Ice Cream Makers: Recipes & Guides

Whipping up your favorite treat has never been easier. Our ice cream maker guide covers tips, techniques, product recommendations and, of course, recipes.

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London Fog Ice Cream

I took one of my favorite coffee shop beverages and turned it into this elegant London fog ice cream. For a star dessert, serve it with lemon sandwich cookies or in a simple glass rimmed with sugar, lavender and lemon zest. —Noelle Myers, Grand Forks, North Dakota

Peanut Butter and Jelly Ice Cream

What could be better than peanut butter and jelly ice cream? You'll love the sweet-salty combination. Use your favorite flavor...


Blackberry Daiquiri Sherbet

The summer I decided to try making sherbet, which is one of my favorites, blackberries were in season in my...


Almond Butter Swirl Ice Cream

Warm weather days require ice cream! However, dealing with dairy intolerances can be tricky. This dairy-free recipe is a favorite...


Blue Cheese Ice Cream with Pomegranate Ripple

Try this sweet-savory ice cream with a glass of Prosecco or other sweet sparkling white wine. —Taste of Home Test...

Toasted Walnut Orange Ice Cream

This is an ice cream I created when I remembered my Mother's Cranberry sauce for Thanksgiving and how good it...


Orange Soda Sherbet

For birthdays, we pull out the old-fashioned ice cream maker and crank out a sherbet made with orange soda. We're...

Cantaloupe Sorbet

"This sorbet was used as a refreshing summer dessert after a hearty meal. Everyone loved it as a palate-cleansing finale...


Java Crunch Ice Cream

My daughter loves this decadent ice cream and begs me to make it often. Instant coffee adds a wonderfully rich...


Vanilla Ice Cream

My family had a two-hand crank ice-cream machine when I was young. We three kids took turns cranking until the...


Cherry-Chip Ice Cream Sandwiches

Sally Hook
MONTGOMERY, TEXAS

You can make these marvelous ice cream treats days ahead. Just wrap and freeze! My...

Skinny Mint-Chip Ice Cream

No one will ever guess that this smooth and creamy mint treat is light. For the Christmas holidays, it's fun...


Mint Papaya Sorbet

While looking looking for new ways to use my favorite herb—fresh mint—I decided to create a frosty treat that was...


Rich Peach Ice Cream

“Our family loves ice cream, and this homemade version is a family favorite,” says Catherine MacRae Lyerly of Winston-Salem, North...


Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

I was first served this creamy, soft-set ice cream at a friend's house. A hint of cinnamon is the secret...


Nectarine Ice Cream

When nectarines are in season at their sweet, juicy peak, we treat ourselves to this wonderful homemade ice cream. The...

Easy Strawberry Sherbet

“This is a delightfully tasty treat for any time of year,” writes Pat Key from Central City, Kentucky. This versatile...


Best Banana Ice Cream

My son-in-law says this is the best banana ice cream he’s ever had. It’s always requested at family gatherings. —Donna...


Chocolate Malted Ice Cream

As a child, I helped crank out gallons of homemade ice cream. And thanks to this recipe, I'm carrying on...


Makeover Strawberry-Banana Ice Cream

This recipe is made using fat-free sweetened condensed milk and light whipped topping without hurting the taste.—Taste of Home Test...


Strawberry-Banana Ice Cream

This ice cream is chock-full of strawberries and chopped pecans and has the most delightful flavor. This is a family...


Sweetheart Sorbet

A warm reception always greets cool, smooth scoops of this lemony treat. The not-too-sour, not-too-sweet confection you can serve for...


Contest-Winning Peach Ice Cream

When peaches are in season, this recipe is at the top of my list to make. The pureed fruit lends...


Contest-Winning Butter Pecan Ice Cream

This rich buttery ice cream sure beats store-bought versions. And with its pretty color and plentiful pecan crunch, it's nice...

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Lemon Custard Ice Cream

I found this recipe several years ago and make it whenever I have the opportunity. One thing I like about...


Lemon Sorbet

Whether you serve it in chilled bowls or scoop it into cut lemon halves, this creamy four-ingredient sorbet is both...


Frozen Strawberry Yogurt

After losing 60 pounds, I wanted a lower-fat version of the ice cream I make in my ice cream freezer....


Apple Pie Ice Cream

As a mother of a young family, I appreciate recipes that youngsters really enjoy. This apple pie ice cream is...


Homemade Pumpkin Ice Cream

Folks who favor the flavor of pumpkin really need to try this spiced ice cream. But be prepared to make...


Quick Frosty Chocolate Treat

“This recipe has been in our family for many years,” writes Juanita Michael of Florence, Alabama. “The thing we like...