Recipes for Real, Delicious Homemade Ice Cream

In weather hot or cold, nothing beats homemade ice cream.

Ice Cream Maker

Making ice cream with an old-fashioned crank mixer is a fun activity--and working up a sweat will only make the sweet treat more delicious!


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Making Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt

Basic Vanilla Ice Cream

1 quart heavy cream (substitute light cream or half-and-half for a lower-calorie treat)
1 cup sugar (or 1/3 cup honey)
1 tbsp pure vanilla extract

Applesauce Raisin Spice Nut Ice Cream

1 1/2 cups applesauce
1/4 tsp each nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves, ground
1/2 cup raisins
3/4 cup pecans or walnuts

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