Recipes and Cooking Strawberry and Cream Cheese Ice Cream 3.9 (17) A strawberry ice cream recipe that tastes like cheesecake, too? Yes, that's exactly what this homemade ice cream recipe delivers! Top each scoop of Strawberry and Cream Cheese Ice Cream with sliced almonds for a satisfying salty, crunchy finish. By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Published on July 25, 2011 Print Rate It Share Share Tweet Pin Email Prep Time: 20 mins Freeze Time: 4 hrs 30 mins Total Time: 4 hrs 50 mins Servings: 8 Yield: 1 quart Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 2 cup strawberries ½ 8 ounce package cream cheese, softened 1 cup milk 1 cup whipping cream ½ cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla ½ teaspoon almond extract Red food coloring (optional) Finely chopped toasted almonds Directions Place berries in a medium bowl; mash with potato masher until crushed. Set aside. In a large mixing bowl, beat cream cheese with electric mixer on medium to high speed until smooth. Add 1/2 cup of the milk, and beat just until combined. Add mashed berries, remaining milk, whipping cream, sugar, vanilla, almond extract, and, if desired, red food coloring; beat just until combined. Freeze in a 2-, 3-, or 4-quart ice cream freezer according to the manufacturer's directions. Sprinkle with almonds before serving. Makes 1 quart (8 servings). Peter Krumhardt Dietary Exchanges: 1 other carbohydrate, 3 fat. Rate it Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 249 Calories 19g Fat 18g Carbs 4g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 8 Calories 249 % Daily Value * Total Fat 19g 24% Saturated Fat 11g 55% Cholesterol 59mg 20% Sodium 69mg 3% Total Carbohydrate 18g 7% Protein 4g *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.