Ice Cream Cone: Sweet and Creative Recipes to Make at Home

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You may never have thought of it, but an ice cream cone is more versatile than it looks. In addition to accompanying the cold delights in various flavors, they can be protagonists of different desserts. Can you make stuffed ice cream cone, with cake, with toppings? The possibilities are numerous.

The cool thing is that this crispy cone is easily found ready in supermarkets, but can be made at home in a practical way and with low level of difficulty. Want to learn how to make and, in addition, check very different recipes? Just keep reading this post!

How To Make Ice Cream Cone


  • 120 g of flour
  • 100 g of sugar
  • 3 whites
  • 2 tbsp melted butter
  • ½ tsp vanilla essence
  • 2 pinches of salt

Step by step

  1. Beat the egg whites, sugar, vanilla essence and salt;
  2. Then gradually add the flour and melted butter;
  3. In a greased and greased paper pan, make circles of dough using a spoon;
  4. Bake in preheated oven at 180ºC for 10 minutes;
  5. Remove the dough from the oven and still warm, shape it into a cone shape, being careful to keep the underside tightly closed;
  6. Wait for it to cool and serve the way you like it best.

If you prefer, you can make the cones in an oil-brushed skillet instead of baking. In this case, it is important to turn when the dough turns golden.

Ice Cream Cone Recipes

Now that you know how to make your own ice cream cone, it's time to use it in recipes that are a show of sweetness and creativity. Whether for a different snack or to sell, you will love these suggestions.

1. Coffee in chocolate cone

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It is a mistake to think that coffee can be enjoyed in just one cup. Is the idea here to use a chocolate ice cream cone as a container? and eat it later, of course. A very cool idea to surprise visitors! Play in the video to see how it is done.

2. Chocolate Filled Carrot

A good choice for Easter or even to decorate children's parties, the above tutorial teaches how to turn an ice cream cone into a carrot. Crunchy, it can be stuffed with chocolate ganache, brigadier, dulce de leche or whatever you prefer. Try it!

3. Truffled cone with brigadeiros

Okay, ice cream is delicious, but how about trading it for brigadier? It's too good, right? This idea here is simple and very charming, perfect for selling and making extra money. Capriche in the filling and decorate as you prefer!

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4. Unicorn Horn Cone

It's no news that unicorns are the darlings of the moment, right? In the tutorial above you can see how to make a Nutella stuffed unicorn horn. The cone is made with cookie dough, impossible not to be a delight.

5. Homemade donut cone

You can take your ice cream cone to another level, and Dani Noce teaches you step by step. The cool thing is that in the video you learn how to make your own cone, which is crispy and very tasty, just like the donuts. Worth a try.

6. Golden Cone Unicorn Ice Cream

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In the recipes above you learned how to make a unicorn horn. How about an ice cream within this trend? It's all colorful and easy, even magical. The necessary ingredients are sour cream, condensed milk, vanilla essence, coloring and confectionery. The cone gives that decorative touch.

7. Cake in the cone

No, the ice cream cone does not need to be consumed with ice cream alone. How about using it as a cupcake for a very special dessert? In this idea, the shell gets a layer of melted chocolate, ganache filling and a crumbly cake top. Makes your mouth water just thinking?

8. Melted Ice Cream Cake Pop

Also known as a stick cake, cake pop is prepared with a crumbly ready-made cake mix mixed with condensed milk. In this recipe, it is decorated to look like a melted ice cream. A charm for parties. Call the kids to help with the preparation, the fun is guaranteed.

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9. Cupcake in Ice Cream Cone

Simple, fast and easy. Who doesn't love a candy like that? Here the idea is to bake the cake directly on the ice cream cone. However, be careful not to overfill the shell with dough as it will grow and may end up messing with your oven. Over the cake, an amazing ganache topping. Hmmmm? Play to see the walkthrough.

Want to learn how to make more delicious desserts? Check out how to make ice cream pie and rock the kitchen!

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