Vanilla Ice Cream

Preparation info

  • Difficulty

    Medium

Appears in

Frozen Desserts

By Francisco Migoya

Published 2008

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Ingredients

Ice Cream Base

  • 3.29 kg / 7 lb 4.05 oz / 65.76% milk
  • 582 g / 1 lb 4.53 oz / 11.63% heavy cream
  • 782 g / 1 lb 11.58 oz / 15.63% sugar
  • 349 g / 12.31 oz / 6.98% egg yolks
  • 150 g / 5.29 oz Tahitian vanilla beans

Method

  1. Make the ice cream base according to the Classic Ice Cream Method.
  2. Strain the base through a fine-mesh strainer and cool over an ice bath. Age the base under refrigeration overnight.
  3. Once the base has aged, churn to the desired consistency.
  4. Harden for at least 2 hours and up to 4 hours. Reserve until needed.