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Aunt Peggy’s Peach Ice Cream

After many request, I say that lightly…I was flooded with request for the homemade ice cream recipes.  I learned something about my reader’s today, you all love ice cream as much as I do!

Luckily, my grandma was on it and she contacted my cousin and great aunt.  They blessed us with these wonderful recipes!

Keep in mind, I have not actually made these before.  I will be trying them now; however, up until this point I have only ate the final product.  I can tell you that it’s likely the best ice cream I have ever eaten.

Do you want the Butterfinger recipe?  Click HERE!

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Homemade Peach Ice Cream


  • 4 Cups sugar
  • 2 Cups water
  • 4 Cups fresh or frozen peaches, peeled
  • 2-3 Quarts Fat Free Half and Half


  1. Bring sugar and water to a rolling boil; continue cooking for about 1 minute.
  2. Let mixture cool.
  3. Chop peaches in a food processor or blender to your desired consistency.
  4. Pour fruit into sugar mixture and let soak until you are ready to make ice cream.
  5. Mix fruit mixture with 2 quarts of half and half and pour into 4 quart ice cream maker.
  6. Add additional half and half or 2% milk as needed to reach the “fill” line on your ice cream maker.
  7. Continue making ice cream as instructed on the ice cream maker instructions.


This recipe can be used with any of your favorite fruit.  Be sure to check out the Butterfinger Ice Cream Recipe too!


I will say after being sent these recipe, I was unaware of how simple this is to make.  I am planning to try these out soon.  Has anyone used the Kitchen Aid Ice Cream attachment?  I’m debating which to buy either the attachment or the ice cream maker.

I would love your input.  Enjoy your delicious ice cream!

I’ll be sharing the vanilla and chocolate recipes in the near future.  Stay Tuned!

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8 Responses to “Aunt Peggy’s Peach Ice Cream”

  1. Lynnposted July 5, 2011 at 8:19 pm

    I have the Cuisinart ice cream maker and I love it. The ice cream recipes look really good!


  2. Tabitha Bullockposted July 5, 2011 at 9:55 pm

    If you look on Amazon the ice cream maker attachment has good reviews. I want to make some ice cream now but don’t have a machine :( Target had a maker on sale a couple of weeks ago for $50 which isn’t that bad… Hmmm… :)


  3. Kendra @ Blendraposted July 11, 2011 at 9:08 pm

    I’m interested to know what you decided to do. I have the kitchen aide mixer and would totally buy the attachment if it works! Would love to know.


  4. Melodie Floroposted July 24, 2011 at 6:28 pm

    I love my kitchenaid icecream maker attachment! It was one of America’s test kitchen’s best buys.


  5. Stephanieposted June 12, 2013 at 9:32 pm

    I have the Kitchen Aid Ice Cream Maker attachment. I love it!! It does make a little smaller batch than some of the bucket style ice cream makers and you can only make one batch of ice cream a day before having to refreeze the bowl for another 8-12 hours.


  6. Lindsie merkelposted May 24, 2014 at 3:20 pm

    Yummm perfect treat for summer!



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