Poolside Treats

Beat the heat with these 9 poolside treats from SAVEUR magazine, including recipes for creamy homemade ice cream, brownies, and cookies.

Paw Paw Ice Cream
Paw Paw Ice Cream
This custardy ice cream gets its tropical flavor from paw paws, a musky-sweet fruit native to the American Midwest that tastes somewhere between a banana and a mango, with a plush, creamy texture. Get the recipe for Paw Paw Ice Cream »Farideh Sadeghin
Nick's Supernatural Brownies
Nick's Supernatural Brownies
Fudgy brownies make an ideal base for a decadent ice cream sundae. Get the recipe for Nick's Supernatural BrowniesHelen Rosner
Meyer Lemon Sandwich Cookies
Meyer Lemon Sandwich Cookies
Fragrant Meyer lemon zest goes into these shortbread cookies from pastry chef and author Emily Luchetti. She then uses the sweet–tart juice to make a silky citrus curd that sandwiches two cookies together. Get the recipe for Meyer Lemon Sandwich Cookies »Paul Sirisalee | Food Styling: Eugene Jho
Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies
Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies
Our gluten-free alternative to the classic actually gives the cookies a boost: subtracting flour highlights their pure peanut butter flavor and adds a wonderfully chewy texture. Get the recipe for Flourless Peanut Butter CookiesMatt Taylor-Gross
Strawberry Lemonade Ice-Pops
Strawberry Lemonade Ice-Pops
These simple, summery frozen treats are made with fresh strawberries and lemons. Get the recipe for Strawberry Lemonade Ice-Pops »Matt Taylor-Gross
Strawberry Rhubarb Yogurt Pops
Strawberry Rhubarb Yogurt Pops
These refreshing frozen treats come from pastry chef Jen Yee at New York City's Lafayette. Get the recipe Strawberry Rhubarb Yogurt Pops »Christina Holmes
Nanaimo Bars
Nanaimo Bars
A graham cracker crust enriched with chocolate, almond and coconut supports a dense layer of buttercream and semisweet chocolate. See the recipe for Nanaimo Bars »Penny De Los Santos
Peanut Butter Swirl Ice Cream
Peanut Butter Swirl Ice Cream
For added decadence, top this ultra-peanutty ice cream with chocolate sauce or hot fudge. Get the recipe for Peanut Butter Swirl Ice CreamChristopher Hirsheimer
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies
Try layering chocolate into the cookie dough for crisp edges and a moist and tender inside. Get the recipe for Classic Chocolate Chip CookiesTodd Coleman