20 homemade ice cream recipes you'll want to make again and again

Homemade ice cream has a few advantages over the store bought stuff. First off, there are no preservatives or weird chemicals you can't pronounce, because you control exactly what goes into it. Second, you can make as much or as little as you want. And lastly, you can make any flavor that you're craving—nothing is off limits!

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Good Eats: Ice cream recipes

Roasted Strawberry & Buttermilk Ice Cream by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Dulce de Leche Ice Cream Sandwiches with Mexican Wedding Cookies by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Chocolate Oreo Ice Cream by Marin Mama Cooks | Jackie Grandy

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Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream by Taste of Home

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Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream by The Chef's Wife | Angela Brown

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Salty Caramel Ice Cream by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Brown Sugar and Spiced Banana Ice Cream by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Thin Mint Cookie Ice Cream by Hip Foodie Mom | Alice Choi

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Frozen Banana Ice Cream by Jelly Toast | Emily Caruso

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Classic Vanilla Ice Cream by Taking On Magazines | Christiane B. Potts

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Apple-Butter Ice Cream with Ginger-Chocolate Ganache by Food & Wine

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Pistachio Ice Cream Sandwiches with Walnut Brownies by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Chocolate Cheez-It Ice Cream by The Daily Meal

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Cappuccino Ice Cream by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Salted Caramel Ice Cream Sundaes with Roasted Cinnamon Sugar Almonds by An Edible Mosaic | Faith Gorsky

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DIY Ice Cream Sandwiches by bon appetit

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Peanut Butter Ice Cream With a Hard Chocolate Shell by SELF

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Easy Chocolate Ice Cream Bites by The Pretty Bee | Kelly Roenicke

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Sweet Corn and Black Raspberry Ice Cream by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Triple Chocolate Chunk Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches by Campbell's Kitchen

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Some of our favorite homemade ice cream recipes take after the classics like strawberry and buttermilk, salted caramel and vanilla. Other recipes incorporate some of our favorite treats like blueberry cheesecake, Thin Mints and peanut butter. And some homemade ice creams like chocolate Cheez-It and sweet corn and blueberry are truly innovative. 

Looking for a homemade ice cream recipe or inspiration to make your own? Check our slideshow above for 20 of our favorite flavors!

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Dessert recipes to indulge in
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Funfetti chocolate birthday cake

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Chocolate snickerdoodle cookies

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Triple chocolate molten lava cake

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Baked pumpkin donut holes

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No-bake cookie cake pops

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Ice cream ice cubes

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Margarita cupcakes

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Colorful chocolate covered strawberries

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Edible eggless chocolate chip cookie dough

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Beautiful French macarons

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Piñata cake

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S'mores dip

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Copycat Levain Bakery cookies

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Thin Mint cake

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Burger cupcakes

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Mini pink ombre cakes

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Caramel snickers tart

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Nutella fudge mug cake

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Candy sushi

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Mini matcha cheesecake

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Snickerdoodle apple pie bites

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DIY mocha latte

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Butter pecan cupcakes

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Deconstructed Apple Pie in a Cup

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Pumpkin pie cupcakes

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