Chocolate Cinnamon Ice Cream

Using several different kinds of chocolate is the secret to the depth of flavor in this easy recipe.

Serves: 8Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 1 hour 40 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 1 can (12 oz.) evaporated milk
  • 2 egg yolks, beaten
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 squares unsweetened chocolate, chopped (1 oz.)
  • ¼ cup cocoa powder
  • ½ cup chocolate syrup
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • ½ tsp. ground cinnamon
  • ⅛ tsp. salt
  • 1½ cups heavy cream

Directions

  • In heavy saucepan, combine milk, egg yolks, and sugar and beat well. Place over medium heat and cook, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil. Boil and stir for 3 minutes.
  • Add chopped chocolate; cook and stir until chocolate melts. Add cocoa and chocolate syrup; stir until blended and smooth. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla, cinnamon stick, ground cinnamon, and salt. Let cool for 30 minutes.
  • Remove cinnamon stick, stir in heavy cream, cover, and refrigerate until very cold. Freeze according to ice cream maker’s instructions.

Recipe Information

Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 1 can (12 oz.) evaporated milk
  • 2 egg yolks, beaten
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 squares unsweetened chocolate, chopped (1 oz.)
  • ¼ cup cocoa powder
  • ½ cup chocolate syrup
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • ½ tsp. ground cinnamon
  • ⅛ tsp. salt
  • 1½ cups heavy cream

Directions

  • In heavy saucepan, combine milk, egg yolks, and sugar and beat well. Place over medium heat and cook, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil. Boil and stir for 3 minutes.
  • Add chopped chocolate; cook and stir until chocolate melts. Add cocoa and chocolate syrup; stir until blended and smooth. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla, cinnamon stick, ground cinnamon, and salt. Let cool for 30 minutes.
  • Remove cinnamon stick, stir in heavy cream, cover, and refrigerate until very cold. Freeze according to ice cream maker’s instructions.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories450
Total Fat27g
Saturated Fat17g
Cholesterol110mg
Sodium110mg
Total Carbohydrate48g
Dietary Fiber3g
Sugars41g
Protein7g