Recipe for Almond Ice Cream


    Almond Ice Cream

    1/4 cup blanched almonds
    2 cups whole milk
    3/4 cup heavy cream
    3 egg yolks
    1/2 cup superfine sugar
    1 teaspoon kirsch

    Pound the almond into paste. Add milk and heavy cream, mix thoroughly together. In a saucepan, heat the almond mixture to a boil. Remove from heat.

    In a bowl, mix egg yolks, sugar and kirsch for 5 minutes. Add almond milk and mix well with wooden spoon. Heat the mixture over low heat for 5 minutes without letting it boil. Stir continuously. Then allow it to cool. Strain through a sieve into ice cream maker and freeze until the ice cream is thoroughly firm.