If you don’t own a shaved ice machine you need to get one stat! Shaved ice desserts are a healthy and scrumptious way to cool off on a hot summer day and they’re the new IT treat. Today’s decadent shaved ices are nothing like your typical snow cone — although we love those too. Even POTUS recently kicked off his Hawaiian vaycay with a cherry, melon and ilikoi shave ice. Shave ice, which was introduced years ago by Japanese immigrants, just happens to be Hawaii’s signature treat.