Country-Style Vanilla Ice Cream

Try not to eat this too fast. You'll get a fierce headache if you do. If you've never made homemade ice cream using a freezer before, we answer your questions in our article How To Use an Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Freezer

  • 4 eggs
  • 5 cups whole milk (approximately), well chilled
  • 2 tablespoons vanilla extract
  • 2-1/2 cups sugar
  • 4 cups whipping cream
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  1. In a large mixing bowl, beat eggs until foamy. Gradually add sugar; beat until thickened. Add cream, vanilla and salt and mix thoroughly.
  2. Refrigerate mixture until well chilled.
  3. Pour mixture into freezer can.
  4. Add milk to fill line on the can and stir well with a long-handled spoon.
  5. Freeze as directed.
  6. Makes approximately 4 quarts.

Note: We topped this delicious ice cream with fresh Texas blueberries, strawberries and chocolate syrup.

Kitchen tools you'll need for Country-Style Vanilla Ice Cream:
Mixing Bowls, Old-fashioned Ice Cream Maker, Whisks

Ready in: 14 hours

Recipe editor Patricia Mitchell