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vanilla bean ice cream

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

An amazing dessert: Vanilla Bean Ice Cream. It takes some time to make, but the amazing taste of this ice cream will blow your mind! Enjoy this dessert with friends and family. This recipe is for every home chef!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 45 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Refrigerator and Freezer 16 hrs
Total Time 17 hrs 5 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine Italian
Servings 8 Persons
Calories 297 kcal


  • Bowl
  • Saucepan
  • Ice cream maker


  • 4 Egg Yolks
  • 225 ml Whole Milk
  • 500 ml Whipping Cream
  • 70 grams Sugar
  • 1 Vanilla Pod
  • 2 grams Salt


  • Start whipping your egg yolks with the sugar in a bowl.
  • Grab a knife and cut the vanilla bean in half. Remove the seeds and add this to a saucepan on medium heat with whole milk, whipping cream and salt. Mix everything together.
  • When the mixture is warm, mix a bit at the time with the egg yolks mixture.
  • Keep mixing it together.
  • After mixing, add everything back in the saucepan on low heat.
  • If the substance thickens and it will not fall of your spoon, the mixture is ready.
  • Let the mixture cool.Put the mixture in a bowl with foil on top and remove the vanilla bean halves.
  • Put the bowl in the refrigerator for 12 hours.
  • After 12 hours place the mixture in the ice cream machine. Follow the steps on the ice cream machine.
  • Move the vanilla ice cream to an air tight container.Place the air tight container for a minimum of 4-6 hours in the freezer.
  • After the 4-6 hours your Vanilla Bean Ice cream is ready to serve!


Calories: 297kcalCarbohydrates: 12gProtein: 4gFat: 27gSaturated Fat: 16gCholesterol: 186mgSodium: 137mgPotassium: 94mgSugar: 10gVitamin A: 1094IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 84mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
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