Double Strawberry Ice Cream

Double Strawberry Ice Cream
This luscious homemade ice cream is made with pureed strawberries and swirled with a fresh strawberry syrup just before freezing.
Makes 8
Prep 15 m
Chill 180 m
Freeze 240 m
Cook 12 m
Freeze or overnight



  1. 1 of 2 In medium-size heavy saucepan, combine heavy cream, 1 cup sugar, egg yolks and salt. Heat over medium-low heat, stirring constantly with wooden spoon, until mixture registers 160 degrees F on instant-read thermometer, 12 to 14 minutes. Strain mixture through fine sieve into bowl. Stir in vanilla. Cover; refrigerate custard until well chilled, 3 hours or overnight.
  2. 2 of 2 Meanwhile, in same saucepan, combine strawberries and remaining 1/2 cup sugar. Bring to boiling over medium-high heat; boil, uncovered, 3 minutes or until syrupy. (You should have about 1-2/3 cups.) Cover; refrigerate until ready to use.

To finish:

  1. 1 of 1 Puree 1 cup strawberry mixture in food processor (keep remaining refrigerated); stir pureed strawberries into chilled custard. Freeze in ice-cream maker according to manufacturers directions. Transfer to shallow 2-1/2-quart container. Dollop remaining strawberry mixture on top; run metal spatula through to swirl. Cover; freeze 4 hours.
Nutrition Information for Double Strawberry Ice Cream
Servings Per Recipe: 8
Per Serving: 188 mg chol., 0 g fiber, 15 g sat. fat, 76 mg sodium, 44 g carb., 25 g Fat, total, 403 kcal cal., 3 g pro.