Creamarie Recipes

Ice Cream Base

An ice cream base is the foundational recipe to all ice cream flavors.

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The Ingredients

Main Ingredients:
  • 1 ½ cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 ½ cup half and half
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 Tbs corn syrup
  • 1 Tbsp dry milk
  • ½ tsp xanthan gum
  • ½ tsp salt

Makes 3 ½ cups of base.

The Directions

  1. Combine sugar, xanthan gum, salt, and corn syrup in a saucepan. 
  2. Stirring until everything looks wet.
  3. On low heat slowly add half and half. Stir until sugar is dissolved. Do not boil. 
  4. Take the pan off the heat and add the cream, whisk to combine. 
  5. Store in an airtight container and refrigerate until very cold or preferably overnight.

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Breeanne Marie

I'm Breeanne and ice cream brings me joy!

I'm an ice cream connoisseur, a friend to everyone, and a mommy to two boys. I love God and my family.

I love the feeling and taste that ice cream brings to myself and others.

I believe ice cream can build communities and improve the wellbeing of everyone as they experience the sweet joy of a delicious scoop of ice cream, together.