Ice cream in a bag

MOTT BLOG - ice cream bag promo imageIce cream is always a summer favorite for kids and adults alike.

If you’re looking for a variation on the usual ice cream indulgence, try out this fun recipe from Rebecca Wauldron, Executive Chef at Busch’s Fresh Food Markets to put a special hands-on twist on your next cool summer treat.

You can take even turn on some music to turn the shaking step into a mini dance party for your whole family!


Ice cream in a bag

Yield: 1 Serving

Ice cream in a bag - Ingredients


  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/2 cup whole milk or half and half
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla
  • You will need:
  • 1/4 cup rock salt
  • pint size plastic bags
  • quart size plastic bags
  • ice


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    Put ice cream ingredients into a pint size plastic bag and seal.

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Next, take a quart plastic bag and fill it half way with ice. Add in the salt.

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    Put the sealed pint size bag in the quart bag.

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    Seal the quart size bag and shake for 10 minutes or until the liquid looks like ice cream.

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Eat the ice cream right out of the bag or snip a corner of the bag with scissors and squeeze the ice cream into a bowl.

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This can be a great opportunity to use fresh blueberries, strawberries or peaches, also – don’t be afraid to experiment with any fresh fruits that your kiddos are interested in!

Take the next step:

Do your kids help you grocery shop? Have they ever wondered how a grocery store is run? Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes? How do specific products get chosen and end up on store shelves? This is your chance to take your child on an exclusive tour that will answer all of these questions, and more!  Busch’s Fresh Food Markets is offering a limited number of Camp Little Victors participants an opportunity to take an expertly guided tour of a Busch’s store that will be both informative and entertaining. Learn more and sign up for a spot on one of the tours.  Space is limited, so sign up today!

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Busch's Fresh Food MarketBusch’s Fresh Food Market is proud to be the 2014 Food and Nutrition sponsor for Camp Little Victors. Busch’s is a family supermarket that blends the best of today’s freshness and style with the traditional values, personal service and wholesomeness you expect from the neighborhood grocer. Find a location near you.



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