What is a simple recipe for making homemade ice cream?


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There are numerous homemade ice cream recipes including the No-Cook Peach Ice Cream recipe from Southern Living Magazine. The recipe calls for sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk, whole milk, peaches, sugar, lemon juice, salt and peach nectar.

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What is a simple recipe for making homemade ice cream?
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Homemade Peach Ice Cream

Southern Living's No-Cook Peach Ice Cream is a very simple and quick recipe with ingredients that are often found around all year long. The recipe calls for fresh peaches, but states that canned peaches can be used instead.

Prep Time: Varies

Freeze Time: 90 min. or until firm

Total Time: Varies


  • 1 1/4 cup whole milk
  • 1 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 5-ounce can evaporated milk
  • 4 peeled and sliced peaches, canned can be used if fresh not available
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup peach nectar
  1. Whisk the first three ingredients in a bowl until blended. Cover mixture and chill for 30 minutes.
  2. Using a food processor or blender, mix the peaches, sugar, lemon juice and salt. Add this to the chilled milk mixture along with the peach nectar.
  3. Pour mixture into a 1 quart or larger electric ice cream maker and process according to the machine instructions.
  4. Freeze the container from the machine for 15 minutes to set, then transfer to airtight container to harder more for up to 90 minutes before serving.
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