5-Ingredient Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

First, begin by buying your favorite vanilla ice cream...

Just kidding! It seems impossible with so few ingredients; but, we are literally going to make homemade ice cream using just 2 ingredients and the freezer! That's it! Prepare to be impressed!

Somehow they work together to create the creamiest ice cream base! Well, we know how. Whipped cream gives a light and airy texture without using an ice cream maker and the sugar from the sweetened condensed milk provides sweetness and keeps the ice cream a softer texture. Then, you can go in so many different flavor directions...choose your own adventure!

          - Vanilla Extract

          - Chocolate Syrup

          - Chocolate Chips

          - Crushed Cookies

          - Toasted Coconut

          - Frozen Fruit

          - Cookie Dough Chunks

          - Sprinkles

          - And so many more!

This is, by no means, a healthy dessert that should be eaten all summer long. Instead, it is a simple and fun treat to make and enjoy with family or friends. Spread the wealth- aka, the sugar, fat, and calories! This recipe is also terrific for kids, because it's so simple!

No Churn Key Lime Pie Ice Cream in a Dish

Ingredients in Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

  • Heavy Cream
  • Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • GF Graham Crackers
  • One Lime
  • White Chocolate Chips

Ingredients in Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

Do I need to use key limes?

Heck, no! They tend to be the best; however, I cannot always find them at my local grocery store. Also, they produce much less juice than other limes. For the freshest flavor, don't rely on a can or bottle. And, never forgo the zest!

 

More About Limes

  • Fresh lime juice is best!
  • Add zest to your baked goods- so much more flavor than juice alone!
  • "Regular" limes are darker green with thicker skin
  • Key limes are smaller, with a light yellow color
  • They keep for up to a month in the fridge
  • Each contains 2-3 Tbsp. of juice

Key lime pie is the official state pie of Florida! So, does every state have its' own pie???

Homemade Gluten Free Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

5-Ingredient Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

Everyone will think you're a pro with this no churn, 5-ingredient key lime pie ice cream! Creamy and sweet- it's summertime perfection in a bowl!

Prep:
10
min
cook:
0
min
total:
250
min
Author:

Kelly

Ingredients
  • 2 c. heavy cream
  • 14 oz. sweetened condensed milk
  • Zest and juice of 1 lime
  • 2 gluten free graham cracker sheets, crushed
  • 1/3 c. white chocolate chips, chopped
Instructions
  • In a large mixing bowl, beat the cream until stiff peaks form. Next, fold in the sweetened condensed milk, lime zest, and lime juice. Fold in the graham cracker pieces and white chocolate chips, until just combined. Scrape into a freezer-safe dish. Cover and freeze for 4+ hours. (You can enjoy after 2 hours of freezing; however, it will be very soft.)
NOTES

This will melt at a faster rate, so enjoy quickly!

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