Loading...

How to make Rainbow Tie-Dye Ice-Cream -with yoyomax12

1,605,929 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on May 30, 2013

This colourful ice cream is so easy to make using just vanilla ice cream and some Jell-o powder.

Rainbow cake roll video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBvo7R...

For the inevitable "what if I don't want to use/ can't find Jello powder?" substitution question.
You may be able to try kool aid powder (I would suggest the sugar free kind that is pre-sweetened) the regular unsweetened powder might be a bit tart.

Divide 2 quarts (2 litres) of ice cream into 6 portions (see hint and tips about this).
In the bottom of the container place 3 tablespoons of jello powder and cover it with one portion of ice cream. Sprinkle the next flavour of jello over the layer of ice cream and cover with a portion of ice cream. Continue like this, jello- ice cream-jello - ice cream until you have used up all the colours. I used six jello flavours. Red (strawberry or cherry) Orange (orange), Yellow (lemon), Green (lime), Blue (blue berry mix) and Violet (grape)
You will end up with a layer of ice cream on the top.
Chill the ice cream in the freezer for several hours or overnight until firm.

The tie-dye effect is derived by scooping across the "grain" of the ice cream layers and those show on the sides of your block. I found it easy to remove the block and place it in another resealable container on its side. If you aren't using a boxed ice cream, warm the bottom and sides of your ice cream container in some warm water for a few seconds to loosen it from the container.

The jello does not set up like a gelatin dessert, it stays in a more or less in a granulated form, giving it a sweet gritty texture that is not unpleasant. It goes remarkably well with vanilla ice cream and the fruit flavours are all complimentary.

HINTS and TIPS :
When I make this again, I will divide the ice cream into seven portions and put a layer of ice cream on the bottom of the container first before adding the first layer of jello powder.
I found that the first layer I put in (the violet) stuck to the bottom of the container and quite a bit of it was lost (you see me scraping it up a bit in the video).

Let the ice cream set in a deep freeze if you have one available, it is much easier to scoop if the ice cream has had a chance to set properly.

Prepare your jello portions (3 tbsp) ahead of time because you need to work fairly quickly as to not have a melted mess at the end (especially if you are working in a warm kitchen).

The brand of ice cream I used is the cheapest available at my grocery store, but because you are adding so much extra flavours to it, it tasted just fine regardless.

I found this idea on Pinterest original website here:
http://spoonful.com/recipes/tie-dye-i...


INFO ABOUT ME :)

My name is Tammy and I live in Northeastern Ontario Canada.
What you will find on my channel:

Cupcake decorating tutorials for all occasions
Fun rainbow food
Harry Potter crafts (and other fun crafts)
Main meal ideas
Appetizers
Cakepops for all occasions
Halloween treats and cupcakes
Decadent desserts
Cookies, cookies and more cookies
Quilling (the art of paper filigree)
Fun paper crafts

MY LINKS:

My channel page where you will find all of my videos and playlists. I have tried to organize my videos into playlist by category (Easter treats, animal cupcakes, rainbow treats etc.)
http://www.youtube.com/user/yoyomax12...

If you subscribe any new video I make will show up in your subscription box, delivered to you like a new magazine to your door (except free). You can even go to your subscriptions section of your channel and click on "manage subscriptions" and select "email with new uploads" on my channel. This way you will get an email telling you I have a new video up if you don't go to YouTube often.

I LOVE comments and I read each and every one of them.

I try very hard to answer questions when I can, but there is an excellent chance your question has been answered in the description box or in the comments, so please take a look.

Obscene or hateful comments are removed promptly. My channel is a place you can feel comfortable letting your kids browse around on.

Giving my channel a thumbs up (or down) helps my channel be seen by more people, so please rate while you are here.

Want to come back to a video later? Pin it on Pinterest or favourite it on YouTube.

Facebook!
Add me as a friend and you can upload photos of your creations and ask me questions there :)
https://www.facebook.com/yoyomax12

Pinterest
I often will pin things there that I want to try in future videos.
http://pinterest.com/yoyomax12/

Google Plus:
https://plus.google.com/u/0/101408684...

Contact me here:
http://yoyomax12.weebly.com/contact-m...
I try to respond to all correspondence as soon as I can.

My sister channel here on YouTube is CookingAndCrafting. The lovely lady from Hawaii on this channel is Beth. We have been friends for years, please check her out!
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdZSr...

Loading...

Advertisement
When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...