Cupid's Martini (Frozen Custard)

Janet Scott

By
@JanetLeeScott

I really can't begin to tell you just how good this is...It's tastes like love feels!
The perfect Valentines day dessert!
Get creative with the flavors!


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Serves:

2

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Ice-Cream Maker

Ingredients

5 large
whole eggs (not just the yolks)
1/2 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
vanilla extract
1 stick
vanilla bean
1 c
heavy cream
2 c
milk (whole or 2%)

FOR FLAVORING YOUR CUSTARD

6 pkg
andy's mints chopped
1/2 c
hot fudge topping

TOPPINGS

1 jar(s)
maraschino cherries (you will only use a few)
1 small
container of whipped cream (or you can make your own)

CHOCOLATE DECORATIONS AND MARTINI GLASS RIM

1/2 c
melted red candy melts
1/4 c
red candy crystals

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Have your ice cream makers container frozen until ready to use.

Slice length wise your vanilla bean and remove the seeds.

in a medium saucepan, add your milk and cream, Put on low heat.

In a med to large bowl, add your eggs and whisk. Don't whisk them hard,
2
Add your sugar, vanilla bean seeds, vanilla extract and mix until dissolved.
3
Carefully add your hot milk/cream mixture whisking the entire time. After all is incorporated, place back into your sauce pan.
4
Cook whisking constantly over medium heat for about 5-8 minutes. It should slightly thickened and coat the back of your spoon. Be careful not to over cook, you don't want it to set while chilling in the frig
5
Put mixture into a bowl and place in the frig until cooled.
Get your ice cream maker ready, pour the mixture in and turn on for about 20-30 minutes.
6
Gently fold in your hot fudge sauce (Not hot, but room temp) and chopped Andy's mints (Chop to your desired size).Place in the freezer for about 3-4 hours.
7
Dip the rim of your martini glass in melted chocolate then press on sugar crystals.
To melt the chocolate place over a bain marie (double boiler)
two scoops per glass, garnish by striping with heated hot fudge, whipped cream cherry and a Andy's mint.
With the extra melted chocolate you can make hearts, X's and O's ...what every you wish :)
8
What a perfect delight for a lovers after dinner dessert!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Ice Cream & Ices
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: French
Other Tag: Quick & Easy