Express Recipes: How to make Fruit and Ice Cream Flan

Craving for a frozen dessert? You can very well make this super yummy Fruit and Ice Cream Flan.

Written by Nita Mehta | New Delhi | Updated: September 9, 2015 4:43:42 pm
Fruit and Ice Cream Flan recipe (Source: Nita Mehta) Fruit and Ice Cream Flan recipe (Source: Nita Mehta)

Craving for a frozen dessert? You can very well make this super yummy Fruit and Ice Cream Flan.

Serves 12
Ingredients
1 jelly mould with a hole in the centre
1 brick vanilla ice cream
½ brick strawberry ice cream
½ brick mango ice cream
100 gms cream
1 tin of fruit cocktail
or
1 cup fresh mixed fruits
6-8 cashew halves – roasted
2 tbsp mixed fruit jam

Method

* Pack vanilla ice cream into a ring mould.

* Beat some strawberry ice cream lightly and pour over the vanilla. Freeze for 1 hour.

* Put the mango ice cream also in the same way. Freeze overnight or till serving.

* Chill cream in the freezer for 15-20 minutes. Add sugar to cream. Whip cream till soft peaks are formed.

* Be careful not to over beat the cream. Put whipped cream in an icing gun and keep in the fridge.

* Heat jam with 2 tbsp water in a pan. Add fruits and mix for 1-2 minutes.

* Unmould ice cream on to serving plate at the time of serving.

* Put fruits in the centre.

* Decorate with whipped cream kept in the icing gun in the refrigerator.

* Arrange cashew pieces. Serve at once.

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