Nothing beats scorching summers like a big scoop of ice cream. While there are several ice cream options in the stores, no other ice cream compares to the goodness of a creamy homemade one. 

With Indian summer bringing forth several refreshing and nutrient-dense fruits, making ice cream at home using them is one of the best ways to utilise them and ensure a healthy treat. 

If you are also looking to have an ice cream that is quick, easy and healthy, try these simple 3-ingredient ice cream recipes to indulge in the cool delight this summer. 

1. Mango lassi ice-cream 



Ingredients required: 

  • Diced ripe mangoes 
  • 1 cup plain curd
  • 2-4 tablespoons sugar or honey (according to taste)

Take the ingredients and blend them together to get a smooth consistency. Pour the mixture into a container and freeze it for 4-6 hours until firm. Your mango lassi ice cream is ready! Serve it in scooped with diced mangoes or mint leaves for a refreshing taste. 

2. Coconut elaichi ice cream 



Ingredients required: 

  • 2 cups coconut cream or thick coconut water 
  • 1 cup condensed milk 
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom (elaichi)


Whisk the coconut cream, condensed milk, and ground elaichi until well combined. Pour the mixture into a container and freeze for 4-6 hours and wait till it gets firm. Serve it with chopped coconut or top it with almond flakes for a rich flavour. 

3. Banana ice cream 



Ingredients required:

  • 2 ripe bananas, frozen 
  • 2 tablespoons peanut butter or Nutella 
  • 1 tablespoon honey or sugar (according to taste)


Blend the bananas and peanut butter/Nutella together in a mixture. Add honey or sugar for sweetness and blend the mixture again. It can be served instantly for a soft consistency or can be frozen for 4-6 hours for a firm texture.

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