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Avocado Ice Cream

Avocado Ice Cream

Avocado Ice Cream has only 5 ingredients and no ice cream machine is needed. It's creamy, refreshing and also healthier.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Avocado Ice Cream
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 10 servings
Calories 253 kcal
Author Catalina Castravet

Ingredients

  • 3 avocados ripe
  • 2 cans (14 oz each) full fat coconut milk
  • 3/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon mint extract
  • 1 cup vegan chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. The day before making the ice cream, place the cans of coconut milk in the fridge overnight upside down. Plan in advance, as this is a very important step, it will segregate the coconut cream from the coconut water.
  2. Cut the avocados in half, remove the pit and spoon out the avocado flesh into a food processor or high speed blender.
  3. Turn the cans of coconut milk upside down, and open them, the hard coconut cream will be on top now.
  4. Spoon out the coconut cream into the blender and save the remaining coconut water for a smoothie or drink it.
  5. Add maple syrup and mint extract to the blender and blend on medium high speed until fully combined and smooth, about 3-4 minutes.
  6. Pour the ice cream mixture into a freezer safe bowl, stir in the chocolate chips, cover the top with plastic wrap, close the bowl and place in the freezer for 6 hours or overnight.
  7. Before serving, let the ice cream stand at room temperature for 10-15 minutes.
  8. Enjoy!

Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts
Avocado Ice Cream
Amount Per Serving
Calories 253 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 4g25%
Cholesterol 0mg0%
Sodium 6mg0%
Potassium 346mg10%
Carbohydrates 32g11%
Fiber 5g21%
Sugar 23g26%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 90IU2%
Vitamin C 6mg7%
Calcium 57mg6%
Iron 1.7mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.