Posh Popsicles

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Summer is here… and so are the heatwaves. Need a snack to cool off with? Popsicles are the perfect icy-cold treat to combat the heat! They are super easy to make and the recipe concoctions are endless. Use fun, animal mold shapes for kids such as: an owl, bunny rabbit, turtle, frog, hedgehog, kitty cat, bird, or fish. You can even make a little princess popsicle for you little princess or a robot for your little rascal. Make your kids sour worm popsicles or choose from this list of 43 popsicle recipes for kids.

Sour Worm Popsicles

Complete list of ingredients can be found at A Mom’s Take.

Stick several sour gummy worms to the sides of the Zoku Space Pop Molds for 30 seconds before adding juice. If you’d like, you can stick your molds in the freezer for 10 minutes to help keep your worms in place when you add the juice layer. After you have added your worms to your popsicle molds, pour in your fruity juice of choice, and freeze until solid. Recipe from A Mom’s Take.


Photo Credit: A Mom’s Take

Time for the adults! Have your popsicle and get tipsy too with “poptails”—frozen cocktail mixes on sticks. The Zoku Classic Pops Mold will come in handy for cocktail time. If you’re entertaining or hosting a party, have extra pop sticks on hand and a few popsicle storage cases— your guests will definitely want more than one of these goodies! We found this fabulous list of 23 poptails that are sure to leave you buzzed, enjoy responsibly. 

Tequila-Spiked Mango Popsicles with Chile

Complete list of ingredients can be found at Gillty Pleasure.

Chop mango and add to blender. Add the lime juice, agave, water, salt, and tequila to blender. Puree the mixture until smooth. Pour the puree into the popsicle molds. Place the tray in the freezer. After approximately one hour, add the popsicle sticks. Freeze until solid. Once frozen, release the popsicles by running them under warm water for a few seconds. Dip the popsicles in chile powder to garnish. Recipe from Gillty Pleasure.


Photo Credit: Gillty Pleasure

We’ve covered kids and brought out the spirits for adults, now let’s just wrap things up with simply delicious popsicle recipes for all to enjoy. Check out this yummy list of 33 popsicles for summer and don’t miss out on a s’more pop!

S’mores Popsicles

Complete list of ingredients can be found at The Crafted Sparrow.

In a mixing bowl combine milk and almond chocolate spread.  Use a whisk or electric hand mixer to carefully blend together well.  Chill in fridge for an hour. To prepare your graham cracker crumbs, simply put the crackers in a large ziplock bag and smash with a rolling pin or large wooden spoon. Remove chocolate mixture from refrigerator and add the remaining ingredients by gently stirring in. Carefully fill each mold of your Zoku Quick Duo Pop Maker or Trio Pop Maker with s’mores mixture to the fill line, do not overfill.  Chill for 7-9 minutes, per the Zoku instructions. 

Refer to the instructions for removal instructions using the special included tool. Once popsicles are removed, drizzle melted chocolate over popsicle (it should harden quickly). Recipe from The Crafted Sparrow.


Photo Credit: The Crafted Sparrow