Cupid's Martini (Frozen Custard)

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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

How to Make Cupid's Martini (Frozen Custard)

Step-by-Step

  • 1Have 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,
  • 2Add your sugar, vanilla bean seeds, vanilla extract and mix until dissolved.
  • 3Carefully add your hot milk/cream mixture whisking the entire time. After all is incorporated, place back into your sauce pan.
  • 4Cook 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
  • 5Put 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.
  • 6Gently 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.
  • 7Dip 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 :)
  • 8What a perfect delight for a lovers after dinner dessert!

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About Cupid's Martini (Frozen Custard)

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