S’mores Ice Cream Recipe
Hey there, food enthusiasts and ice cream lovers! Today, we’re diving into the delightful world of S’mores Ice Cream. This frozen treat combines the classic campfire flavors of graham crackers, marshmallows, and chocolate into a creamy, dreamy dessert that’s perfect for beating the summer heat.
History of S’mores Ice Cream:
S’mores, short for “some more,” have been a beloved camping tradition for decades. The first recorded recipe for S’mores dates back to the 1920s. It wasn’t long before someone had the brilliant idea to turn these campfire goodies into ice cream, and the rest is history!
S'mores Ice Cream Recipe
- Ice cream maker
- Mixing bowls
- Measuring cups and spoons
- 2 cups heavy cream
- 1 cup whole milk
- 3/4 cup granulated sugar
- 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
- 1/2 cup mini marshmallows
- 1/2 cup crushed graham crackers
- 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
- A pinch of salt
- 1. Prepare the Chocolate Base:In a mixing bowl, whisk together the cocoa powder and sugar until well combined. Add the heavy cream and whole milk to the mixture and whisk until smooth.Stir in the chocolate chips and a pinch of salt.
- Heat the mixture in a saucepan over medium heat, stirring continuously until it's hot but not boiling. Remove from heat and stir in the vanilla extract. Allow the mixture to cool to room temperature.
- 2. Churn the Ice Cream:Pour the cooled mixture into your ice cream maker and follow the manufacturer's instructions for churning.
- During the last few minutes of churning, add the mini marshmallows and crushed graham crackers. Let the machine mix them in.
- 3. Freeze and Serve:Transfer the churned ice cream into an airtight container.Freeze for at least 4 hours or until firm.
- Scoop into bowls or cones, garnish with extra marshmallows and graham crackers if desired, and enjoy!
If you’re a fan of this S’mores Ice Cream, you might also enjoy trying other frozen treats like Rocky Road Ice Cream or Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream. They’re all crowd-pleasers!
There you have it, a scrumptious S’mores Ice Cream recipe that combines the classic campfire flavors with the creamy goodness of ice cream. Don’t wait – gather your ingredients, fire up your ice cream maker, and treat yourself to this delightful dessert. Share your homemade creations, we’d love to see your S’mores Ice Cream masterpieces!
Remember, creativity in the kitchen knows no bounds. Explore, experiment, and most importantly, savor every bite of your homemade treats. Happy ice cream making and stay tuned for more delicious recipes on our food blog!
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