cake. Just keep in mind that you want your cookie of choice to soften over time and absorb the flavors of the whipped cream, so thinner is better. Fold malted milk powder into the whipped cream for a soda shop twist. Fold lemon zest into your whipped cream (or follow our lemon whipped cream recipe). Nonsense!". This gives the whipped cream a thicker, more stabilized texture along with more flavor. She loves homemade bread warm from the oven, raw milk cream, and apple crisp with extra streusel topping. I feel like the grocery is my second home. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This recipe for Vanilla Wafer Ice Box Fruit Cake, by Angie Brady-Daniels/Linda Brady, is from The Brady-Daniels Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at 2020 Here's to good eating! We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! After you layer together your whipped cream and cookies, along with any extras, the cake will sit overnight and the whipped cream will soften the cookies, so they slice easily like cake layers. There is a Filipino version of icebox cake that's very tropical, called "Mango Float". Thanks for posting! Wash, dry, hull and slice about 2 cups worth of the berries and set aside. Nice work. Note to self: Buy 2 or more boxes of vanilla wafers for hungry snack thieves! Layer circles of thin chocolate chip cookies with whipped cream on a plate for a freeform icebox cake with all the best flavors of a cookie dipped in milk. You bet. I can hear you now, "A cake you make in the refrigerator instead of baking? Thanks for sharing the recipe! Where is the actual recipe for the Chocolate Lover’s Icebox Cake?