Summertime Cream Sodas & Frozen Treats

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Get ready for simple and sweet summer entertaining with 7UP®, A&W® Root Beer, and Sunkist® soda. You’ll love these easy recipes for summertime cream sodas and frozen treats!

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When it comes to entertaining (toddlers and grown ups alike), I always opt for simplicity. Especially in the summertime, when everyone is pretty much happy as long as they’re in good company and have something cold to drink in their hands (or a frozen treat to slurp). To that end, these sweet recipes ideas can be enjoyed poolside, in the backyard, or wherever your summer fun takes you! Today, I’m sharing my favorite recipes for Easy Summertime Cream Sodas and Root Beer Float frozen treats. Both are super simple to put together and will please any crowd!

7UP Cream Soda

This 7UP Cream Soda is absolutely gorgeous! Toss in a couple of blueberries for a pop of blue that will make this drink perfect for your Memorial Day and Fourth of July get-togethers.

What You’ll Need:

  • ice
  • 7UP soda
  • maraschino cherries (with syrup)
  • vanilla creamer

Instructions:

  1. Fill a glass with ice. Spoon 2-3 tablespoons of the cherry syrup over the ice.
  2. Pour the 7UP soda over the ice, and let the fizz settle.
  3. Add 2 tablespoons of vanilla cream and stir.

Sunkist® Soda Cream Soda

This one is sure to be a hit with kids of all ages! It’s creamy and sweet, and it tastes just like an orange cream frozen pop. Add an orange slice to the rim of your glass to make it extra fancy.

What You’ll Need:

  • ice
  • Sunkist® soda
  • vanilla creamer
  • optional: orange slices

Instructions:

  1. Fill a glass with ice.
  2. Pour the Sunkist® soda over the ice, and let the fizz settle.
  3. Add 2 tablespoons of vanilla cream and stir.

Root Beer Cream Soda

This one is my personal favorite. If you’re a fan of root beer floats (like I am), this is the cream soda for you. I guarantee you won’t even miss the ice cream!

What You’ll Need:

  • ice
  • A&W Root Beer
  • vanilla creamer

Instructions:

  1. Fill a glass with ice.
  2. Pour the A&W Root Beer over the ice, and let the fizz settle.
  3. Add 2 tablespoons of vanilla cream and stir.

Root Beer Float Frozen Treats

If you’re still looking for another way to enjoy the great taste of A&W Root Beer floats, these Root Beer Float Frozen Treats are a must try! Only two ingredients and so deliciously creamy. You’ll want to make them again and again all summer long!

What You’ll Need:

  • 2 cans (7.5 ounces) A&W Root Beer
  • 4 large scoops vanilla ice cream
  • frozen pop molds (makes 6-8)

Instructions:

  1. Blend together the A&W Root Beer and the ice cream until smooth.
  2. Pour into frozen pop molds and freeze for 3-4 hours until frozen solid.
  3. Dip the mold in hot water to gently loosen the frozen pop before pulling it out of the mold.

What are you waiting for?! Swing by your nearest Target today and grab everything you need to make these cool and creamy summertime cream sodas and frozen treats!

Simple Cream Soda ideas for summertime!

Be sure to check out my other summertime family-friendly drinks:

Ashton Swank

Ashton is the owner and author of Something Swanky. Although first and foremost a wife and mother, she considers herself an online entrepreneur, freelance writer and photographer, and brand ambassador. Her focus is in food styling, food photography and recipe development.