Dairy Free Dragon Fruit Ice Cream Recipe

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Just look at this dairy miễn phí dragon fruit ice cream – have you even seen such a pretty dessert? This is no churn ice cream made with bananas và dragon fruit only. That’s right. You only need two ingredients & both of them are fruit. You will LOVE this frozen dairy không lấy phí dessert recipe using rồng fruit, also known as pitaya. If you are looking for a fun, colourful ice cream flavour, this is for you!

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So it’s not just a delicious recipe using dragon fruit but a healthy one as well. So if you’re looking for a colourful ice cream flavour which is super-easy to make and không tính phí from dairy, this is it!

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What is rồng Fruit?

Dragon fruit is native khổng lồ Central America & Mexico but grows all over the globe these days. Sometimes known as strawberry pear or pitaya, this tropical fruit comes in different colours. You can get red-skinned ones with white flesh and black seeds & another variety has reddish pink flesh và black seeds. There is also a yellow-skinned type which has white flesh và black seeds.

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This fruit is a great source of Vitamins B1, B2 & B3 and Vitamin C. It’s also rich in magnesium which helps you sleep well, plus calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, and iron. And as if that wasn’t enough, it’s a good source of essential fatty acids, protein và fibre as well!

Taste-wise I would describe rồng fruit as a cross between a pear & a kiwi fruit. The different varieties taste the same, but choose the red-fleshed one to get this colourful ice cream flavour. This frozen dairy không tính tiền dessert can be made with a different variety though or even a mixture of two kinds.

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You know, the thought of ice cream for breakfast might strike you as strange but when you consider this recipe is made with only banana và dragon fruit, it makes more sense! What could be more refreshing on a hot summer morning than healthy ice cream made with bananas?

So How Easy is It lớn Make?

As far as ice cream recipes go, they don’t get much easier. You don’t need an ice cream maker or any gadgets at all to make this frozen dairy free dessert. You do need khổng lồ start it a day ahead though by peeling & freezing the bananas.

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The following day, blend them in a blender or food processor. You are going to lớn need a decent unique blender for this, as frozen bananas are hard. They’re no match for mediocre unique blender blades!

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Once the bananas are pureed you can địa chỉ in the rồng fruit and blend again until the mixture is well combined. Now all that’s left to bởi vì is transfer the fruity mixture into a container và freeze it. You can either freeze it overnight or give it at least six to lớn eight hours, which means you’ll probably want khổng lồ prepare it in the morning. Then you can enjoy it same day!

What if I can’t find Pink dragon Fruit?

If you can’t find frozen or fresh one pink rồng fruit (pitaya), you can substitute with dragon fruit or pitaya powder. You can actually use as much as you want as the flavor is mild. The rồng fruit powder is great to địa chỉ cửa hàng to smoothies, too.

How to Serve this Recipe Using long Fruit

You can enjoy no churn dairy không tính phí dragon fruit ice cream just as it is, or try it as a palate cleanser between courses. It’s also good served with whipped cream (or a non-dairy alternative) or sprinkles, chocolate chips, mini marshmallows, nuts – the các mục goes on! Chocolate syrup would be a good contrast.

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Have a scoop with a piece of lemon pie, some waffles or pancakes or even a slice of cake. I’m sure you can come up with lots of ways to lớn enjoy this dairy không tính tiền dragon fruit ice cream.

Another idea is to showroom a scoop lớn your preferred variety of milk và blend khổng lồ make a fruity milkshake or smoothie. Yum!

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Remember too that you can add other types of fruit to the mixture if you want. The bananas give a creamy texture without the need to địa chỉ cửa hàng any dairy or dairy-free milks or creams. The dragon fruit adds another dimension khổng lồ the flavour as well as that gorgeous colour.

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I would suggest starting with the frozen bananas & then pureeing those. Next you can showroom your choice of fruits to the blender or food processor. Peaches, strawberries, mango, or blueberries might be nice. How about keeping the exotic theme going with something totally different, lượt thích lychees?

How to lớn Store Dairy không tính tiền Dragon Fruit Ice Cream

This frozen dairy không lấy phí dessert will keep for a month in the freezer (or much less, in my case!) Make sure it’s in a tightly sealed container because if moisture gets in that causes ice crystals which you don’t want in there.

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This recipe using dragon fruit is so easy lớn make. Ensure you choose a pink-fleshed fruit if you want a colourful ice cream flavour. I love this dairy không tính phí dragon fruit ice cream at any time.

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If you like this recipe using dragon fruit (aka pitaya), you might also like Dairy không tính phí Fresh Pineapple Peach Smoothie, Healthy Breakfast Banana Split with Berries or Nourishing blue Smoothie Bowl.