9 Easy Frozen Treats: No Ice Cream Maker Needed!

Recipe Roundup

Even without an ice cream maker, there is a world of frozen treats — including ice cream! — that you can make using kitchen equipment you already own. From creamy semifreddo to loaf pan popsicles, these recipes and techniques will keep you cool, with no special machinery required.

RECIPES:
1 One-Ingredient Ice Cream: The miraculous ice cream that uses just one ingredient, frozen and pureed into a creamy treat.
2 Sweet Wine Slushie: Freeze sweet wine in an ice cream tray and blend into a soft, scoopable slushie.
3 Frozen Nectarine-Yogurt Pie: Greek yogurt and ripe nectarines make a creamy, not-too-sweet filling for this frozen pie.
4 Semifreddo: Velvety Italian ice cream that requires no special equipment to make.
5 Faloodeh (Persian Rose Water Ice): A slushy dessert made with rose water, lime juice, sugar and noodles!
6 Granita: Another Italian frozen dessert that can be made with just a pan, a fork and a freezer. Why not try the blackberry cabernet granita pictured above?

TIPS & TECHNIQUES:
7 How to Make Ice Cream Without an Ice Cream Machine Faith's foolproof method uses a hand mixer and a bag of ice to produce soft, creamy ice cream without an ice cream maker.
8 Ice Cream Without an Ice Cream Maker (The Bag Method): With this electricity-free technique, you can even make ice cream on a camping trip!
9 Make Sliceable Popsicles in a Loaf Pan: If you don't have popsicle molds, try freezing the mixture in a loaf pan and slicing it up into servings.

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