Our ice cream maker is probably one of the better purchases we've ever made. It doesn't promote the healthiest diet possible (as opposed to say, a juicer), but the results are far more exciting. I've made all sorts of flavors; like vanilla (seen here) and mint chip, but coffee ice cream has been on the top of my must-make list for the longest amount of time. I wanted it to be creamy and rich, but with an intense coffee flavor, which is exactly what I got with this recipe. It'll be the perfect thing to serve after dinner parties (especially since I can make it decaf) or simply to eat out of the container like we did this past weekend.
Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
Since today is the last official day of summer, I wanted to end the season with a quintessential warm weather treat. A few weeks back I purchased an ice cream maker on Gilt Groupe (click here if you'd like an invite) and I've been pouring over recipes ever since. I couldn't wait ...read more