Peach Custard Ice Cream

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Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

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.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6 servings
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
3 Hr
Method:
Ice-Cream Maker

Ingredients

  • PEACH CUSTARD ICE CREAM:

  • 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
    vanilla
  • COMPOTE:

  • 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

How to Make Peach Custard Ice Cream

Step-by-Step

  1. Custard:
    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.
  2. 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.
  3. For Compote:
    Mix all ingredients in medium bowl. Let stand 10 minutes and up to 1 hour, tossing occasionally.

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About Peach Custard Ice Cream

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American



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