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Roasted Almond Icecream Recipe

Roasted Almond Icecream is a popular Indian Dessert
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On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 6
Rated 5 based on 100 votes


  • 1 litre - fullcream Milk
  • 2.5 tsp - Corn flour
  • 1 tsp - gelatine or 1/2 packet china grass chopped fine
  • 3/4 cup - Sugar
  • 1 cup - fresh Cream
  • 1 tsp - Almond or kewra essence
  • 1/2cup - cold Milk
  • 1 cup - almonds, sliced thinly
  • 1 tbsp - pistachios, sliced thinly
  • 1 tsp - Cardamom powder
  • 1 recipe basic icecream
  • How to Make Roasted Almond Icecream:

    1. Bring milk to a boil. Boil for 15 minutes on low, stirring occasionally.
    2. Mix corn flour in 1/2 cup cold milk, keep aside.
    3. Add sugar to milk, stir. Add corn flour paste, stirring continuously, till boil resumes.
    4. Boil for a further 4-5 minutes, take off fire.
    5. Sprinkle gelatine over 3 tbsp water in a small pan, warm and dissolve over low flame till transparent. Or soak china grass in 1 cup water till spongy, then dissolve over flame till transparent.
    6. When boiled milk cools a little, add gelatine solution and mix well.
    7. Cool to room temperature, freeze in covered tray, till set but not hard.
    8. Roast almond slicers in preheated oven on a baking sheet for 5 minutes or till light golden. Remove and cool, mix with pistachios.
    9. Break into pieces, beat with an egg beater till soft.
    10. Add cream, almonds, cardamom, saffron and mix well.
    11. The texture should be light and creamy.
    12. Reset in the freezer till frozen.


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