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Amazing mint gelato

by Lucy (follow)
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Each spoonful of this refreshing mint gelato is delicious and it is not difficult to make either. The recipe uses a bunch of fresh mint leaves, so this is a great treat to make if you have some mint growing in your garden.



Mint Ice Cream
Delicious Mint Gelato


Preparation Time: 6 hours (allowing time to freeze)
Cooking Time: 5 minutes
Makes: 4 servings

Ingredients
1 cup fresh mint leaves
1/2 cup filtered water
1/2 cup sugar
200ml milk
3 egg yolks
2/3 cup thickened cream
2/3 cup plain yogurt



Mint Ice Cream
Mint Gelato ingredients


Method

Chop the fresh mint leaves and add them to 1/2 cup of filtered water and 1/2 cup sugar in a saucepan. Bring to the boil, simmer for five minutes, then allow this mint syrup to cool.



Mint Ice Cream
Mint syrup


In another saucepan, heat the milk and egg yolks, and whisk them together. Simmer for five minutes, then allow to cool.



Mint Ice Cream
Add dairy


Combine the cream, mint syrup and milk custard in a food processor. Whiz these ingredients together.

Pour the mixture into a container and freeze for two hours.



Mint gelato
Frozen edges


Remove the container. The mint/ milk mixture should be beginning to turn hard around the edges. Mix the frozen parts into the liquid parts well and refreeze for another two hours. (Alternatively use an ice cream machine if you are lucky enough to own one).



Mint gelato
Delicious gelato


Repeat the mixing process, until the mixture resembles ice cream/gelato.

Serve on it's own or with some fresh fruit salad. Enjoy.

Categories
#Dessert
#Sweet
#Ice Cream
#Mint
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