Monday, August 5, 2013

Rum and Raisin Ice Cream


One of my family's favourite dessert is Rum and Raisin ice cream.  However, this flavour is not always readily available in the stores.  So I had to spend some time surfing the internet to hunt for recipes and after taking some tips from here and there, came out with this recipe which was easy to prepare and most importantly, it yielded good result.










Recipe for Rum and Raisin Ice Cream

    Ingredients
  • 3 Tbsp raisins
  • 1/4 cup Rum
  • 1 cup cream
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2  tsp vanilla
  •  6 oz. brown sugar
  • 4 egg yolks

Method
  1. Soak the raisins in Rum, overnight.  Strain, set aside the raisins and Rum.
  2. Heat the cream, milk and vanilla on low heat.  Once the milk foams up, remove from heat.
  3. Whisk brown sugar and egg yolks till pale and thick, gradually add in the warm milk, whisking continously.  Pour the mixture back into the saucepan, with a wooden spoon cook over low heat, stirring continuously until the mixture coats the back of the wooden spoon.
  4. Add Rum into the mixture.  Cover with cling wrap, once cool, refrigerate overnight.
  5. Churn the mixture in an ice cream maker for 30 mins. and add in the raisins at the end of churning.


I am submitting this to the Little Thumbs Up "Egg" event organized



19 comments:

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  1. Hi Cheah, you are really soooo good with ice cream making...How I wish I can try them.

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    1. It's the ice cream maker that churns out the yummy ice cream,not me, Kimmy!

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  2. I love rum and raisin ice cream and yours looks so creamy and yummy. Wish I can have a scoop right now :)

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  3. ivy sew http://simplybeautifulhealthyliving.blogspot.comAugust 5, 2013 at 3:51 PM

    My fav ice cream. So yummy. Thanks for sharing, Cheah :)

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  4. Cheah, this is a very yummy ice-cream!

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  5. Rum and raisins...the combo reminds me of X'mas. So creamy and delicious!

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    1. Now that you mention it, it does sound X'masy!

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  6. Hi Cheah, your ice cream combo look really good. So refreshing and inviting. Can pass me 2 scoops. :))

    Have a nice week ahead.

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  7. Hi Cheah,

    I have to plan ahead if I'm making this delicious rum and raisin ice cream... Mostly important, I have to steal some of my husband's rum first :p

    Love this classic ice cream combination :D

    Zoe

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  8. one of my favourites too, cheah :)

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  9. Hi Cheah, we love rum and raisin ice cream too but you are right, it's difficult to find them in supermarkets nowadays. Would love to try this when I get an ice cream maker. Thanks for linking to LTU :) -Yen

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  10. Your ice cream use milk instead of condensed milk. Will definitely try it out. Thanks.

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  11. Hi, love this ice cream, may I know whst cream should I use?

    Thank you.
    [email protected]

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    1. You can use either whipping cream or heavy cream.

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