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Ice Cream

  • Spiced Apple and Blackberry Kuchen Ice Cream

    In this heat though, we’d much rather eat ice-cream, almost over anything else. So, without any further hesitation, we decided to recreate that kuchen in the form of a nutritious frozen dessert that could…

  • Pulled Pork with Blackberry Pinot BBQ Sauce

    The pork was the star of the meal, but we also had grilled corn, chicken wings, cole slaw, plenty of La Crema Monterey Pinot Noir, and burgundy pie with the last of the goat…

  • Horká Láska – Hot Raspberries with Ice Cream

    It’s a dessert that goes by more than one name: Horká láska. Hot love. Horké maniny. Piping hot raspberries smothering a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Although it’s name may be suggestive, the dessert…

  • Mayan Chocolate Frozen Custard

    This Mayan Chocolate Frozen Custard is one of the most intense ice creams I’ve ever tasted. Using a whole host of traditional ingredients – Mexican crema, freshly ground cacao, cayenne pepper, and a hand-ground…

  • Chocolate Stout Affogato

    This is a very adult dessert. Besides the fact that it has all kinds of things you’re not supposed to give to kids in it (espresso, beer, liqueur) the flavor is rich and mature,…

  • Peanut Butter and Fluff Ice Cream

    Most of the recipes in Ample Hills use a basic sweet cream ice cream recipe (called “Walt’s Dream”) as their starting point. This base is different from others I’ve used, as it includes skim…

  • Tahini Caramel and Sesame Brittle Sundae

    Turkish-style Profiteroles with Sesame Cashew Caramel and Sesame Halva. It ended up coming out just how I wanted to, so now I might have to make caramel this way all the time. Adding tahini…

  • Raspberry Sherbet Champagne Floats

    We’ll see. Either way, I’ve created a drink to match our attitude toward the festivities – easy but still celebratory and fun. In fact, it’s so easy that you could swing by the liquor…

  • Pumpkin and Gingerbread Ice Cream Sundaes

    The phrase “pumpkin ice cream sundae” popped into my head one day, and since then, I’ve been considering how to get this just right. I knew it had to have all of the components…

  • Lemon-Rosemary Gin Fizz with Cucumber Sorbet

    I want to share this fun dessert-cocktail. We’ve had a huge number of cucumbers come out of our garden, more than we can eat, actually, so I’ve been trying to think of things to…