Entries from Baked Alaska tagged with 'Ice Cream'

Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking - Strawberry Gelato

Today's recipe is Strawberry Gelato. I love gelato. While I love ice cream also, gelato usually tastes more intensely of the fresh fruit it's made from. This recipe definately follows that, so be sure and use flavorful, fresh strawberries....

It's Ice Cream Time - Malted Milk Ball Ice Cream

It's been 2 years since a group of us called Sunday Slow Scoopers worked our way through "The Perfect Scoop" by David Lebovitz. If you love ice cream, you need this book. My husband's favorite from the book was...

CHOCOLATE ORANGE CHIP ICE CREAM

I met my husband when we were both working at a Swenson's Ice Cream factory in Springfield, Missouri. We were both seniors in high school, and I was assistant manager, working after school and weekends. It's funny the things...

APPLE GALETTE

Last week it was a friends birthday, and I wanted to make her a yummy treat. So I made an Apple Crostata along with Cinnamon Ice Cream. For the ice cream, I used a recipe I had made before...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - TOASTED COCONUT ICE CREAM

Sunday Slow Scoopers is about to come to an end. Only one week left after this one, and I have to say, I'm really glad. I have eaten a life-time of heavy cream and eggs in the few months...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - SALTED BUTTER CARAMEL ICE CREAM

This week's Sunday Slow Scoopers ice cream choice was Salted Butter Caramel. Instead of this recipe coming from the book The Perfect Scoop, it came from the website of the author, David Lebovitz's blog . This is another great...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - MALTED MILK ICE CREAM

This week with Sunday Slow Scoopers it was my turn to choose the flavor of ice cream we were going to make. I chose the Malted Milk Ice Cream. My husband and I met each other while we were...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - AZTEC "HOT" CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM

Only 4 more weeks of ice cream left after this week. The decision to transform from Sunday Slow Bakers to Sunday Slow Scoopers, using David Lebovitz's The Perfect Scoop to make ice creams and sorbets has been a great...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - GREEN APPLE AND SPARKLING CIDER SORBET

This week the Sunday Slow Scoopers selection was a Green Apple and Sparkling Cider Sorbet. I was looking forward to having a selection that wasn't full of eggs and cream. The recipe calls for Granny Smith apples. The process...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - CREPES

This week our Sunday Slow Scoopers selection was chosen by Sandi of Whistlestop Cafe Cooking. Sandi decided to choose crepes, one of the items that the author lists under "vessels". We didn't have to choose an ice cream to...

SUNDAY SLOW BAKERS-CINNAMON ICE CREAM

Okay, I'm a week late with this post. I was out of town last week, and had a busy week at work and couldn't find the time to make ice cream. But the weekend is here, I'm craving ice...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - PANFORTE ICE CREAM

This week the ice cream selection was Panforte Ice Cream. For those who may not know, Panforte is an Italian cake, very dense, and flavored with spices, toasted almonds and candied orange peel. These same flavors are in this...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - PEACH ICE CREAM

PEACH ICE CREAM This week our selection was peach ice cream. It's hard to get good peaches at the grocery stores in Alaska, so I ordered them from my community-supported agriculture, Full Circle Farm, in hopes that I would...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS - LAVENDER-HONEY ICE CREAM

This week our selection from David Lebovitz's The Perfect Scoop was Lavender-Honey Ice Cream. I thought that sounded like a very nice choice, since I love honey in ice cream. The recipe calls for fresh or dried lavender, which...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS-PINA COLADA SHERBET

Another Sunday, another Sunday Slow Scoopers. This week the choice was Pina Colada Sherbet. I was really looking forward to this weeks choice, because I love both pineapple and coconut. This was an extremely easy sherbet to make-cut up...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS-TIRAMISU ICE CREAM (AND TRIBUTE-TO-KATHERINE HEBBURN BROWNIES)

This week, Krista chose Triamisu for our ice cream choice of the week. I am really liking David Lebovitz's book "The Perfect Scoop". The ice creams I have tried are all great. I was really looking forward to this...

SUNDAY SLOW SCOOPERS-BUTTERSCOTCH PECAN ICE CREAM

BUTTERSCOTCH PECAN ICE CREAM WITH PEACH PECAN BARS I'm glad I didn't skip the first week of Sunday Slow Scoopers, because this ice cream was wonderful! Very rich, great butterscotch flavor, and salty pecans. What a combination. And when...

SUNDAY SLOW BAKERS-TOASTED ALMOND GELATO

This is the last week that the Sunday Slow Bakers will officially be cooking from Dolce Italiano, the wonderful dessert cookbook written by Gina DePalma. I know that all of us have really enjoyed the recipes we have tried,...

HONEY-ORANGE-PISTACHIO ICE CREAM

Okay, in 3 weeks the Sunday Slow Bakers become the Sunday Slow Scoopers. Too many people got tired of turning the ovens on when it was over 100 degrees outside. That sure hasn't been the case this summer in Alaska....