Desserts, Vegetarian

Blackberry, Honey & Vanilla Ice Cream

Cooking method:

Ninja Ice Cream Maker NC300
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total time: 24 hours
  • Skill Easy
  • Serves 4 people

Blackberry, Honey & Vanilla Ice Cream

Note: You can substitute vanilla bean paste for teaspoon vanilla extract. 

If your freezer is set to a very cold temperature, the ice cream may look crumbly. If this occurs, select RE-SPIN to process the mixture a little more. 


Tip: Allergy Advice

This dish contains the following allergens: Eggs, Dairy


  • 3 egg yolks
  • 100g runny honey
  • 350ml single cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla bean paste
  • 125g blackberries, fresh or frozen

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  • Step 1

    Whisk egg yolks and honey together in a small saucepan until fully combined. 

  • Step 2

    Add cream, vanilla and blackberries to saucepan. Place over medium heat and cook, stirring constantly with a silicone spatula, until the mixture coats the back of a spoon and is the consistency of double cream, or until the temperature reaches 74–79°C on an instant-read thermometer.  

  • Step 3

    Pour mixture through a sieve into the tub. Use the spatula to push the blackberries through the sieve to extract all the juices. Discard any seeds left in sieve 

  • Step 4

    Place tub into an ice bath. Once cooled, place storage lid on tub and freeze for 24 hours. 

  • Step 5

    Remove tub from freezer, remove lid, then place tub in outer bowl. Install paddle into outer bowl lid and lock the lid assembly on the outer bowl. Place bowl assembly on motor base and twist the handle right to raise the platform and lock in place. 

  • Step 6

    Select ICE CREAM. 

  • Step 7

    Once processing is complete, add mix-ins or remove ice cream from tub and serve immediately.