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Italian Ice Recipe?

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bluemoon4515 Aug 5, 2009 10:41 PM

Does anyone have a good chocolate Italian ice recipe? I remember getting the most delicious ices when I would visit family in NJ, but here in the South there is nothing even close. I thought I might try to make my own, but I don't really know where to start.

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  1. cosmopolita RE: bluemoon4515 Aug 6, 2009 05:49 AM

    I have the recipe but is necessary ice-cream-making machine. If you want after I will write the recipe.

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      bluemoon4515 RE: cosmopolita Aug 6, 2009 11:31 AM

      Yes, please!

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        cosmopolita RE: bluemoon4515 Aug 7, 2009 01:31 AM

        This recipe is of the owner of Grom gelato ( http://www.grom.it/eng/index.php ). In Italy he gives his recipes on TV.
        It's very easy but it is essential that the doses (in grams) are respected to obtain a perfect balance.

        CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM

        Ingredients for 5 persons:
        320g whole milk
        125g chocolate 70% cocoa
        45g of sugar cane white

        PROCEDURE
        Bring the milk to boiling point, remove from the heat and add the chocolate and sugar. Let dissolve. Mix well with an immersion blender (it's essential to homogenize fats) . Allow to cool for a few hours and transfer into ice-cream-making machine, let it go for 25 '- 30'.

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          bluemoon4515 RE: cosmopolita Aug 7, 2009 10:23 AM

          Thanks! I will be trying this out this weekend! : )

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