We were discussing ice cream flavors one night and my son suggested vanilla chocolate swirl. I flashed back to the many boxes of Breyer’s ice cream my mother brought home – vanilla fudge twirl, vanilla/chocolate/strawberry, mint chocolate chip, and cherry vanilla. All I had to do was swirl some homemade chocolate syrup into a vanillery base and […]Continue reading "Ice Cream Shmice Cream #22: Vanilla Fudge Swirl"
This is my husband’s latest ice cream request. Every time he busts out with a great idea like this I think he is a secret chef. But if he is, he did not reveal his recipe. I made this one up myself! And it is delicious! Candied Walnuts 2 cups chopped walnuts 1/2 cup coconut sugar Line […]Continue reading "Ice Cream Shmice Cream #21: Maple Candied Walnut"
This ice cream reminds me of those creamsicle pushups in the little tube with the big red, yellow and blue polka dots that I used to get from the ice cream man when I was little. I am afraid to look at the ingredients now but back in the day we didn’t care about ingredients! […]Continue reading "Ice Cream Shmice Cream #20: Creamsicle"
This is a fantastic creation, if I don’t say so myself. Whenever I have raspberries that aren’t perfect looking I toss them into a bag in the freezer. When I have about a cup, I figure out a new recipe to make. In this case, the raspberries give this basic chocolate ice cream a slight […]Continue reading "Ice Cream Shmice Cream #19: Chocolate Raspberry"
Along with the vanilla coconut layer cake, my husband requested rum raisin ice cream for his birthday celebration. I love making his food (and other) wishes come true! I have never eaten rum raisin so I really have no idea what it is supposed to taste like but my husband gave it two thumbs up! […]Continue reading "Ice Cream Shmice Cream #18: Drunken Rum Raisin"