My Newest Toy

Pulverized semi-sweet chocolate.

Pulverized semi-sweet chocolate.

Slurry being churned in ice cream maker.

Slurry being churned in ice cream maker.

Pulverized Chips have been added to the ice cream.

Pulverized Chips have been added to the ice cream.

Ice cream, ice cream, who doesn’t love ice cream. For my birthday, my MIL (Mother-in-law) asked me what I wanted? Well, I couldn’t think of anything, so she said to think about it? So the first two ideas, she shot down. So finally, I told her I always wanted an ice cream maker. Which actually brings up a memory from long ago, when I gave my Dad and ice cream maker. Or so I thought. apparently, it was just an extra tub for someone who already had the ice cream maker. So back it went, and gave him cash instead. So for my birthday, she bought me a Cuisinart Brand Ice Cream Maker. It has a tub that you place in the freezer and freeze it for at least 16 hours. I make the slurry as I call it in the AM, refrigerate it for at the minimum of 2 hours and make the ice cream in the afternoon, and then freeze the ice cream for our dessert for after dinner, usually around 8 PM. Also as soon as I wash out the tub, it goes back in the freezer. The first two recipes I made were straight out of the recipe book that came with the machine. However, I started changing things for the next ones.

Recipes:

Chocolate Chip with Sea Salt Ice Cream

Peanut Butter Ice Cream

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip

 

 

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