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5 from 1 vote

Dairy Free Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Dairy Free Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream
Servings: 6
Calories: 196kcal


  • 1 1/2 cup coconut milk
  • 1/2 cup almond milk, unsweetened
  • 2 cup cherries, frozen
  • 2 tablespoon maple syrup, pure
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/4 cup mini chips chocolate chips, semisweet


  • 1 envelope (1 tbsp) gelatin, dry powder, unsweetened
  • 1/4 cup water


  • Place coconut milk, almond (or other milk, if substituting. Other options are dairy, soy, hemp, or additional coconut milk), 1 1/2 cups of the cherries, maple syrup, vanilla, and almond extract in a blender. Puree until completely smooth.
  • If using gelatin or guar gum, add this to the blender and pulse to combine.
  • Refrigerate 1-2 hours or until completely chilled.
  • Pour mixture into ice cream machine per manufacturer's instructions. During the last 2-3 minutes of churning, add remaining 1/2 cup of cherries (finely diced) and the chocolate chips.
  • Eat immediately as soft-serve, or pour into a shallow container, cover, and freeze 2-3 hours until firm.


Calories: 196kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Sodium: 28mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 13g