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Old Fashioned Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

Super creamy and smooth with a little hint of vanilla, this old fashioned vanilla ice cream is the best recipe around!
Prep Time2 hrs 10 mins
Total Time2 hrs 10 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy homemade ice cream, homemade ice cream, ice cream, ice cream dessert
Servings: 8
Calories: 299kcal


  • Whisk
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Ice Cream Maker Machine


  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • pinch of salt


  • Whisk all ingredients together until sugar dissolves.
  • Pour into the bowl of an ice cream machine.
  • Freeze according to the ice cream maker's instructions.
  • After the ice cream is made, transfer to an airtight container, cover tightly and freeze .
  • Serve with your favorite toppings.


Topping Ideas:
  1. Crushed up Oreo
  2. Hot fudge
  3. Melted peanut butter
  4. Crushed up graham crackers
  5. Mini marshmallows
  6. Strawberry syrup
  7.  Caramel
  8. Whip cream


Calories: 299kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 84mg | Sodium: 36mg | Potassium: 86mg | Sugar: 20g | Vitamin A: 923IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 72mg | Iron: 1mg