Hot chocolate + homemade ice cream = bliss!
I love ice cream. This easy homemade version has just 3 ingredients. It tastes like a creamy cup of hot chocolate, only it’s cold and you eat it with a spoon. Yum!
The other night I was craving a bowl of ice cream, but didn’t want to brave the snow to go buy some. (Am I the only person who likes ice cream in winter? I hope not!) Jim suggested that I make homemade ice cream and the idea of adding hot cocoa mix to my basic recipe popped into my mind.
We have a counter top ice cream maker, similar to this one – Cuisinart ICE-21 Frozen Yogurt-Ice Cream & Sorbet Maker. Actually, we have two, both gifts. I keep the bowls in the freezer for whenever the ice cream mood hits. It takes about 30 minutes to whip up a batch.
Here’s what you’ll need: [Read more...]