Wednesday, April 25, 2012
The Ice Cream Maker
There is no doubt that ice cream is one of the nicest things you can have, in the summer it is possible to eat the ice cream at any time and any place, the beach at home or in an ice cream stand, even more then once a day…
While ice cream is always fun to have outside, there is a very nice possibly of making the ice cream at home and enjoy an ice cream flavor you choose or even invent. The making of the ice cream may seem like a hard and difficult task and that it requires a lot of time and preparation, the self ice cream process is not that complicated and does not require that you spend all day making it, it is in fact a great way of entertaining your kids and having some family fun.
Today there are so many different kinds of ice cream makers on the market that you can find yourself a very advanced ice cream maker and use it to invent all kind of flavors and tastes and experiment with your ice cream maker, its lot of fun and on the latest models there is really not much to do.
The great thing about the whole thing is that you can find these machine for much less than before and there are some models that are especially cheap for those of us that are not yet sure that this is something they want to do. You will have to take a good look at the features of the model because in some cases the cheaper models are noisy and take a long time to produce ice cream, not saying the some of the more expensive models are without problems but in general the pre freezing is not necessary any more, and on some new models you can make a batch after batch of ice cream, making it possible for you to make 5 different batches in less than 5 hours.
I use to prepare my ice cream on Saturday or any free day, after most of the activates are over, around late noon I gather my kids and open the recipe book to find some ideas to how we are going to use our ice cream maker that day, if we cant find anything we want a short research on the internet shows us the way and we are off to the shop to get everything we need, when we are back everyone picks out a task and the ice cream making starts, we make about 3 batches and place them in the freezer, once we all agree on the timing we sit down to enjoy a family ice cream, our own ice cream, it is a great joy.
So if you are considering an ice cream maker start thinking of what are the features that you want, and how much you think you will use your ice cream maker, then take a look at some of the recipes and go out to the shops to find your ice cream maker, make sure it has a some kind of warranty and that it is easy to maintain and clean. It’s a lot of fun making your ice cream, and I am sure you will have fun using it, happy eating!