An American Family History


from Aunt Pit's Recipe Box

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Custard Ice Cream




1 qt milk
6 eggs
1/2 pt cream
1 scant cup sugar
1 table spoon corn starch

Cook and let cool. This doubled will serve about 18.

Coffee cream has 20% fat.
Whipping cream has 30% fat.
Heavy cream has 36% fat.


Aunt Pit assumed we know how to make ice cream. Here are the basics for those of us who forgot:
Stir sugar, cream, and milk in a saucepan over low heat until sugar has dissolved.
Chill the mixture.
Then pour into ice cream maker.



Colonial Maryland
Colonial New England
Colonial Virginia & West Virginia
Quakers & Mennonites
New Jersey Baptists
German Lutherans
Watauga Settlement
Pennsylvania Pioneers
Midwest Pioneers
Jewish Immigrants

©Roberta Tuller 2020
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