Ice cream cookie cups by John Whaite
Waitrose and Partners

Ice cream cookie cups

Cookies, ice cream, whipped cream and drizzles of chocolate - what could be better than John Whaite's cookie cups?! 

    • Makes12
    • CourseDessert
    • Prepare20 mins
    • Cook20 mins
    • Total time40 mins
    • Pluschilling


    • 140g Essential Unsalted Butter, cubed, plus extra for greasing
    • 115g light brown muscovado sugar
    • 100g golden caster sugar
    • tsp vanilla bean paste
    • 1 large egg
    • 200g Essential Plain Flour, plus extra for shaping
    • ¼ tsp baking powder
    • ½ tsp bicarbonate of soda
    • ½ tsp fine sea salt

    For the filling and topping

    • 1 L tub salted butterscotch ice cream
    • 50g dark chocolate, 70% cocoa, chopped
    • 300ml whipping cream
    • 40g Essential Large Peanuts Roasted & Salted, roughly chopped (or use sprinkles, if you prefer)