This recipe is great for hot summer afternoons, or when you're just craving a cold snack! It is easy to make and uses only 3 simple ingredients. For one cup of mashed bananas, you will need about 3 bananas.
INGREDIENTS (for 5 servings):
- 1 cup white sugar
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup mashed banana
In a small saucepan, stir together sugar and water. Bring to a boil, then remove from heat and allow to cool.
When the sugar syrup is cool, stir in bananas. Pour into a freezer - safe baking dish. Freeze for 3 to 4 hours, until set at the edges.
Remove from the freezer and transfer to a mixing bowl. Use an electric mixer to beat until smooth. Return to the freezer until gently set, at least 2 hours.
Get out your ice cream maker and we'll let you in on some of the secrets of sweet success with homemade ice cream.