Tag Archives: Ice Cream

Sorbete de Tuna Roja (Red Prickly Pear Sorbet)

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© 2013 REMCooks.com

Look at this beautiful fuchsia colored sorbet. Doesn’t this look lovely? It’s Sorbete de Tuna Roja and absolutely delightful. You NEED to try this!!

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Creme Anglaise Cherry Ice Cream with Chocolate Ancho Cherry Sauce

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Does this make you hungry yet? Surely, you left room for dessert. Here is a wonderful dessert perfect for summertime, although more ice cream is eaten during the winter months. Go figure. Continue reading Creme Anglaise Cherry Ice Cream with Chocolate Ancho Cherry Sauce

Blueberry and Basil Ice Creams

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Leap Day births, deaths and anniversaries are just odd. In fact, Leap Day is odd. Although the years continue to pass Leap Day events can only be celebrated, honored, remembered or revered once every four years. Continue reading Blueberry and Basil Ice Creams

Chocolate Cinnamon Gelato with Toffee Bits

Because she loves me a lot, for Father’s Day several years ago, Baby Lady bought me a Lello Musso Lussino Ice Cream machine like the one originally used on the Iron Chef Japan.

It’s built like a tank, weighs a ton and has its own permanent place on the countertop because we aint movin it. It works like a champ, is easy to use, has its own freezer and turns out 1.5 qts of the best ice cream in about 40 minutes hassle free.

As I was playing with the machine, trying different recipes and combinations of flavors, I chanced upon this recipe for Chocolate Cinnamon Gelato with Toffee bits. This is a silky smooth, luscious, Italian ice cream with tremendous depth of flavor and character. The first time I made it, I got 1 tablespoon and Baby Lady didn’t even get the chance to taste it. Instead, our youngest son, Daniel, (while a budding teenager and growing boy) found it. Before you could say lickity split, Daniel ate the entire 1.5 qts (less one tablespoon), licked the container and washed it so as to hide the evidence. If you’re in the mood for a rich chocolate experience, give this a try. Daniel highly recommends it. Continue reading Chocolate Cinnamon Gelato with Toffee Bits