Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

With the price of vanilla rising, get making some homemade ice cream this summer, it's super simple!

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homemade vanilla ice cream
PREP TIME 2 hours COOK TIME 10 minutes MAKES 4


  • 2 vanilla pods
  • 500ml of double cream
  • 70g of sugar
  • 3 egg yolks

Preparation method

  1. Start by halving the two vanilla pods. To do this, cut the vanilla pods lengthways and scrape out the seeds. In a saucepan, add the pods to the cream and bring the pan to the boil before adding in the sugar and stirring until it has al1 dissolved.
  2. While you are waiting for the sugar to dissolve, in a large mixing bowl, whisk the egg yolks before slowly whisking the egg into the hot cream mixture.
  3. When the ingredients have all mixed together, pour the mixture through a sieve into a large mixing bowl before adding the vanilla seeds and giving a thorough mix. Pour the mixture then into your Chef’n ice maker and serve.