|Ben and Jerry's Chunky Monkey Ice Cream|
- 2 cups heavy cream, or whipping cream
- ¾ cup dark chocolate chunks
- 1 cup milk
- 2 large eggs
- 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
- ¾ cup sugar
- 2 bananas, overripe
- Juice of 1 lemon
- walnuts, optional
Step 1: In a bowl place the chocolate chunks, cover and keep in the refrigerator.
Step 2: In a medium bowl, whisk the egg until light and fluffy, about 1 to 2 minutes.
Step 2: Add sugar a little at a times, whisking the whole time until completely blended, about one minutes or more.
Step 3: Add milk and cream to sugar and egg mixture, whisking to blend.
Step 4: Add the vanilla, and whisk to blend.
Step 5: Put the mixture in an ice cream maker; freeze according to the manufacturer's directions of the ice cream maker.
Step 6: In a bowl, mash the bananas, add the lemon juice; whisk until mixture is smooth.
Step 7: When the ice cream starts to stiffen, about 2 minutes before it is done, add the banana mixture, chocolate chunks, and walnuts, then continue freezing until done.
Makes 1 quart of ice cream.