Blue Moon Ice Cream Recipe: Don't Argue Over the Flavor Profile, Just Enjoy This Fun Ice Cream Recipe by 30Seconds Food

Ice Cream
10 months ago
Blue Moon Ice Cream Recipe: Don't Argue Over the Flavor Profile, Just Enjoy This Fun Ice Cream Recipe

It's said if you ask six different people what the flavor of blue moon ice cream is, you'll get six different answers. Is it raspberry? Vanilla? Lemon? Froot Loops? Fruity Pebbles? Cotton candy? Who knows, but at least they'll agree it's blue (hopefully!). If you don't live in the Upper Midwest of the U.S., here's an easy blue moon ice cream recipe you can make at home. Explain the flavor however you want.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 4 1/2 hours
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 4 hours and 40 minutes

Ingredients

Here's how to make it:

  1. Put the egg yolks into a bowl along with 1/4 cup sugar. Beat to combine. Set aside.
  2. In a saucepot, add the milk, cream and remaining sugar. Over low heat, cook until bubbles begin to form. Remove from the heat. 
  3. Add a little of the hot milk to the eggs to temper, then pour the eggs into the milk mixture. Whisk to combine. Cook the mixture, stirring often, over low heat until it can coat the back of a spoon. Remove from the heat as soon as it reaches this point. 
  4. Add the vanilla pudding mix, extracts and blue food coloring to reach desired shade. Mix well. Let the mixture cool for about an hour, then refrigerate until cold.
  5. Pour the cold ice cream base into an ice cream maker and process according to manufacturer's directions. 
  6. Spoon the churned ice cream into a container and freeze about 2 to 3 hours. 

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community and follow us on Facebook to get recipes in your newsfeed daily. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

4-Ingredient No-Churn Rainbow Ice Cream Recipe for Easter

4-Ingredient Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe Tastes Like It's Fresh Picked

2-Ingredient Blueberry Sorbet Recipe: This Berry Sorbet Recipe Will Be Your New Healthy Addiction

2-Ingredient Watermelon Sherbet Recipe Is the Official Ice Cream of Summer

Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
This recipe brings back many good memories from childhood. So fun and yum!
bepositive
This looks like a ton of fun for the whole fam.

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

The Absolute Best Crispy Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings Recipe

Mediterranean Grilled Eggplant & Tomato Salad Recipe With Parsley Parmesan Vinaigrette

Zucchini Stuffed Shells Recipe Is a Cheesy Way to Eat Summer Squash

Creamy Shrimp Salad Recipe With Corn: You Won't Be Able to Stop Eating It

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!