The days are getting warmer, and I scream, you scream, everyone screams for ice cream! So here are absolutely delicious comforting ice cream recipes that you can make today, both with and without an ice cream maker.
Nothing says summer like ice cream. Well actually, in my world, ice cream is good for every day of the year! It doesn’t matter if it is summer, winter, spring or fall – I love ice cream any day of the year!
Eating delicious creamy ice cream is one of the most comforting things I can think of. If I am stressed, tired or sick, I love to eat a creamy bowl of ice cream. There is just something about the comforting factor of the mixture and the flavors.
I also love to try different ice cream flavors. The more unusual the better. I don’t just want the regular grocery store ice cream flavors (although I love them too), I want to try different flavors, and different mixtures of flavors.
So here are 16 delicious ice creams that I have found and tried. The majority of these are really unusual flavors and mixtures that you wouldn’t have tried before. Try these all out and see what you love the most!
Roasted Strawberry Ice Cream
A twist on regular strawberry ice cream, this one involves roasting strawberries. It is a creamy delicious ice cream, with an amazing strawberry taste, unlike regular old strawberry ice cream. You can see the full post here from the Novice Housewife.
Chocolate Hazelnut Ice Cream
If you have never tasted chocolate and hazelnuts together, you are in for a treat! Chocolate and hazelnuts (think Ferrro Rochet!) are so delicious together. Therefore this recipe for chocolate and hazelnut ice cream should really be tempting to your taste buds! You can get the full recipe here from A Beautiful Plate.
Lemon Meringue Ice Cream
This Lemon Meringue ice cream has summer written all over it! It is touted by the creator as only being for serious lemon lovers only! The ice cream concoction has a light, airy-cloud like texture, almost like a lemon mousse. You can get the full recipe tutorial here from Love & Olive Oil.
Salted Pretzel Ice Cream
This Salted Pretzel ice cream has chocolate and peanut butter too. It is full of so many amazing flavors – it is creamy and salty all at the same time. You will absolutely love this flavor ice cream – you won’t be able to stop at just one bowl! See the full post here from Cake Over Steak.
Cucumber Gin and Tonic Sorbet
This is definitely one for the adults! This sorbet is just like a frozen glass of gin and tonic! Yes it does contain real gin, and tonic too! You can get the full recipe here from Bourbon and Honey.
Golden Milk Ice Cream
This is golden milk, or turmeric milk, in an ice cream! It is full of coconut milk, which makes it very very creamy. Then on top of that the ingredients are amazing – turmeric, fresh ginger, cinnamon, black pepper, cardamon, and maple syrup. Doesn’t that sound so comforting? You can get the full recipe here.
Burnt Caramel Bourbon Ice Cream
Yes this is another ‘grown up’ ice cream! It does contain real bourbon! It is full of flavor and too incredibly easy to eat lots and lots of this! See the recipe right here.
Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream (& Sandwiches)
Raspberry ripple ice cream is full of the sweet tangy taste of fresh raspberries, which mixes in so well with the creamy ice cream. But then, make cookies too to create wonderful tasting raspberry ripple ice cream sandwiches! You can see the full recipe here.
Pistachio & Rose Water Ice Cream
This ice cream is full of Persian flavor! The rose water and pistachios are such a winning combination of wonderful tastes (and smells). This is such a flavorful ice cream that you will absolutely love. You can get the full recipe here.
Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream
This ice cream was created especially for putting on top of pies! Think about all those gorgeous pies, such as apple and more! Ice cream is such a wonderful topping and accompaniment to any pie! You can get the full recipe here.
Creamy Marshmallow Ice Cream
This ice cream only has 3 ingredients, including soft creamy marshmallow fluff. It makes a perfect summer ice cream. It would be delicious with fresh fruit added, or on top of a slice of pie! You can view the complete recipe here.
Butterbeer Ice Cream
This ice cream is a creamy mixture of caramel and butterscotch. It tastes just like the butterbeer from Harry Potter! (I had it at the Harry Potter Wizarding World at Universal in Florida, which is the only time I have tasted butterbeer!) Placed in an ice cream, it is especially amazing. Get the recipe right here.
Coconut Ice Cream
This ice cream only uses 2 ingredients, and you can make it without a machine. It is full of shredded coconut, that gives it a great texture too. Get the recipe here.
Coffee Ice Cream
This homemade coffee ice cream starts with a custard that is blended with heavy cream, and then churned in an ice cream maker, to make it a smooth and creamy decadent dessert. You can see the recipe right here.
Key Lime Pie Ice Cream
This ice cream uses only 4 ingredients, and tastes like a burst of summer! It is decadent, sweet, rich and creamy, with a blast of tartness too! You can get the full recipe here.
Cotton Candy Ice Cream
Cotton candy is one of those defining tastes of summer. So why not put it in an ice cream? The two go together perfectly! It uses a cotton candy syrup as one of the ingredients, to really get that cotton candy taste. You can see the complete recipe here.
The days are getting warmer, and I scream, you scream, everyone screams for ice cream! So here are delicious comforting ice cream recipes that you can make today, both with and without an ice cream maker.