Monday, 11 January 2016

Berryfruit Gelato

This gelato is wonderfully creamy and tastes really good! Like most of my recipes it's not complicated to make.

Ingredients:

1 x 395g can of sweetened condensed milk
500mls cream
400g-500g fresh or frozen berry fruit
1-2 teaspoons vanilla





Put the cream, condensed milk and vanilla into a large bowl and beat until you have soft peaks. Transfer the cream-condensed milk mix into a lidded freezer-proof container and freeze for one hour.

Using a blender whizz the berry fruit until you have a consistency you like. You can blend to a smooth puree, but I like a mix of puree and larger "bits". I've used strawberries and blueberries to make this gelato - just use whatever mix suits.

After an hour remove the cream mixture from the freezer. Using a large spoon swirl through the pureed berries. Return the gelato to the freezer for 6-8 hours or overnight.






Take the gelato out of the freezer 20-30 minutes before serving. Enjoy!

Variation: Try using apricots or red plums that have been stewed, cooled and pureed.

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14 comments:

  1. Yum, what a great recipe with delicious berries. Thank you for sharing on #overthemoon

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  2. This sounds so tasty! Thank you for sharing on Meetup Monday!

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  3. Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop

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  4. Wow, this sounds ridiculously amazing!! Will definitely be trying this. Thank you :)

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  5. Now this is a recipe I'd thoroughly enjoy! Maybe a bit too thoroughly ;) But still, it has fruit so that's healthy, right?

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  6. This looks so delicious! I made icecream with cream and condensed milk before, but adding the fruit sounds like a great idea. I'll have to give it a go. I've chosen this as my favourite post from this week's Blog Fair. Thanks for sharing!

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    1. Thanks Karen :) I made it with raspberries and grated dark chocolate over the weekend - really good combination.

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  7. MMMM! Berry season isn't that far away for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, I hope! And this sounds great. Thanks for sharing on #HappinessisHomemade party

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  8. I love gelato!! This looks delicious. Would love to have you come and share at our party - What's for Dinner

    http://www.lazygastronome.com/whats-for-dinner-sunday-link-up-27/

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  9. Yum! This sounds so delicious! Pinning! Thanks so much for sharing at Inspiration Thursday. See you tonight for another party.

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