Pink Lemonade Icebox Cake

pink lemonade cake finished and plated.

Pink lemonade adds a hint of tartness to the cake and cuts down on the sweetness factor. The crumbly crust paired with the velvety ice cream and rose pink colour is divine, and also adorable.

Makes: 9 portions
Prep Time: 15-20 minutes
Rest Time: 6.5 hours

Ingredients

  • 330 g / 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 30 ml / 2 tbsp Mirage margarine, melted
  • 66 g / 1/3 cup sugar
  • 225 ml / 1 cup frozen pink lemonade concentrate, defrosted but kept cool in the fridge
  • 900 ml / 4 cups vanilla ice cream, softened in refrigerator for 10-15 minutes

Directions

  1. Mix cookie crumbs with melted Mirage margarine and sugar until mixture adheres to itself. If it’s still too crumbly, add a tablespoon more of melted margarine.
  2. graham cracker crust ingredients mixed together.

  3. Press crumb mixture into a parchment lined square cake pan. Chill for at least 30 minutes.
  4. Graham cracker crust pressed into parchment lined pan.

  5. Mix softened ice cream with concentrated lemonade. Transfer ice cream mixture atop crust and smooth the top. Freeze firm for at least 6 hours or overnight. You can keep the pie in the freezer for up to a week.
  6. Ice cream mixed with pink lemonade.

Chef Notes

  • Serve with whipped cream and sliced strawberries if desired.

pink lemonade cake plated.

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