Boy, does Martha know what she is talking about: this was one of the best ice creams I've ever tasted. It's creamy, but sorbet-like, tangy, and rich. One guest described it like frozen pound cake. Another simply could not stop mmm-ing. And me? I'm still dreaming of this lusciously wonderful ice cream. Although you need an ice cream maker, the recipe is shockingly easy. Learn it when you read more.
1 cup sugar
1 cup water
2 cups buttermilk
Juice of 1 lemon
1 tablespoon corn syrup
1 pinch of salt
Grated zest of 1/4 lemon (about 1/2 teaspoon)
- In a small saucepan, bring sugar and water to a boil; remove from heat. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour or until chilled.
- In a large bowl, whisk together buttermilk, lemon juice, corn syrup, and salt. Slowly add chilled syrup; whisk to combine. Stir in lemon zest.
- Freeze in an ice-cream maker, following manufacturer's instructions.
Makes about 6 cups.
- Desserts, Ice cream
- North American