Ice Cream In A Bag: Fascinating . . . Fun . . . and Fast!
Ice Cream In A Bag? How Cool Is That?
Making "ice cream in a bag" is broadly recognized as a good chemistry experiment and a great at-home activity for bored youngsters . . . but I call it "scrumptuous fun" for folks of all ages.
Believe it or not, with common household materials and ingredients . . . you can make a pretty tasty ice cream dessert in less than 15- 20 minutes! How cool is that? Here's how . . ..................................................
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Ingredients For Ice Cream In a Bag
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What You Should Have On-Hand:
. . . Milk or Heavy Cream or Half-and-Half
. . . Sugar
. . . Vanilla Extract
. . . Sandwich-sized zip-loc food storage bag
. . . Gallon-sized zip-loc food storage bag
. . . Ice cubes or crushed ice
. . . Coarse Salt (preferably rock salt or sea salt)
. . . Hand Towel or gloves (to protect hands from freezing)
A Single Serving of Ice Cream - One Bag Is Enough For A Single Serving
Recipe: Ice Cream In A Bag
The following recipe is courtesy: WorkIt Mom.com
You will need the following ingredients, per serving:
- 1 cup cream, or milk, or chilled canned coconut milk
- 1 teaspoon vanilla (omit if using coconut milk)
- 2 teaspoons sugar
- 4 cups ice
- 4 tablespoons rock salt
- mini chocolate chips
- drizzle in peanut butter
- cocoa powder (omit vanilla)
Above photo used under Creative Commons from: roboppy, on Flickr
Step-By-Step Instructions Even Kids Can Follow - Making Ice Cream In A Bag Can Even Be Done By Pre-Schoolers
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Beyond Vanilla . . . Ice Cream Flavorings
Turn plain vanilla recipes into a tasty treat with this sugar-free flavouring for ice cream, shakes, and smoothies. For ice cream, prepare your favourite vanilla ice cream recipe and add 1 tablespoon flavouring per quart just before freezing.
Ice Cream Spoons
Playful, unexpected, spirited, colorful, modern, crisp and clean . . . these ice cream spoons are dishwasher safe, durable but also stylish. Set of 4 in assorted bright colors. Spoons are 6" in length.
Handy Links To Other "Ice Cream In A Bag" Pages
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