Pat Duran Recipe

Peach Custard Ice Cream

By Pat Duran kitchenchatter

Recipe Rating:
6 servings
Prep Time:
Cook Time:
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Ice-Cream Maker

Pat's Story

This is the most delicious peach custard ice cream I have tasted- My niece made this for us when we visited her in Canada, she was kind enough to give me the magazine with this recipe - Bon Appetit Magazine -2002.
This recipe has a thick puree of fresh peaches added to the rich custard ice cream base. This recipe can be made 3 days ahead.


1 1/2 c
whipping cream
1 c
half and half
3/4 c
granulated sugar
5 large
egg yolks
1 lb
ripe peaches, peeled, pitted and sliced
1/4 c
light corn syrup (karo is the best brand)
1/2 tsp
4 large
peaches, peeled, pitted and sliced
1/2 c
essencia (orange muscat wine) or late-harvest riesling
1/2 c
granulated sugar
2 tsp
fresh lemon juice

Directions Step-By-Step

Bring 1 cup of the cream, all the half and half and 1/2 cup of the sugar to a simmer in a medium saucepan.
Whisk yolks in medium bowl; gradually whisk in cream mixture. Return mixture to saucepan. Stir over medium heat until custard thickens and leaves a path on back of spoon when finger is drawn across, about 4 minutes(DO NOT BOIL). Strain into bowl.
Refrigerate custard until cold, about 3 hours.
Place peaches, corn syrup, 1/4 cup sugar in medium saucepan. Stir over medium heat until peaches are heated through, about 4 minutes.
Mash to coarse puree. Cool completely. Stir into custard along with vanilla and the 1/2 cup remaining cream.
Process custard in ice cream maker according to manufacturer's instructions. DO AHEAD ice cream can be made 3 days ahead, cover and freeze.
Can serve this as is or with the Compote.
For Compote:
Mix all ingredients in medium bowl. Let stand 10 minutes and up to 1 hour, tossing occasionally.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American

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Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Jul 7, 2012
Thank you Nikita for sharing with your groups. Hugs, Gram.

Nancy I know what you mean thank goodness my youngest sister has one- and I get to borrow it when I'm visiting her.
Nancy Nett toddycat15
Jul 6, 2012
Wish I had an ice cream maker. I love anything with peaches in it.
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Jun 26, 2012
Thanks Gaynel, Jamie, Steph and Nancy enjoy!
Nancy J. Patrykus Finnjin
Jun 26, 2012 have come up wit another winner!!!
YUMMY!!!...Nancy 6/27/12