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How to Make Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

How to Make Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

Homemade ice cream is delicious and quite easy to make – if you are using an electric ice cream maker that is. Growing up, our ice cream maker was the hand-crank type which seemed to take forever to make. While hand cranking, I often wondered if the end treat was worth the trouble… But when I am eating the homemade ice cream, it is totally worth it! Ingredients Needed: 1 cups heavy whipping cream 2 cups half-and-half 1 cup sugar 2 tsp. vanilla extract 2 eggs ¼ tsp. salt Important! This recipe was made using a gel-based automatic ice cream maker. It requires you to pre-freeze the canister for several hours prior to making ice cream. Directions: Add the whipping cream, half-and-half, eggs, salt sugar and vanilla to a large bowl. Using a whisk or electric mixer, beat until well blended. Chill in refrigerator for 1 hour or overnight, if making ahead. Follow your ice cream maker’s instructions for churning time. Ours needed to churn in the pre-frozen canister for about 25 minute ...

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How to Make an Orange Creamsicle Float

How to Make an Orange Creamsicle Float

...  you’re an orange creamsicle float fan, you’ll love this recipe. The base of any float is ice cream and flavored soda such as the traditional root beer or coke. However, we are taking the idea one step further and creating a smooth, delicious treat that will make your taste buds stand up and say Yummy! Ingredients Needed: 2 scoops vanilla ice cream 1 scoop orange sherbet 12 oz orange soda, chilled 1/4 teaspoon vanilla (optional) Directions: Chill float glass ahead of time. Add ice cream to a float glass. Next add orange sherbet. Tilting glass to reduce bubbles, pour in orange soda. Gently stir in the vanilla. Serve the orange creamsicle float ...

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S’mores Recipe – Reeses Frozen Treat

S’mores Recipe – Reeses Frozen Treat

...  cake frosting or liquid hershey syrup for it. You will have a big mess! I used chocolate chip cookies in this recipe,  but these treats are equally great using snickerdoodles, peanut butter cookies and sugar cookies. Ingredients Needed: 8 pre-made chocolate chip cookies (fresh or store bought) * Cookies should be about the same size as the mini peanut butter cups 4 marshmallows 4 mini Reese’s peanut butter cups 4 tsp. hot fudge ice cream topping Tip! You can use 1/4 cup softened vanilla ice cream per treat (1 cup total needed) for even more yummy goodness. Directions: Lay 4 cookies flat side up on a plate, tray or cookie sheet. Spread ½ tsp. of fudge topping onto each cookie. Toast marshmallows and immediately place on top of cookies; one marshmallow per cookie. Top with one peanut butter cup. Spread the remaining four cookies with fudge topping. If adding ice cream, spread it on top of fudge topping. Place fudge/ice cream side down on top of peanut butter cup. Firmly ...

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Peanut Butter and Ice Cream Sandwich Recipe

Peanut Butter and Ice Cream Sandwich Recipe

...  will love this delicious twist on a classic taste. Surprise your next house guests or party goers by making these a day or two ahead of time and serving them as a treat or dessert. Note: We’ve made these many times and have found that some cookie brands freeze harder than others. Once you remove the sandwich from the freezer, you may want to allow it to thaw a few minutes before serving. Ingredients Needed: 16 tsp strawberry jam (or your favorite flavor) 16 soft peanut butter cookies 1 vanilla ice cream  (about 1 pint)  * For large cookies or thicker ‘sandwiches’, more ice cream may be required Directions: Spread 1 teaspoon jam onto bottoms of all 18 cookies. Using a knife, cut ice cream into eight 1/2 inch thick slices. Work quickly to avoid ice cream becoming soft! Using a glass, cookie or biscuit cutter roughly the same size as the cookies, cut ice cream into rounds. Place one round onto a cookie, repeat with 7 more cookies. Top with remaining cookies. Gently ...

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Strawberry Milkshake Ingredients

Strawberry Milkshake Ingredients

...  milkshake besides strawberries? You’re about to find out. Whether made from ice cream, iced milk or even frozen yogurt, strawberry milkshakes are a favorite cool treat amount kids and adults alike. This recipe calls for fresh strawberries but if you want to make it out of season; you can buy frozen strawberries or even purchase strawberry flavored syrup for year-round goodness. Ingredients Needed: 1/2 pound fresh strawberries 3 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 pint vanilla ice cream 1/2 cup milk Directions: Chill glass ahead of time. Wash, hull and slice strawberries – reserving a few whole berries for garnish. Place sliced strawberries, vanilla and sugar in a bowl. Stir and set aside for 30 minutes to 1 hour to allow berries to create syrup. Stir occasionally to ensure sugar dissolves completely. Blend strawberries, ice cream, and milk until smooth. Pour into chilled glass and garnish glass rim with whole strawberry. Serve ...

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