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Summer Must-Have Paletas Recipes

Delicious Mexican Popsicles

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The hot, tropical summers of Mexico would not be complete without these icy treats.  Make up a batch with your favorite flavors and enjoy!

1. Paletas de Coco- Coconut Popsicles

Paletas de Coco- Coconut Popsicle
Paletas de Coco- Coconut Popsicle

These creamy popsicles are flavored with coconut milk which freezes to a soft and creamy texture.  Add some bits of tropical fruit if you wish.

2. Paletas de Fresas- Mexican Strawberry Popsicles

Paletas de Fresa - Mexican Strawberry Popsicles
Paletas de Fresa - Mexican Strawberry Popsicles

These fruity popsicles are a summertime favorite around our house.  May and June are great time to make them when strawberries are in season.

3. Paletas de Frambuesa- Mexican Raspberry Popsicles

Paletas de Frambuesa- Mexican Raspberry Popsicles
Paletas de Frambuesa- Mexican Raspberry Popsicles

These berry popsicles are made with raspberries, but would be just as yummy with blueberries, blackberries, strawberries or a mix of them all.  Use whatever berry is in season locally for the best flavor.

4. Paletas de Tamarindo - Mexican Tamarind Popsicles

Paletas de Tamarindo- Mexican Tamarind Popsicle
Paletas de Tamarindo- Mexican Tamarind Popsicle

These popsicles have the wonderful tangy, earthy flavor of tamarind in a sweet, frozen pop. 

5. Paletas de Mango - Mexican Mango Popsicles

When you're in the mood for the flavor of the tropics, these Mango Popsicles will be the perfect way to soothe the cravings.

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