Spook-i-fy homemade Oreo ice cream with this recipe! It calls for black food coloring, and maybe some witches brew.
- HIJINX ice cream mix
- 1 ½ cups half & half or water*
- 1-2 drops of black food coloring
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 cup oreo crumbs
1. Warm the half & half over medium heat or microwave for 30 - 60 seconds (do not boil).
2. Using a blender, combine 1 packet of HIJINX ice cream mix with the half & half, food coloring and vanilla extract. Make sure HIJINX is fully dissolved.
3. Let the mixture rest for 30 minutes on your counter.
4. After 30 minutes, gently stir in 1 cup of oreo crumbs.
5. Transfer to a freezer-safe container with an airtight lid.
6. Freeze for 3-6 hours. Sprinkle remaining oreo crumbs on top before serving. Enjoy!
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A Sweet and Spooky Snack
Black Magic is the unusual-yet-familiar homemade Oreo ice cream with a gothic twist. This recipe would even make Wednesday Addams proud — and that’s saying something. You’re on your way to a unique, spooky, and interesting dessert with a simple blend of Hijinx ice cream mix, Oreo crumbs, vanilla extract, black food coloring, and half & half.
Throw all the ingredients in the blender, then freeze in an airtight container for 3-6 hours. The final results will have the flavor of cookies & cream, and the color of charcoal black that will add to the spooky ambiance of any Halloween extravaganza.
Magical Ice Cream for Spectacular Events
Black Magic ice cream is intriguing, festive, and delicious. Classic party themes are out, and creative themes are IN. So why not lean into some spooky creativity, and elevate your unique party with unique, black-colored ice cream?
Serve at any unusual or alternative event to really immerse your guests or fellow partygoers in a particular vibe. Throw a Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker-style wedding or engagement party with a punk bent, or spice up your Friday night horror movie marathon with sinister treats. Even invite some friends over for an Addams Family-approved pool party with gothic lawn statues, dark and dreary cocktails in colors like green and purple, and this divine variation to homemade Oreo ice cream.
You can even pair Black Magic ice cream with other Halloween-themed ice creams from our recipe page, like Candy Corn, Pumpkin Bourbon, Pumpkin Crunch, or Worms in Dirt. Just because “spooky” isn’t always in season, doesn’t mean that YOUR season can’t be year-round! Plus, we all know that Hocus Pocus 2 is coming up soon, and we want to be as ready as can be.
Hijinx Your Way
So why stick to the usual chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry when you can customize your ice cream to suit your favorite colors and specific party themes? Hijinx makes it incredibly easy to customize your ice cream — from base flavoring to mix-ins, to alcohol or CBD infusions — so you can have ice cream that’s as special as you.
It’s no longer intimidating to create gourmet ice cream and experiment with flavors. Just blend and freeze for a personalized treat that you can serve, share, gift — or keep all to yourself. However you choose to make and share your Hijinx, is correct.