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Easy Strawberry and Cream Floats

Strawberry and Cream Floats are the perfect drink for a perfect summer day! Simple ingredients for a delicious mocktail that they whole family can enjoy!

Where did strawberries and cream originate?

There is no one definitive answer to this question, but it is safe to say that strawberries and cream have been around for a long time!

Some food historians believe that the combo may have originated in medieval times, when cream was used as a way to sweeten tart berries. Others believe that strawberries and cream became popular in the Victorian era, when the two ingredients were often served together at outdoor parties and picnics.

Regardless of where they came from, strawberries and cream have been delighting taste buds for centuries!

Can kids help making this fun drink?

Yes! This is a great recipe for kids to help with. They can measure out the ingredients, stir everything together, and even garnish the glasses with a strawberry or two.

If you want to make things even easier, you can pre-make the strawberry syrup ahead of time. Just store it in the fridge until you’re ready to use it.

What other flavor combinations would be good in a float?

There are endless possibilities when it comes to flavor combinations for floats! Some other tasty combos include:

-Peach and vanilla

-Mango and lime

-Cherry and cola

-Raspberry and lemonade

-Blackberry and mint

What ingredients do you need for this strawberries and cream float?

2 tablespoons strawberry syrup

8 ounces strawberry soda

6 to 8 scoops vanilla ice cream

Where can I serve these yummy drinks?

These floats would be perfect for a summer birthday party, pool party, or any other outdoor gathering! They would also make a fun and festive treat for Fourth of July or Memorial Day.

Easy Strawberry and Cream Floats
Yield: 2 floats

Easy Strawberry and Cream Floats

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

These fun strawberries and cream floats ae so great for the perfect summer day!


  • 2 tablespoons strawberry syrup
  • 8 ounces strawberry soda
  • 6 to 8 scoops vanilla ice cream


  1. Drizzle the strawberry syrup around the sides of the glass.
  2. Scoop the ice cream into the glass.
  3. Top with strawberry soda.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 658Total Fat 29gSaturated Fat 18gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 9gCholesterol 116mgSodium 226mgCarbohydrates 91gFiber 2gSugar 69gProtein 9g

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