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Vanilla Ice Cream


Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream is the best.

Just add some raspberries and blueberries to your bowl of vanilla ice cream for those patriotic colors.

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Here is a recipe for Vanilla Ice Cream where the base is uncooked.

Prep Time: 25 minutes

Cook Time: 45 minutes

Total Time: 1 hour, 10 minutes


  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 cup light cream (half and half)
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 pinch salt


Combine and stir until sugar dissolves. Freeze according to ice cream freezer's directions.

Makes 1 Quart.

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