Introduction: Prevent Ice Cream Cone Drips

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Prevent ice cream cone drips with this sweet trick!

Posted by Instructables on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

I think most people would agree there's something eternally childhood about eating ice cream. Like "flying" on a swing or digging your toes into sand. One part of that youthful experience I could do without: wearing my ice cream like a 5 year old. This super simple solution for how to prevent ice cream drips allows me to stay young on the inside / grown up (and clean) on the outside Get ready to have your mind blown by this quick, surprising fix

Step 1: Supplies

Sugar or waffle cones
Mini marshmallows
Ice cream
Small spoon

Step 2: The 3 Second Solution to Preventing Ice Cream Cone Drips

1. Drop one mini marshmallow into the bottom of the cone.
2. Use the end of a small spoon handle to gently squish it into place in the tip of the cone.
3. Proceed with ice cream cone business as usual!

Step 3: Breaking It Down

Here's a photo break down of the process for those who don't want to watch the video.

Step 4: How It Works

This bisection GIF shows you how the mighty marshmallow stops the flow of melting ice cream. I'm so in love with this simple solution!

Happy end of summer* everyone!! Get your drip-free deliciousness on!

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