Magical Mango Cinnamon ice cream

31/07/2017 at 12:52

A gooey, sumptuous mango ice cream with an exotic touch of cinnamon – could this be a contender for “most delicious ice cream of the year”? The short answer is – “Yes”!  And luckily, this frozen gem is also super-easy to make: if you can open a tin can, and mix cold milk with fruit purée, you’re practically there. Rejoice and read on!  A rare but delightful flavour While […]

Blueberry cardamom ice cream (with whisky)

30/05/2017 at 00:08

Summer is here – the favourite season for love, ice creams and blueberries! Let’s celebrate that with a truly exquisite blueberry ice cream. Unlike other, more blueberry-centric, recipes, this one comes loaded with the complementary flavours of exotic cardamom, cookie crumbles and whisky! A strange combination? That may be – but it delivers big time! Come and have a closer […]

Coconut ice cream (vegan, even!)

30/04/2017 at 23:24

Longing for the tropics but without the means to get there?  Close your eyes, use your imagination and console yourself with this heavenly, full-bodied coconut ice cream! Extremely simple to make, it only consists of coconut milk, coconut flakes and sugar!     Coconut ice cream – fast, easy and heavenly When I had coconut ice cream for the first time as a child, […]

Redcurrant ice cream (no ice cream machine required)

29/03/2017 at 00:24

Redcurrant as a berry might taste a bit too tart for many of us, but that does not show in this delicious ice cream! Based on a simple yet powerful recipe, even redcurrant-sceptics will find their taste buds in for a real treat! Oh, and did I mention that you also can make this ice cream in your ordinary kitchen freezer?    Ice cream without a machine? Yes, it is […]

Wasabi ice cream

30/01/2017 at 00:08

Wasabi, or Japanese horseradish, has a unique, pungent and mustard-like taste well-known to all sushi-lovers. But with vapours strong enough to wake up the sleeping or the unconscious (!), could wasabi really work in ice cream? Well, there is only one way to find out – read on!   Wasabi usually comes in the form of dried powder or paste. While I encourage all enthusiasts […]

Plum gelato – Sicilian style

18/09/2016 at 23:21

Plums! How I adore these lush, tasty fruits! More than just delicious and tasty, they also contain impressive amounts of vitamins, fibres and antioxidants so what’s not to like? Where I live, the season was drawing to its inevitable close, but I went shopping and found exactly what I needed:   A batch of really ripe, almost too-soft-to-buy Prunus domestica ‘President’ (as […]

Mango Aquafaba sorbet

18/07/2016 at 21:31

What happens when delectable mango unite with trendy, easy-to-make aquafaba meringue in a mouth-watering sorbet? Read on and find out!     Mango is one of my favourite fruits, and avid readers may remember earlier delicious posts on mango ice cream and mango ice pops. Today, we will prepare a mango sorbet but we will add that little extra: harnessing the “foaming […]