Still Enjoying my Ice Cream Maker

Fig Ice Cream

Before it gets too cold to enjoy ice cream I thought I had better post these two recipes that we tried over summer – fig and apple pie (not together).   The fig ice cream came about because of the abundance of figs on the tree that hangs over the neighbours fence.  Last year I made fig jam (which I still have a lot of!), but this year I thought I would make ice cream and let Oscar try it, as figs are on the list of foods we are currently re-introducing.  Oscar did eat it, but found it too sweet.  It was very sweet, as warned on the David Lebovitz recipe I adapted it from, but oh so yummy.   The apple pie ice cream was more acceptable.  I got the idea from trawling the net for ice cream flavour ideas, when I came across this recipe from Brown … Continue reading