Real Raspberry Ice Cream Float

Fresh raspberries, soda and creamy vanilla ice cream make a modern twist to the classic Soda Fountain favorite. Feel free to swap in blackberries or strawberries, or add your favorite berry soda. This simple, flexible treat is so sweet on hot summer days! (And pretty cool on cold winter nights, too!)

5 min
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time


  • 1 cup fresh raspberries
  • 2 tablespoons honey or simple syrup
  • 8 ounces lemon-lime soda
  • 2-3 scoops Crystal Classic Vanilla Ice Cream

Products used

  • Classic Vanilla Ice Cream


  • Step 1

    In a small bowl, gently toss together raspberries and honey.

  • Step 2

    Place half of the raspberry mixture in the bottom of a tall glass. Top with a small pour of soda. Add scoops of ice cream, layering with more raspberries. Top off with a slow pour of soda and serve immediately.