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Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream recipe

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream.

Evaporated low-fat milk gives extra richnessand creaminess to this low-fat ice cream. Use a small ice-creamscoop to make several tiny scoops for a dainty ice-cream dish.It will trick you into thinking you are having a lot.

Recipe: Mint Chocolate ChipIce Cream

3/4 cup granlated sugar
1 envelope unflavored gelatin
1 (12-ounce) can evaporated low-fat milk
1 large egg white
1 large egg
2 1/2 cups fat-free milk
1 tablespoon white creme de menthe or a few drops mintextract
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
Several drops green food coloring (optional)
1 1/2 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped

  • In a large saucepan stir together thesugar and gelatin. Stir in evaporated milk. Cook and stir overmedium heat until sugar and gelatin dissolve and mixture almostboils. Remove from heat.
  • In a small bowl slightly beat the eggwhite and egg. Stir about 1/2 cup of the hot gelatin mixtureinto the egg mixture; return all to saucepan. Cook and stir overlow heat for 2 minutes more. Do not boil. Stir in the fat-freemilk, creme de menthe or mint extract, and vanilla. Cover andrefrigerate for 1 hour.
  • If mixture isn’t smooth, strain mixture.Stir food coloring into mixture, if desired. Stir in choppedchocolate. Freeze mixture in a 4 or 5-quart ice-cream freezeraccording to manufacturer’s directions.

    Makes 14 (1/2 cup) servings.

    Note: Homemade ice cream tastes betterand melts more slowly if it is ripened before serving. To ripenice cream in a traditional-style ice cream freezer, after churning,remove the lid and dasher and cover the top of the freezer canwith waxed paper or foil. Plug the hole in the lid with a smallpiece of cloth; replace the lid. Place the outer freezer bucketwith enough ice and rock salt to cover the top of the freezercan, using 4 cups ice to 1 cup salt. Ripen about 4 hours. Whenusing an ice-cream freezer with an insulated can, after churning,remove dasher; replace lid. Cover the lid with ice and coverwith a towel. Ripen about 4 hours.

    Nutritional facts per serving: 106, totalfat: 2g, saturated fat: 0g, cholesterol: 20mg, sodium: 45mg,carbohydrate: 18g, fiber: 0g, protein: 4g, starch: .5diabeticexchange, milk: .5 diabetic exchange.

    Recipe provided by Better Homes and Gardens- a member of the Home and Family Network for the bestof cooking, gardening, decorating and more. © 2003 MeredithCorporation. All rights Reserved.

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    Pour the mixture into an ice cream maker, and freeze according to the manufacturer s instructions. After about 10 minutes into the freezing, add the chocolate chips. After the ice cream has thickened, about 30 minutes later, spoon into a container, and freeze for 2 hours.

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