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Coffee Ice Cream
Coffee ice cream is a very
of ice cream. This ice cream is very popular
among Austrians and Americans. Coffee ice cream
is very often used as a flavoring for items such as ice cream,
dessert sauce, and also for cookies or biscuits.
Coffee Ice Cream Recipe with Walnuts
4 teaspoons instant coffee
2 1/2 cups sugar
2 tablespoons flour
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 1/2 cups milk
2 1/2 cups cold black coffee
6 egg yolks, slightly beaten
5 cups heavy cream
2 tablespoons vanilla
2 cups chopped walnuts
In a large saucepan combine
coffee powder, sugar, flour, and salt. Gradually stir in milk
and black coffee. Cook over medium-low heat, stirring constantly,
until mixture is slightly thickened. Pour some of the hot
mixture over the slightly beaten egg yolks then return egg
yolk mixture to the hot mixture in saucepan.
Stir and cook for 1 minute.
Chill thoroughly; stir in cream, vanilla, and chopped walnuts.
Pour into a 1-gallon ice
cream freezer container, filling 3/4 full. Follow
ice cream freezer directions for making and freezing the ice
Coffee Ice Cream with Espresso Brittle Swirl
Coffee ice cream is the author's
favorite dessert; try this recipe and you'll see why.
• Yields about 1 quart.
• 2 cups heavy cream
• 2 cups milk
• 1/2 cup coffee beans, roasted for 10 minutes at 400°F
• 8 egg yolks
• 3/4 cup sugar
• 1 recipe Espresso Brittle (below)
In a medium saucepan, heat
the cream, milk, and crushed coffee beans to just under a
boil. Remove from the heat and let stand at least 1 hour for
the beans to infuse their flavor. In a medium bowl, whisk
together the egg yolks and sugar. Pour the cream mixture into
the egg yolks, whisking until well blended. Return this mixture
to the saucepan and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly,
until it thickens slightly, enough to coat the back of a wooden
spoon. Strain the custard through a fine mesh sieve and chill.
Freeze in an ice
cream maker following the manufacturer's instructions.
When frozen but still soft, transfer the ice cream
to a stainless-steel bowl and swirl in the chopped brittle
with a spatula. Cover the ice cream tightly with plastic wrap
and freeze. Garnish with the remaining shards of brittle,
when serving, if you like.