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What is a “fat bomb” you ask? Fat bombs are any recipe that is high in fat and low in carbs. Different recipes will use different fats, this one has tons of healthy fats without weighing you down with dairy.
I love this ice cream recipe for two reasons: 1) my husband (who’s lactose intolerant) and I can both enjoy it and 2) there’s zero cooking involved.
Start by blending the everything except the ice in a high-powered blender until slightly thick and creamy.
Next, begin adding the ice cubes one at a time, while keeping the blender power on, blending well (for about 10 seconds) in between. At the end, the mixture should be a little thicker, creamy, and chilled.
Transfer the mixture to your pre-chilled ice cream machine and churn for approximately 15-20 minutes. The mixture should be the texture of soft serve once it’s done.
This next part will be hard – DON’T EAT IT YET. I know, I’m mean.
Transfer the ice cream to a lined loaf pan, or other shallow dish, and let it set in the freezer for about 45 minutes to an hour.
Talk about creamy dreaminess!
My kids and I had a taste test of this ice cream the afternoon I made it, and I kid you not when I say we probably could’ve eaten it all in that one sitting. They gobbled it up! I was sad I decided to share it with my son, because really I wanted a huge bowl all to myself.
This ice cream has all the decadent deliciousness of dairy without weighing you down. Believe me when I say it is the creamiest non-dairy dessert I have ever had. I want to try so many variations of this just so that I can eat ice cream at every meal.
Pumpkin Chai Ice Cream (THM Deep S)
Credit: Erin Murray, My Fling with Food
- 4 whole eggs
- 4 egg yolks (save the whites for later!)
- 1 c pumpkin puree
- 1/3 c melted raw cacao butter (I found it easiest when I chopped the cacao butter small before melting. It took a long time to melt!)
- 1/3 c melted coconut oil
- 1/4 c MCT oil
- 1/4 c Pyure or THM Gentle Sweet
- 1 tsp vanilla
- pinch of salt
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- 1/2 tsp ginger
- 1/4 tsp nutmeg
- 1/4 tsp cardamom
- scant 1/8 tsp cloves
- 10-12 ice cubes
- 2 Tbsp vegetable glycerin, optional
- In a high-powered blender combine all ingredients except ice cubes, and blend for about 2-3 minutes or until creamy.
- Begin adding the ice cubes, one at a time and blending well for about 10 seconds between. NOTE* Try to add only large, whole ice cubes. In my Ninja, I was able to open the flap on the pour spout in order to drop the ice in without having to remove the lid each time. This step helps dilute the mixture slightly and bring the temperature down enough for churning. It took about 10 ice cubes for my mixture to be a consistency I liked. It was creamy, and slightly chilly.
- Next, pour the mixture straight into your pre-chilled ice cream machine and churn until it’s about soft-serve consistency. Mine took about 10-12 minutes.
- Transfer to a loaf pan or any shallow, long dish suitable for the freezer. Chill it for about 30-45 minutes before serving.