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 to meld complex flavors together and play with herbal notes, floral hints and exotic spices. But after much deliberation, I decided that there's really nothing better than ice cream in its purest form and went with this recipe. The vanilla flavor was intoxicating and I was pleasantly surprised by the smooth and creamy texture.
Coffee Ice Cream
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 ...read more