Cherry ( licious ) Ice cream
Summer is such a thirsty business ......
I'm so happy and very delighted when I saw loads of lusciously delectable cherries at our local market
I thought after those gorgeously cheap cherries early this year , the next time I'm going to see cherries again will be next year ....
Just like Maltesers , which I just can't stop eating that the last time I baked cookies that calls for malted choco , there were not just enough to use ! Good thing choco chips as a sub were just as good ^__^''
Cherries like Maltesers are one of those food that once you pop , you just can't stop er that's Pringles hee hee
So did I use fresh cherries ?!
Fresh cherries are for snacking ! Okay ! Okay , there were not enough to make this batch of ice cream lol
I got a standby , canned cherries , which I bought last year just in case , you know ! -__-' pfffttttt
1 can / 439 grams dark sweet cherries in heavy syrup , I used S&W brand
2 1/2 tablespoon sugar
generous tablespoon lime juice
1 tablespoon cherry brandy , I used Bols
pinch of salt
scant cup of heavy cream
2/3 cup whole milk
50 grams each of milk and white chocolate chips
* Combine the first 5 ingredients in a medium saucepan , cook for 10 minutes ; stirring from time to time until the mixture are very soft . Let cool and transfer to a blender or food processor and puree until smooth ; - I got a cup of cherry puree from this cooked mixture - add the cream and milk and blend until smooth . transfer to a bowl and chill for at least an hour .
* Pour the mixture in an ice cream maker and churn ; add in the choco chips after the last minute of churning ; transfer to the freezerproof container and freeze overnight .
Hi Anne, wow.... I like your cherry-licious ice cream. So this is my birthday treat from you? I want 3 scoops can or not? Thank you in advance.:)ReplyDelete
Thanks for sharing the recipe, it look extremely good.2 thumbs up for you.
Have a nice day
Amelia , glad that you like my bday treat for you !:D Another scoop ?! lolDelete
Wow!! that looks amazing - so creamy and delicious!!!ReplyDelete
Your recipe idea stolen from Sherry looks delicious. I thought you are using fresh cherries. But that's Ok I like canned cherries as well.ReplyDelete
This is perfect for the hot weather here!ReplyDelete
Oh wow! Anymore scoops to share around? Hehe! Looks delicious! You are right, fresh cherries are for snacking! They are way TOO EXPENSIVE to make into ice cream! :)ReplyDelete
Joyce , check you're email I already sent you 2 scoops ! lol Ha! I couldn't agree more and it's such a shame to cook it when it's really good just to munch it :DDelete
they look perfect, I almost made the decision to try making ice-creams for the first time, still scary a bit:)ReplyDelete
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Ola , the first time I made ice cream my custard curdled , luckily it's still edible :DDelete
Oh Anne, this ice cream looks incredible....could I have some please, too? By the way just beneath your ice cream is an advert for loosing weight....:-)ReplyDelete
Hahahahha You're right , Suchi ! I laughed so hard the last time I saw that ad in my previous post ! :D :D :DDelete
this is just awesome.. I am loving itReplyDelete
You know what, I'm like you - I love cherries and Maltesers!ReplyDelete
Both overpriced and super expensive in KL though :( Used to be able to get them for cheap in UK.
Fantastic! This really sounds amazing and begs to be tried. This recipe will be moving from your kitchen to mine in the very near future. Have a wonderful day.Blessings...MaryReplyDelete
You make me jealous everytime I read about your ice cream recipes.ReplyDelete
I tried cherry ice cream for the first time the other day, and I LOVE it! Yours looks even better!!
oo i have the hardest time when buying fresh produce! i always have huge plans of stuff i want to make with it, but once i get it home i just want to eat it straight. i think your canned cherries are a great idea - save the fresh stuff for snacking!ReplyDelete
LOL... guess we're the same coz I do tend to popped the cherries or chocolates in my mouth & ended up rushing to the store again! LOL I LOVE cherry ice -cream but our small mini cherry tree only produced 2 kg & not enough to even to make anything. My sons ate them within minutes! But it's still cherry season here so I will try your recipe & great we can use can cherry too! Cherry over here is expensive too & my hubby preferred to eat them than making a recipe with it too. :)ReplyDelete
Mmmmmm,mmmmmm...this is one spectacular ice cream! I love cherries!ReplyDelete
yeah, fresh cherries are very expensive here, i havnt tried using them for bakes or anything except just snack on them!! delighted to see an ice cream recipe using canned pitted cherries! i like the colour too!ReplyDelete
wow..this looks damn cute & scrumptiously tastyReplyDelete
I love cherry ice cream, and what a great idea adding in those chocolate chips!ReplyDelete
I need to make this immediately lol. xoReplyDelete