There is nothing like homemade ice cream! This recipe is flavored with milk chocolate and fresh strawberries making it a refreshing and uniquely delicious treat.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine


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  • Reserve 1/4 cup of the chopped chocolate; cover and set aside. In a medium saucepan, stir together the remaining chopped chocolate, the milk, and sugar. Cook over medium heat just until boiling, whisking constantly. Whisk about 1/2 cup of the milk mixture into the eggs. Return egg mixture to the remaining milk mixture in saucepan. Cook and stir for 1 minute (do not boil). Remove from heat and place saucepan in a large bowl of ice water; stir constantly for 2 minutes. Strain through a fine-mesh sieve into a bowl; stir in vanilla. Cover and chill in the refrigerator for 8 to 24 hours.

  • Pour chilled mixture into a 1-1/2-quart ice cream freezer. Freeze according to manufacturer's directions. Stir in the reserved 1/4 cup chopped chocolate and the strawberries. Transfer mixture to a 2-quart freezer container. Cover and freeze for 4 hours before serving. Scoop into small dessert dishes to serve.


Tip: Choose Splenda(R) Granular. Follow package directions to use product amount equivalent to 1/2 cup sugar. Nutrition Facts Per Serving with Substitute: Same as below, except 146 cal., 15 g carb. Exchanges: 1 other carb. Carb choices: 1.

Nutrition Facts

181 calories; protein 5g 10% DV; carbohydrates 24g 8% DV; exchange other carbs 1.5; dietary fiber 1g 4% DV; sugars 23g; fat 7g 11% DV; saturated fat 5g 25% DV; cholesterol 51mg 17% DV; vitamin a iu -1IU; vitamin c -1mg -2% DV; folate -1mcg; calcium -1mg; iron -1mg -6% DV; magnesium -1mg; potassium -1mg; sodium 55mg 2% DV.