“Easy to make Lemon Goat Milk Ice Cream”

 

Have an eye for something cold and sweet, but not so rich? This recipe uses Stevia instead of sugar for sweetening, making it a healthier treat.

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 cups goat milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp gelatine -mixed in 1/8 cup warm water and let stand until clear
  • 1/4 tsp stevia powder
  • juice from 1 lemon
  • zest of 1/2 lemon

Directions:

  • Beat egg and Stevia powder together until creamy.
  • Add lemon and zest and beat until combined.
  • Add goats milk and gelatine and beat until well combined and fluffy.
  • Refrigerate for approximately 1 hour.
  • Process in Ice-Cream Maker for 20-30 minutes.
  • Place in container in freezer.

*Note: If you do not have an ice-cream maker, freeze in shallow tray for 1/2 to 1 hour and return to bowl and beat. Repeat this process one more time and then place in container and freeze.

 

“Goats Milk Sherbet Recipe”

 

The best thing about the warm weather is definitely frozen desserts!

This recipe is for a 4-quart freezer.

Making sherbet at home is easy, way easier than figuring out the correct way to spell it. This sherbet recipe uses only goat milk and water for the liquids, making it lower in fat and calories than traditional goat milk ice cream. 

Ingredients:

  • 2 quarts whole goat milk

  • 6 oz. sweetened orange gelatin mix

  • 1/4 cup lemon juice or the juice from two lemons

  • 2 cups water

  • 2 cups sugar

*Optional – 1 can mandarin oranges, finely chopped

Directions:

  • Bring water to a boil in a saucepan. Remove from heat, and add gelatin and sugar, stirring well with a whisk until dissolved. Add lemon juice, and let mixture cool in the refrigerator, or by placing in a larger pan of ice water.
  • Add goat milk, stir well, and freeze according to your ice cream maker’s directions.
  • A fresh mint leaf, orange slice, or curled orange peel makes a beautiful garnish for this simple, but divine dessert.

The next time you want a lighter ice cream recipe, think sherbet! You can easily substitute other flavored gelatin and fruit to make your favorite; cherry, strawberry, lime and lemon are all great choices.

I assure you would not regret it!