This basic ice cream recipe can be easily altered by mixing in your favourite candies, fruits or sauces at the end of blending. Use your Vitamix Blender with this recipe for best results.
Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream
Makes 5 Cups
Total time: 5 minutes
1 cup Whole Milk or Cream*
28 frozen whole milk ice cubes
1 cup powdered sugar
1 tbsp vanilla extract
Place all ingredients into the Vitamix Container in the order listed and secure lid.
Select Variable 1.
Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to variable 10, then to high. Use the tamper to press the ingredients into the blades. In about 30 seconds, four mounds will form in the centre of the mixture.
Stop the machine, and scoop the ice cream into bowls. Top with your favourite ingredients and enjoy!
*Substitute Milk and Milk ice cubes with your favourite milk alternative. Make your favourite milk alternative in your Vitamix Blender, and leave it unstrained. If your frozen dessert is not setting up well, try adding more ice cubes to your blend!