Hooked On People Interview with Say Hello Sweets + Vegan Coffee Ice Cream Recipe
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A dairy-free coffee ice cream. This is an ultra creamy and scoopable ice cream made with coconut milk!
Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: dessert
Serves: 8
  • 3 cups full fat coconut milk
  • ¼ cup cane sugar
  • ½ cup agave syrup
  • 2 tablespoons instant espresso
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon arrowroot, tapioca starch or guar gum
  1. In a blender, combine instant espresso, salt, vanilla extract, coconut milk & starch of your choice. Blend on high till everything is nice and smooth.
  2. Pour out all of this mixture into a saucepan.
  3. To the filled saucepan, add sugar, agave syrup & coconut oil. Stir over low heat until coconut oil and sugar have fully melted and mixture is warm.
  4. Whisk until the mixture comes to a soft boil. This is to cook out the starch and thicken the mix. But, remember to whisk whisk whisk so no lumps form!
  5. Once it has come to a soft boil, turn heat off and transfer mixture into a bowl or measuring cup. Cover with cling film and make sure to press it against the surface of the mixture so a skin does not form.
  6. Cool for 1 hour in the fridge or in an ice bath then churn in ice cream maker. Once out of the ice cream maker, place in an airtight ice cream or tupperware box, cover, & freeze to allow it to further firm up. Or eat it straight from the ice cream machine!
Recipe by HookedOnPlants at https://hookedonplants.ca/2017/11/29/hop-interview-say-hello-sweets/