Menu
Lifestyle

Vegemite flavoured icy poles? It's a thing

Vegemite Icy Pop recipes have been launched.
Vegemite Icy Pop recipes have been launched. Contrbuted

LOVE Vegemite? Love ice blocks?

Just in time to escape the summer heatwaves that scorch Queensland, Vegemite Australia has released a range of recipes.

Recipes for Vegemite ice cream pops, Halloween popcorn, breakfast pizzas, filo fingers, BLTs and more are now available.

Given its unique quintessential Australian taste, what better way to cool off in the shade over the Christmas holidays.

Not everyone was enthusiastic about the salty spread taking on a dessert snack identity. 

They were joined by even more on Twitter: 

And: 

Thankfully for happy little vegemites everywhere, plenty of others came to the defence of the new creation. 

And: 

The total time to whip up these taste snacks is just 20 minutes for eight servings.

HOW TO MAKE VEGEMITE ICE CREAM POPS (courtesy of Vegemite): 

INGEDIENTS:

  • 2/3 cup caster sugar
  • ½ cup cocoa
  • ¼ cup honey
  • two tablespoons Vegemite
  • three teaspoons cornflour
  • one teaspoon vanilla
  • one cup milk
  • one cup thickened cream, whipped

METHOD:

  • Combine in a saucepan the sugar, cocoa, honey, Vegemite, corn flour and milk.
  • Whisk over a medium heat until the mixture is smooth, bring to the boil, reduce the heat and simmer gently until slightly thickened and custard like.
  • Remove from the heat, pour into a heat proof bowl and chill.
  • Fold the whipped cream through the chilled custard mixture then pour into popsicle moulds. Freeze until firm.

Topics:  editors picks food ice cream vegemite


Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Kids lured into fishing fun

KEEN TO LEARN: Wylie Featherstone, Jake Lyons, Ashley Jackson (back); Isabella Jackson and Dean Lyons (front).

Learn to fish day attracts plenty along.

Plums down as grower laments 'failure season'

NOT SO PLUM: Rowan Berecry and Bim Goodrich from the Warroo Orchard say this season has been a failure.

It's been a tough year for Queen Garnet growers.

Centre takeover met with caution

New sign at the old YMCA facility.

No programs cut from centre: Council

Local Partners