A sweet and sour ice cream you can make any time of year.
This cherry ice cream recipe allows you to make a dessert that’s a lovely balance of sweet and sour. Using cherries from the jar will allow you to make this ice cream any time, even in the depths of winter. If cherries are in season then go for the fresh option. Like all desserts made with fruit, they always taste better with fresh ingredients.
How to make cherry ice cream without an ice cream maker
Once you’ve chilled the ice cream base you can simply add it to the freezer. After an hour, remove and beat until smooth, then return to the freezer. Continue beating the ice cream every half hour at least two more times, three is better. This will reduce the size of the ice crystals and make a much creamier dessert.
If you don’t have an ice cream maker, I recommend you check out this review of the Breville Smart Scoop. It’s one of the few appliances that will get tonnes of use over the years.