Gluten Free Nesquik & Nutella Popsicles

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Beat the heat this summer with this quick & delicious, chocolate lover's popsicle!
Gluten Free Nesquik & Nutella Popsicles from Anyonita Nibbles
 
Have I mentioned that Manchester is in the throes of a heatwave? Average summertime temps here are 55 to 60. For much of last week and all this week and forecast for all of next week, temps are hovering around 70. It's lovely but hard work without any air conditioning. So, we've been looking for other ways to stay cool and incorporating lots of water play into our routine including splashing around in the bath at the hottest part of the day!

I've been seeking out edible ways to cool down as well! A friend shared with me a link for Nutella popsicles and I thought they were intriguing. In true, Anyonita Nibbles style, I've played around with the recipe and made it my own. The addition of the Nesquik really amps up the chocolatey flavor of these. They're finished off with a final ribbon of rich Nutella before being dabbed with sugar dots.

A trio of Nesquick and Nutella Popsicles from www.anyonita-nibbles.com

They're so quick to make and use three ingredients you probably have in your cupboard already! If you make them before breakfast, they'll be ready for lunch time when little hands would enjoy helping you dredge these in soft, silky Nutella and crunching them in small bowls of sugar dots or sprinkles.



A three-ingredient Nesquick and Nutella Popsicle Dressed in Sugar Dots from www.anyonita-nibbles.com

Ingredients:

For the popsicles
1 cup/250ml semi-skimmed/2% milk
3tsp Nesquik powder
3 1/2tbsp Nutella
extra Nutella for dipping
sugar dots or sprinkles

Instructions:

Nesquik & Nutella Popsicles
1. Scoop the Nesquik powder into a measuring cup
2. Pour in about an ounce of milk
3. Mix the Nesquik and the milk to form a paste
4. Fill the measuring cup to the 250ml/8 ounce line with milk
5. Pour the milk into a blender or smoothie maker
6. Add in the Nutella
7. Blend until smooth
8. Decant the Nesquik and Nutella mix into popsicle molds and freeze for 3 to 4 hours or until set
9. Once set, dip each popsicle first into Nutella and then into sugar dots or sprinkles
10. Serve and enjoy


A Trio of 3 Ingredient Inverted Nesquick and Nutella Popsicles from www.anyonita-nibbles.com
A 3 Ingredient Nesquick and Nutella Popsicle with a Sugar Dot Mess from www.anyonita-nibbles.com

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25 comments:

  1. Looks so yummy!! I pinned it for my daughter to make later. :)
    Thanks for the recipe!
    Denise

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    1. Thanks for the pin, Denise! I hope you guys enjoy it; we certainly did!

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  2. These look fantastic. I love anything with sprinkles. I'd love it if you'd stop by and link this up to my weekly link party. http://thelifeofjenniferdawn.blogspot.com/2013/07/a-little-bird-told-me-link-party-50.html

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  3. Hi Anyonita, I love this recipe to make ice pops and I am going to make these tonight. Thanks for sharing and I saw it on domestic superhero!
    Have a great weekend. Julie from julieslifestyle.blogspot.com

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  4. OK, you've sold me! This looks too good to pass up. :-) Thanks for sharing your recipe. I found you at Domestic Superhero link party. :-)
    His blessings,
    Kim @ Curtain Queen

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  5. Oh my gosh! YUM! Yep, I will be trying these soon! Thanks for linking these up at the Make Bake Create party!

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  6. Yum yum YUM! Nutella AND nesquick?! Incredible combination! Pinning these now to my 'It's a Sunny Summer' board. Enjoy the Manchester weather - my family have all been raving about it too - visiting at the end of July, I wonder if it will still be hot!? :-D

    Hannah ♫
    Sew Lah Tea Dough

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    1. Thanks for the pin, Hannah! :) Yes, this weather's set to continue on through until August! :)

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    1. Hi Susan! I'll stop by to see if your party is still going on! I'm so bad at weekend parties, because I tend to not blog very much on the weekends!

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  8. Mmmm, these look so good! Perfect for these hot days, though we're in the 90's here most days. 70's sounds beautiful right about now.:) Pinned these; my boys would love them. Thanks so much for linking up to Inspire Me Wednesday! Featuring you in this week's issue.

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    1. Thanks, Mel; these ARE perfect for summer! Oh, the 90s ... I don't miss that from living in NC! Hahaha, I'll keep my 70s and munch on my popsicles! Keep cool!

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  9. What a wonderfully easy popsicle recipe! Thanks for sharing at Simple Supper Tuesday.

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  10. yum!! those really look incredible!!! Pinned! Emily

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  11. These look delicious but they are not gluten free. :( Nesquick powder is not gluten free. It is made in a facility that processes wheat and is not safe for those who have Celiac Disease.

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    1. Hi Sara,
      I'm in the Uk and the Nesquik powder produced here is definitely 100% gluten free. It sounds like it might vary from place to place. Here's what the people at Nesquik have to say about it containing gluten. You may want to contact them directly is you have any doubts: http://www.nestle.co.uk/asset-library/documents/nutritionhealthwellness/gluten%20avoidance%20list.pdf

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  12. Delicious nesquick nutella Popsicle, Love that it is gluten free too. Thanks for sharing with Hearth and soul blog hop.

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  13. G'day! Reminds me of childhood YUM!
    Cheers! Joanne @What's On The List

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  14. DARLING!! Love this post!! Pinning to try!

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  15. Gluten Free Nesquik & Nutella Popsicles sound fantastic ! I love the fact they are gluten free, which means I wont have to be concerned with the neighbor kids this summer. Thank you for sharing another refreshing summertime gluten free treat!

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  16. You have the best ice cream recipes! Nutella is such a delicious treat. Great gluten free popsicle!

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  17. Ok, I love nesquick and nutella! This is BRILLIANT!!!

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  18. I'll definitely be making these this summer, pinning. Diane @ Mrs U Makes

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