ShareFacebook Twitter AddThis
If you're wondering how to make green tea ice cream at home, try this easy recipe prepared with matcha Japanese green tea: the perfect dessert for your summer!
- Preparation time
- Cooking time
- Recipe category Dessert
- Recipe yield 2
How to make green tea ice cream, an easy recipe
To prepare the green tea ice cream recipe start bringing cream, milk, and salt to a boil in a 3- to 4-quart heavy saucepan and remove from heat.
Whisk together eggs, sugar, and matcha in a bowl (tea will not be completely dissolved), then add 1 cup hot cream mixture in a slow stream, whisking vigorously.
Whisk custard into remaining cream mixture in saucepan and cook over moderately low heat, stirring constantly with a wooden spoon, until thick enough to coat back of spoon and registers 80°C on an instant-read thermometer (do not let boil).
Immediately pour custard through a fine sieve into a metal bowl, then cool to room temperature, stirring occasionally.
Chill, covered, until cold, at least 1 hour.
Freeze in ice cream maker, then transfer to an airtight container and put in freezer to harden.
Serve one scoop of green tea ice cream in a ice cream dish, serve immediately and enjoy!