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Simple Children's Recipes - Vanilla Ice Cream

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 Vanilla Ice Cream from www.walkaboutcrafts.com


1 vanilla pod

300ml (½ pint) milk

3 egg yolks

50 - 75g (2-3oz) caster sugar

300ml (10 fl oz) double cream


1. Split the vanilla pod to reveal the seeds. Put the milk and vanilla pod into a heavy based saucepan and bring almost to the boil. Remove from heat. cover and leave to infuse for about 20 minutes.

2. Beat the egg yolks and sugar together in a bowl until well blended. Stir in the milk and strain back into the pan. Cook the custard over a gentle heat, stirring all the time, until it thickens very slightly. Do not let it boil or it will curdle. Pour into a bowl and leave to cool.

3. Whisk the cream into the cold custard mixture.

4. Freeze the ice cream  for about 2 hours until mushy in texture. Turn into a large chilled bowl and mash with a fork. Freeze for 3-4 hours until firm. Soften in the refrigerator for about an hour before serving.

For chocolate ice-cream replace the vanilla with 125g (4oz) plain chocolate.

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