There’s a first time for everything and for me today that’s making Easy Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream. That’s right people, I have never made homemade ice cream and that’s all about to change with this recipe.
This post for Easy Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream was originally sponsored by Hamilton Beach, however, all opinions, as always are my own.
There’s a first time for everything and for me today that’s making and tasting Easy Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream.
And here’s another shocker…my husband never tasted homemade ice cream until today either. Where in the world have we been living to make it this far in life without tasting something so incredibly delicious?
I’m sure somewhere along the way I’ve had homemade ice cream, I just can’t remember. But that all changes today because this recipe is unforgettably delicious!
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- Ice Cream Maker – yes, you’ll need one for this recipe!
- Ice Cream Rock Salt
- Mixing Bowl
- Measuring Cups and Spoons
Make sure you print out the recipe below and save it for later!
- 3 cups granulated sugar
- 3 cups whole milk
- 6 cups whipping cream
- 1 tbsp vanilla extract
- 2 tbsp lemon juice
- 8 lbs ice
- 3 cups rock salt
This recipe couldn’t be more easier. Combine all the ingredients together in a separate mixing bowl and then add to the ice cream maker insert.
Following the instructions in the manual, add the ice and rock salt to the machine and let the churning begin!
After about 40 minutes, the machine started to slow down the ice cream looked like this:
How long do you chill homemade ice cream?
Look how delicious! Now comes the hard part…waiting. Put the ice cream into a freezer safe container and freeze for about one to two hours before serving.
Favorite Ice Cream Toppings
Of course the ice cream is delicious just as it is, but it’s always fun to add your favorite toppings:
- Chocolate sauce or fudge
- Chopped walnuts or pecans
- Different colored sprinkles
- Homemade whipped cream
Like this recipe? Try these Cookie Recipes:
The only thing missing from this dessert is a cookie or two! Here are a few yummy recipes that you might enjoy.
- Chocolate Sugar Cookies – oh my word…how about putting a scoop of this homemade vanilla ice cream between two chocolate sugar cookies? That sounds yummy, right? Or try this recipe for M&M Cookies to make an ice cream sandwich.
- Red Velvet Sandwich Cookies
- Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Soda – you can easily swap out the mint chocolate chip ice cream and use this recipe for vanilla ice cream to make a deliciously creamy ice cream soda!
- Four Different Cake Mix Cookie Recipes
This recipe should yield around 8 to 12 servings. As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases. The nutrition information is calculated automatically. I cannot guarantee its accuracy. If this data is important to you, please verify with your trusted nutrition calculator.
Ingredients for the Ice Cream Base
Ingredients for the Ice Cream Maker
Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 639Total Fat: 45gSaturated Fat: 29gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 13gCholesterol: 141mgSodium: 28356mgCarbohydrates: 56gFiber: 0gSugar: 57gProtein: 5g
This recipe should yield around 8 to 12 servings.
As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases.
The nutrition information is calculated automatically. I cannot guarantee its accuracy. If this data is important to you, please verify with your trusted nutrition calculator.
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