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How to make Five Minute Baggie Ice Cream

Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!

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If you have baggies, ice and milk – you’ve got everything you need for an amazing culinary experiment!

 

It’s totally cool!

 

Get it? Cool . . . Because . . . ice cream . . .

 

Nevermind.

 

Here’s a great summertime boredom buster!

 

Make five-minute baggie ice cream!  

 

 

What You’ll Need:Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!

 

  • 1 gallon sized zip top bag
  • 1 quart sized zip top bag
  • 3 cups of ice cubes
  • ½ cup of milk or half and half
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon vanilla
  • 4 tablespoons of salt to go with the ice

 Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!

 

Here’s How:

 

  1. Start with one gallon size and one quart size zip top bag.  
  2. Place three cups of ice cubes in the gallon sized bag. Set aside.Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!
  3. Into the quart sized bag; pour one half cup of milk or half and half, one teaspoon sugar, and a quarter teaspoon vanilla. Make sure the quart sized bag is completely sealed.
  4. Place four tablespoons of salt and mix it with the ice in the gallon sized bag. Put the salt with the ice NOT in the cream mixture. I apologize to all the people who didn’t need that spelled out. Place the quart sized bag inside the gallon sized bag. Seal the gallon sized bag and shake, shake, shake! Shake the bags for 5 minutes.
  5. Your kiddies get a bit of a work out, too. Bonus!
  6. Open the baggie and – et voilà! We have ice cream. Really delicious ice cream.Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!

 

You can eat your miraculous ice cream right out of the baggie, or get fancy and place it in a pretty dish. Palais Glassware® High Quality Clear Glass 8 Ounce Dessert Ice Cream Bowls, Set of 4blank

 

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Add toppings as desired. I like a little chocolate syrup and almonds.  But strawberries are nice, too.

 

What will you put in your amazing baggie ice cream?

 

If you’d like more than a single serving of ice cream you’ll like this – 2 ingredient ice cream 

Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!

FIVE-MINUTE BAGGIE ICE CREAM

blankPatti Diamond
Easy, amazing culinary experiment that results in a serving of delicious vanilla ice cream. Can baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out! 
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Course Desserts, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 1 serving

Equipment

  • 1 gallon sized zip top bag
  • 1 quart sized zip top bag
  • 3 cups of ice cubes

Ingredients
  

  • ½ cup milk or half and half
  • 1 tablespoon  sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon vanilla
  • 4 tablespoons table salt to go with the ice

Instructions
 

  • Start with one gallon sized and one quart sized zip top bags.  Place three cups of ice cubes in the gallon sized bag. Set aside.
    Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!
  • Into the quart sized bag; pour one half cup of milk or half and half, one teaspoon sugar, and a quarter teaspoon vanilla. Make sure the quart sized bag is completely sealed.
    Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!
  • Place four tablespoons of salt and mix it with the ice in the gallon sized bag. Put the salt with the ice NOT in the cream mixture. I apologize to all the people who didn’t need that spelled out.
    Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!
  • Place the quart sized bag inside the gallon sized bag. Seal the gallon sized bag and shake, shake, shake! Shake the bags for 5 minutes.
    Can zip top baggies, ice and milk make the BEST ice cream? Get the kiddies and find out!
  • Open the baggie and – et voilà! We have ice cream. Really delicious ice cream.
  • You can eat your miraculous ice cream right out of the baggie, or get fancy and place it in a pretty dish.
    Add toppings as desired. I like a little chocolate syrup and almonds.  But strawberries are nice, too. In Joy!
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Keyword Ice Cream, Kids in the Kitchen, Spring, Summer
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