Tag: ice cream

215: Blueberry Cinnamon Swirl Ice Cream

215: Blueberry Cinnamon Swirl Ice Cream

On Sunday before I made this ice cream, I saw that there was a heat advisory through Wednesday. By Thursday (when I originally started writing this post), they re-extended the EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING to Saturday! That’s a full week of excessive heat. We finished off […]

181: Brown Sugar and Toasted Almond Ice Cream

181: Brown Sugar and Toasted Almond Ice Cream

Hot weather is a good reason to make ice cream. I decided to make Brown Sugar and Toasted Almond Ice Cream. Although this is a recipe from Eating Well and should be lighter, I bought regular evaporated milk at the store instead of fat-free/light. Oops! […]

178: Banana Split Ice Cream Sandwiches

178: Banana Split Ice Cream Sandwiches

I’ve always toyed with the idea of making ice cream sandwiches, so I was excited when I came across the recipe for Banana Split Ice Cream Sandwiches. My criteria for a recipe for ice cream sandwiches: it had to involve making either the ice cream […]

158: Cherry Vanilla Bean Milkshake

158: Cherry Vanilla Bean Milkshake

I love cherries, and I get excited about them every year. We bought too many, and so I had to pit and freeze them. [I actually bought a cherry pitter just to do this, and I love it!] I was glad to have the excuse […]

156: Avocado Ice Cream

156: Avocado Ice Cream

I was excited to try Avocado Ice Cream. I wasn’t sure if we’d like it, and knew we couldn’t eat an entire batch, so I made a third of a batch, using most of one avocado. I likewise reduced the other ingredients to a third. […]

135: Caramel Ice Cream

135: Caramel Ice Cream

Memorial Day also seemed like a good time to make ice cream. Ice cream can be tough to make partial quantities of when it calls for things like eggs – how do you halve 3 egg yolks, for instance? I’m also not eating as many […]

87: Strawberry-Citrus Sorbet

87: Strawberry-Citrus Sorbet

I had decided that if the weather stayed hot, I would make some sort of cold treat for everyone at work. Not everyone I work with is lucky enough to be able to have lots of windows open to have a nice (if sometimes warm) […]