Photo: Hector Sanchez; Styling: Caroline M. Cunningham
Hands-on Time
10 Mins
Total Time
6 Hours
Makes about 1 qt.

Fresh strawberries and basil become a refreshing treat in this summertime ice cream recipe. 

How to Make It

Step 1

Whisk together first 6 ingredients; cover and chill 2 hours.

Step 2

Meanwhile, pulse strawberries, basil, and lemon juice in a food processor 5 or 6 times or until finely chopped. Stir strawberry mixture into chilled milk mixture.

Step 3

Pour milk mixture into freezer container of a 1-qt. electric ice-cream maker, and freeze according to manufacturer's instructions. (Instructions and times will vary.)

Step 4

Remove container with ice cream from ice-cream maker, and freeze 30 minutes.

Step 5

Transfer mixture to an airtight container or a loaf pan covered tightly with aluminum foil; freeze 3 to 4 hours or until firm.

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