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Green Tea Ice Cream (Matcha Ice Cream)

March 20, 2010

1 pint Strauss family creamery organic half & half
1 pint Strauss family creamery organic whipping cream
1 T mirin
5 tsp matcha
2/3 C sugar
2/3 C water

Combine sugar and water and heat over medium heat, bringing to a very light simmer. Allow to gain a very small amount of color, turn off heat, immediately add mirin & stir. Take 2-3 T of the sugar mixture and mix with the matcha well. Less liquid will allow it to be smoother so add slowly when mixing.

Combine the sugar syrup and the cream/half & half into a larger non-reactive container, and chill thoroughly before using in your ice cream maker.

Makes a very creamy, dense, delicious green tea ice cream served best on black.

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1 Comment

  • Reply Brie March 22, 2010 at 7:51 am

    Thanks for using our products! I hope you don’t mind- I posted your recipe on our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/StrausFamilyCreamery?ref=mf.

    Best,
    Brie
    Straus Family Creamery

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