Port Ice Cream

Preparation info
  • Makes

    1 quart

    • Difficulty


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By Joyce Goldstein

Published 1998

  • About

This may sound a bit unusual, but it is a nice way to take your port after dinner. We created the ice cream as part of a special Portuguese menu.


  • ¾ cup plus 2 tablespoons port, preferably Ficklin or Quady
  • 4 cups heavy cream


Boil ¾ cup port until reduced to ¼ cup; let cool to room temperature.

Meanwhile, heat the cream, sugar, and salt in a saucepan over medium heat until barely simmering. Do not boil.

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