Making Ice Cream in a KitchenAid Stand Mixer
Making ice cream at home is a fun and delicious way to enjoy a summer treat. There’s no need to wait in line at the store or pay for expensive pints. With a KitchenAid stand mixer, you can make a delicious ice cream in the comfort of your own kitchen. Here’s how to do it:
Step 1: Gather your ingredients. You’ll need heavy cream, sugar, salt, vanilla extract, and your favorite mix-ins.
Step 2: Place the KitchenAid bowl and paddle attachment into the stand mixer. Pour in the cream and the sugar. Turn the stand mixer on low speed and let it mix until the sugar has dissolved.
Step 3: Add the salt, vanilla extract, and any other flavorings you’d like. Turn the stand mixer up to medium speed and let it mix until all the ingredients are well combined.
Step 4: Add your mix-ins. This could be anything from chocolate chips to chopped nuts or dried fruit. Turn the stand mixer up to high speed and let it mix for a few minutes.
Step 5: Place the bowl in the freezer for about an hour. After an hour, check the ice cream. If it’s still too soft, put it back in the freezer for another hour.
Step 6: Once the ice cream is firm, it’s ready to be scooped and served. Enjoy your freshly made ice cream!
Making ice cream in a KitchenAid stand mixer is a great way to enjoy a delicious summer treat without having to wait in line at the store or pay for expensive pints. With just a few ingredients and a stand mixer, you can make homemade ice cream in your own kitchen.
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 1: What ingredients do I need to make ice cream in a KitchenAid stand mixer?
Answer: You will need 2 cups of heavy cream, 1 cup of whole milk, ¾ cup of sugar, 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract, and ¼ teaspoon of salt.
FAQ 2: How long does it take to make ice cream in a KitchenAid stand mixer?
Answer: It typically takes about 25 minutes to make ice cream in a KitchenAid stand mixer.
FAQ 3: How much ice cream does a KitchenAid stand mixer make?
Answer: A KitchenAid stand mixer can make up to 2 quarts of ice cream.
FAQ 4: What attachments do I need for my KitchenAid stand mixer to make ice cream?
Answer: You will need the KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment to make ice cream in a KitchenAid stand mixer.
FAQ 5: Can I use my KitchenAid stand mixer to make other frozen desserts?
Answer: Yes, you can use your KitchenAid stand mixer to make other frozen desserts such as sorbet, frozen yogurt, granita, and slushies.