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Paleo Vanilla Ice Cream

Paleo Vanilla Ice Cream

If you're following a paleo diet and you've a craving for ice cream, try this easy paleo vanilla ice cream recipe at home: no ice cream machine is needed!

04 July, 2016
Average: 1.5 (15 votes)

Dietary Consideration

serves for


total time

4 HR 20 MIN


450 ml, 48% fat
Vanilla extract
1 pod (bean) seeds only
Egg yolks
3 each
Rice syrup
110 ml


  • To prepare the paleo vanilla ice cream recipe start heating the cream in a pan with the vanilla seeds until just boiling, then remove the pan from the heat and set aside.
  • Whisk the egg yolks with the rice malt syrup until fluffy, then gradually pour into the hot milk mixture, stirring all the time.
  • Return the pan to a very gentle heat and cook, stirring continuously, until the mixture has thickened. Do not boil.
  • Remove the pan from the heat, pour the custard into a clean bowl and leave to cool.
  • Pour into an ice cream machine. Churn according to the manufacturer's instructions and freeze the ice cream until ready to serve.
  • Alternatively, pour into a freezerproof container and freeze for 4 hours, beating twice with a fork after each 2 hours, to break up any ice crystals, then cover and freeze until firm.
  • To enjoy it the best, serve the paleo vanilla ice cream with cherries and strawberries.

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