2 cups heavy cream
2 cups whole milk
1 vanilla bean
3/4 cup sugar
2 whole eggs
3 egg yolks
1 teaspoon cardamom
Be sure not to dump milk into eggs for fear of flash cooking them, which will result in an ice cream that tastes like an omelette. Pour combined egg/milk mixture back into pot, turn burner on low, and while whisking constantly, allow mix to warm for a minute or two. You want it to thicken slightly, until it coats the back of a spoon. Pour in a heat-safe bowl. Cover with plastic wrap and chill for 4 hours or overnight. After the mixture has chilled, run through a standard ice cream maker according to factory directions.
Get our take on the best in food news, recipes and more from around the web, including the best Valentine's Day recipes.
Train frontman Pat Monahan, an avid chocolate lover, shared with us his top five reasons for eating dark chocolate.
Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert have teamed up with master chocolatier Christopher Curtin to create the "Good & Evil" chocolate b …
Are you infatuated with ice cream? Do you lust over lobster? Swoon at the sight of chocolate? Here's the best recipe for each food …
It’s officially American Chocolate Week. Check out photos of mind-blowing chocolate creations.
Indulge in our decadent chocolate desserts, from cookies and cakes to puddings, souffles and truffles.
Satisfy that chocolate craving in your very own kitchen. All you need is baking chocolate and a little know-how. It also helps to …
Lots of recipes call for melted chocolate. Follow these step-by-step instructions to do it properly.