This is a vintage recipe that I discovered after moving into an old farm house in rural Virginia. It was scribbled on a scrap of paper and dated '1930; Rose Ice Cream.'

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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
additional:
3 hrs
total:
3 hrs 5 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
8 servings
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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Whisk together the light cream, heavy cream, milk, sugar, rose water, salt, and pink food coloring in a bowl. Pour into an ice cream maker and freeze according to the manufacturer's instructions. Serve immediately for soft-serve style or transfer to a container and store in the freezer for a few hours for a firmer ice cream.

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Nutrition Facts

654 calories; protein 6.1g; carbohydrates 33.3g; fat 56.8g; cholesterol 203.9mg; sodium 167.1mg. Full Nutrition
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Rating: 5 stars
07/27/2010
I LOVED this! It tastes just like a rose smells. However it is more like an ice milk since its made w/o eggs and not cooked. I may try to go the cooked route next time to get a more creamy consistency. Read More
(19)
6 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 4
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 5 stars
07/27/2010
I LOVED this! It tastes just like a rose smells. However it is more like an ice milk since its made w/o eggs and not cooked. I may try to go the cooked route next time to get a more creamy consistency. Read More
(19)
Rating: 5 stars
02/15/2011
If you are using rose water rather than extract you may need to add several tablespoons. I just kept adding a half tablespoon at a time until it tasted like I wanted. Read More
(18)
Rating: 5 stars
01/25/2011
In the ingredients list it says "rose extract" but in the directions it reads "rose water." I haven't made this yet but will try rose water first since it is not as concentrated. Will let you know how it turns out! Thanks for this awesome vintage recipe. So cool! Read More
(13)
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