Notes: This recipe is adapted from a creation by Leslie Revsin, a chef for Driscoll's berry growers in Watsonville, California from 1993 to 2000. The strawberry-sour cream ice cream must be frozen at least 3 hours to be firm enough to scoop.

Recipe by Sunset May 2001


Recipe Summary

Makes 6 servings


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Scoop firm ice cream into bowls (1- to 1 1/2-cup size). Place in freezer.

  • In a 2- to 3-quart pan over medium heat, stir pecans in butter until golden beneath skins, 3 to 5 minutes. Add brown sugar and stir until incorporated into butter, about 30 seconds. Remove from heat and gently stir in strawberries.

  • Spoon berry mixture equally over ice cream in bowls. Serve with gingersnaps.

Nutrition Facts

476 calories; calories from fat 51%; protein 4.3g; fat 27g; saturated fat 15g; carbohydrates 57g; fiber 3.7g; sodium 131mg; cholesterol 61mg.