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By Victor Moruzzi | Gelato, Ice Cream, Sorbet, Yogurt - Just the Good Stuff: Ideas, Recipes, Tips

Watch: What's the Best At-Home Ice Cream Maker?

Putting three models to the test with pastry wizard Sam Mason<p>It’s summertime, meaning some of you home cook heroes are likely getting the itch to make your own ice cream — but the question is, which one should you buy? We called in ice cream aficionado Sam Mason of Brooklyn’s Oddfellows Ice Cream …

Boozy Soda Floats

As we countdown to summer and set our sights on the warmer days ahead, there are few things on our minds other than frozen treats and frosty …

Fully Loaded Brownie Sundae

Let's say you made a batch of our ultimate fudgy brownies and you're asking yourself, Now what? Well, the obvious next move is this: the ultimate …

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These Ice Cream Shops Definitely Belong On Your Bucket List

*gets the chills*<p><i>Original article by Nile Cappello for AFAR.</i><p><b>For more dessert travel content from AFAR, check out:</b>

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Soft Spot

You could record every firework, ocean wave and burger sizzle onto one big soundtrack, but it would never outplay the true song of summer: the first …

Grilled Pineapple Split Sundae with Cherry Sauce

1. In a small pot, combine the cherries with the sugar and ¼ cup water over medium heat and cook until the cherries break down, 10 to 12 minutes.<p>2. …

Flavor of Love

With so many excellent artisan ice cream shops opening across the country over the last few years, every day seems to bring with it a new and …

Recipe: Buttermilk Caramel Sauce

Buttermilk Caramel Sauce<p>Makes 1 cup<p>4 tablespoons unsalted butter <br>1 cup granulated sugar <br>1 cup buttermilk, divided <br>1 tablespoon light corn syrup<br>Pinch …

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20 Ice Cream Recipes to Beat the Heat this Summer

It's time to break out the ice cream maker—and if you don't have one, here are 18 reasons to change your mind<p>With the arrival fair weather comes the …

The simply delicious, creamy frozen dessert that doesn’t require churning

(Ashleigh Joplin/The Washington Post)<p>Although no one seems to mind eating the results, for some reason I get a lot of complaints from readers about the noise that ice cream makers make when churning ice cream.<p>For one thing, I don’t make the machines. (But I sure do push them!) And another is that …

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How to Make Ice Cream Without an Ice Cream Machine

<i>Yes, you can!</i> Make ice cream at home, that is. And you can even do it without an ice cream machine. You already know how to make an ice cream base …

The Best Ice Cream Shop in Every State

D iscerning the absolute best ice cream in a given state is no easy task, because amazing ice cream can turn up literally anywhere. It could come …

How to Make an Awesome Ice Cream Sandwich in 4 Steps

One the rare occasions when I was allowed to pick out one item from the snack bar at the local pool, I was strategic: The Chipwich has not one but two cookies that envelop vanilla-heavy ice cream studded with dark chocolate chips. Far more bang for my buck than some paltry firecracker pop.<p>My …

The Most Essential Ice Cream Cookbooks

While the internet offers plenty of recipes (ahem, our site included), nothing quite beats the feeling a real, live cookbook in your grasp. That's …

I'm in Love With This $100 Tub of Pistachio Paste

When is a nut butter worth three figures? When it's the silkiest, nuttiest, most explosively pistachio thing you've ever tasted<p>One taste will likely …

How to Make Real-Deal Italian Gelato at Home

Gelato tastes magical, but making it right is a simple act of science<p>Once you understand the basic principles, the rest is just plugging in numbers. …

We Blind Taste-Tested 15 Vanilla Ice Creams

Not all vanilla ice creams are created equal. SAVEUR's editors licked their way through 15 to discover the top scoops<p>So vanilla.<p>Poor vanilla. …

How to Make Easy, Boozy Ice Cream Without an Ice Cream Maker

This summer, my team at Epi is looking for ways to make everything boozy, from ice pops to barbecue sauce. Boozy ice cream seemed like the next …

You're One Ingredient Away from the Best Milkshake of Your Life

At its most basic, a really good milkshake can be whirled together with nothing more than some good ice cream and milk. That's the simple version I …

How To Make Classic Ice Cream at Home

Knowing how to make a basic vanilla ice cream will serve you well in life. This is what makes a slice of birthday cake, a wedge of Thanksgiving pie, …

Raspberry-Peach Bellini Ice Pops

Prosecco adds a little bit of a kick to these fruity pops. Avoid the urge to add any more than the recipe calls for—too much alcohol and the pops won’t freeze solid.<p>Ingredients<p>Makes 24 to 30 Servings<p>1 10-ounce bag frozen raspberries<p>¾ cup Prosecco or other sparkling white wine<p>¼ cup sugar<p>Pinch of …

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Behold: Our All-Time Most Popular Ice Cream Recipes

You don't <i>ever</i> need an excuse to eat ice cream, but now that summer's on the way... ice cream is just a given. Here are our favorite recipes to get you started, from classics like vanilla and chocolate chip cookie dough to seasonal gems like sweet corn and strawberry fennel. Try these flavors as …

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Pineapple, Cilantro and Blackberry Vodka Ice Pops

These are the perfect party pops—refreshing, beautiful and not too sweet. And warning: They will get you a tad bit tipsy.<p>When cooking the …

10 Sweet Tricks for Making Better Ice Cream

Science-minded notes on the art of ice cream. For starters: stop bashing corn syrup<p>Ice cream is a miracle. You start with milk, one of the most …

The Easier Homemade Ice Cream: Semifreddo

CHAD ROBERTSON and Elisabeth Prueitt of San Francisco’s Tartine Bakery are two of this country’s most influential bakers. Ms. Prueitt, who is gluten-intolerant, has built a deep repertoire of desserts that are gluten-free but wanting in no other respect.<p>Her new book, “Tartine All Day,” contains a …

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Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Ice Pops

There’s no better way to celebrate sunny days and the beginning of rosé season than by sharing these fruity, boozy ice pops with your friends.

Where to find the best ice cream across the U.S.

<i>This story originally appeared on Food and Wine.</i><p>Whether it's a Good Humor bar or $10 sundae, Americans love ice cream — and fantastic parlors are …

The 20 best ice cream sundaes in America

When the weather gets warm, there’s one comfort food that dessert-lovers everywhere go in search for: ice cream. And while a plain ol’ scoop normally …

You Got Soft-Served

<i>This May, join us as we gear up for the first day of summer with recipes and ideas to make it your best ever. Let the Summer Countdown begin.</i><p>Whether …