Blackberry Ices

Today we made Blackberry Ices!

12 oz fresh blackberries, 2T half and half, 1C powdered sugar

Rinse, drain and dry berries thoroughly. Push through fine mesh sieve. Discard seeds or use for another recipe.

Blackberry Ices

Mix puree with half and half and sugar. Blend well.

Blackberry Ices

Blackberry Ices

Blackberry Ices

Blackberry Ices

Freeze until of desired consistency.

Blackberry Ices

Blackberry Ices

Blackberry Ices

Blackberry Sorbet

Today we made Blackberry Sorbet!

6 oz fresh ripe blackberries, 1C water, 1 1/2T cornstarch, 1/4C sugar

Push berries through fine mesh sieve.

Blackberry Sorbet

Heat water with cornstarch, stirring constantly until thickened.

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

Remove from heat. Quickly stir in sugar. Blend well.

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

Stir in blackberry puree. Blend well.

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

Freeze until of desired consistency. Makes 3 to 4 servings.

Blackberry Sorbet

Blackberry Cake

Today we made Blackberry Cake!

1/2C butter, 1C sugar, 1t vanilla, 2 eggs, 2 1/2C flour, 2t baking powder, 12 oz fresh blackberries

Preheat oven to 350F.

Blackberry Cake

Sift together dry ingredients. In separate bowl, cream butter and sugar.

Blackberry Cake

Blackberry Cake

Blackberry Cake

Blackberry Cake

Add eggs.

Blackberry Cake

Stir in dry ingredients.

Blackberry Cake

Blackberry Cake

Mix in vanilla. Push blackberries through a fine-mesh sieve.

Blackberry Cake

Add the puree to the batter.

Blackberry Cake

Turn into greased rectangular baking pan.

Blackberry Cake

Blackberry Cake

Bake 20-25 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean. Top with chocolate syrup.

Blackberry Cake

Blackberry Ice Milk

Today I made Blackberry Ice Milk!

24 oz fresh blackberries, 14 oz sweetened condensed milk, 1/2C skim milk

Puree blackberries in blender.

Blackberry Ice Milk

Push through sieve to remove seeds. Use seeds for another recipe.

Blackberry Ice Milk

Add sweetened condensed milk.

Blackberry Ice Milk

Blackberry Ice Milk

Stir in skim milk. Blend well.

Blackberry Ice Milk

Blackberry Ice Milk

Blackberry Ice Milk

Blackberry Ice Milk

Blackberry Ice Milk

Blackberry Ice Milk

Freeze until of desired consistency.

Blackberry Ice Milk