Fig Ice Cream by The Vanilla Bean Blog

Fig Ice Cream by The Vanilla Bean Blog

So many figs, so little time. It’s fig season, so bring on all the amazing recipes filled with this decadent fruit. The Vanilla Bean Blog concocts a no-churn ice cream that is chock full of figs and cacao nibs. This is the perfect escape to ease into Fall while still treating a Summer ice cream addiction.

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Ice Cream Ingredients: 

1 can [14 ounces] sweetened condensed milk
1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
1/2 cup fig compote (recipe follows)
1/2 cup strong cold coffee or cold press
2 cups cold heavy cream
1/4 cup cacao nibs

 

Fig Compote Ingredients: 

1/2 pound fresh, black mission figs
3 tablespoons unsalted butter
3 tablespoons dark brown sugar
3 tablespoons honey
good pinch of kosher salt

 

Check out how to make delicious ice cream this on The Vanilla Bean Blog

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Emily Elyse Miller

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