Recipes from Ice Cream & Sorbets: Cool Recipes

Ice Creams & Sorbet by Lou Seibert Pappas

Nothing beats homemade ice cream, and making it from scratch is a charming summertime tradition whose time has come again. Ice Creams & Sorbets offers nearly 50 recipes for simple and sophisticated frozen desserts: old-fashioned classics such as vanilla bean, strawberry, and bittersweet chocolate; contemporary delights such as Lavender-Honey Ice Cream and Lemongrass-Wine Ice; and sinfully exquisite treats like White Chocolate-Framboise Truffle Gelato. With handy ingredient guides, serving tips, and the rundown on how to select and use ice cream makers, this fabulous book is a recipe for delicious new-fashioned fun.

Two bowls of blueberry ice cream with two spoons on a checked tablecloth

Blueberry Ice Cream

Seeing as blueberries are so darn good for you, one could argue that this rich, creamy ice cream ought to be a summer staple.

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  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 2
Mango Gelato

Mango Gelato

A cousin to ice cream, this pale dessert belies a vibrant richness that’s deserving of any dinner party.

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  • 20 M
  • 3 H, 20 M
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Glass of lavender honey ice cream, in a purple cloth with lavender sprigs

Lavender Honey Ice Cream

Lavender blossoms are steeped in half-and-half until fully flavored. The mixture is stirred with eggs to make a custard and churned for a cool, mellow treat.

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  • 30 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
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