Smooth, creamy, cold treats are a perfect match for hot Beijing summer days. Read on for three simple, healthier alternatives to sugar-rich ice cream after the jump. Best of all, none of them require an ice cream machine.

Sugar-Free Coconut Vanilla Ice Cream
Pictured above this two ingredient dessert is paleo, vegan, sugar-free: basically you can serve this to the very pickiest of eaters!

Avocado Ice Cream Recipe
Slightly more ingredients, but still a cinch to put together and full of healthy fats.

One-Ingredient Banana Ice Cream
Despite the giveaway title, somehow this is still a ten step recipe... thekitchn.com may be over complicating the instructions slightly! With suggestion on how to take the base recipe and make ten different flavors.

This post first apeared on our sister website beijingkids.com.

Photos: InSonnetsKitchen.com, HealthExtremist.com, thekitchn.com


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