Frozen Custard

Rose O'Connell

By
@cookswithwine

This is my late mother-in-law's custard recipe which she froze into ice cream. As a child my husband had to help turn the crank. I have opted to use an electric ice cream maker. We like this recipe better than ice cream made with just milk because this stays really creamy when frozen. It is a very old recipe that I am sure many of you enjoyed over the years.


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Serves:
8
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

4
eggs
2 Tbsp
flour
2 c
sugar
dash(es)
salt
1 qt
milk
1 Tbsp
vanilla extract
2 qt
heavy whipping cream
1 qt
half and half

Step-By-Step

1Mix first five ingredients together and simmer over med heat till mixture coats your spoon. Add vanilla. Cool

2Add whipping cream and half & half to mixture and chill.

3Pour into ice cream into icecream freezer - the ice cream took about 20 minutes in my freezer but I am sure that the times will vary from freezer to freezer.

This yeilds approximately 1 gallon of ice cream.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Ice Cream & Ices
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Collection: Fourth of July!