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No Churn Cotton Candy Ice Cream Recipe

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Have fun making this No Churn Cotton Candy Ice Cream Recipe! It’s a great way to add a sweet treat to your day. Who says that making homemade ice cream has to be hard?

Since you don’t need an ice cream machine to whip up this dessert, it’s fast and simple to do anytime that sweet tooth craving hits.

Not only do I love the flavor of this sweet, creamy treat, but I also love the color of it as well. Pink and blue ice cream is a fun addition to birthdays, baby showers, and more.

No Churn Cotton Candy Ice Cream Recipe

For as long as I can remember, I always thought that ice cream had to be made using an ice cream maker – but this simple treat proves that wrong.

Forget about needing an extra appliance in the house, and follow the simple steps below on the printable recipe card.

My boys enjoy eating this easy dish because it’s rich, creamy, and much quicker than other ice cream recipes. They’ll even request it and then join in on helping to make it! I love extra hands in the kitchen making treats like this!

How long does it take for homemade ice cream to freeze?

Making homemade ice cream can be a delicious and fun activity, but it is essential to know how long it takes for the mixture to freeze properly.

The freezing time for homemade ice cream depends on several factors, such as the quantity of the mixture, the freezer temperature, and the type of machine being used.

Typically, it takes 2-3 hours for the mixture to freeze completely in the freezer bowl. However, leaving it in the freezer overnight is recommended to ensure it’s fully frozen.

It’s important to remember that different recipes may have varying freezing times, so it’s always best to follow the directions to achieve the perfect texture and consistency.

Overall, patience is key when making this sweet treat from scratch.

Specialty Ingredients:

The following ingredients are affiliate links on Amazon because they may be a bit hard to find in your normal store.  I wanted you to be able to see exactly which things we are using.

Reminder, not all ingredients in the Pink and Blue Ice Cream Recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for

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Must Have Resources:

When making No Churn Ice Cream at home, you really need to have the following Amazon affiliate tools on hand.

Kovot Ceramic Dessert & Ice Cream Cone Set - Includes 4 Ceramic Cones And 4 Metal SpoonsNorpro, black Nonstick Anti-Freeze Ice Cream Scoop, 7in/18cmIce Cream Sundae Party Kit - 12 Ounce Polka Dot Paper Treat Cups -Heavyweight Plastic Spoons - Paper Straws - Paper Umbrellas - 24 Each - Blue, Pink, Orange, Yellow, Green, Red, PurpleUSA Pan Nonstick Standard Bread Loaf Pan, 1 Pound, Aluminized Steel


Make it a Meal:

Think that meal planning has to be hard and stressful? It doesn’t! You can easily meal plan for the whole family in a short amount of time!

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Vegetable Side: Asparagus and Cheese Soup Recipe

Starch Side: Loaded Baked Steak Fries Recipe

Refreshing Drink: Cotton Candy Mocktail Recipe

Best Ice Cream Recipes:

Once you make this Easy Ice Cream Cotton Candy Recipe, it’s time to make even more sweet treats. I love making ice cream recipes, and here are some of my favorites.

This Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream Recipe is loaded with flavor.

Check out this No Churn Almond Joy Ice Cream Recipe! It tastes like the real deal!

The next time it’s cold outside and snowy, make this Snow Ice Cream!

Once you make this S’mores Ice Cream, you will want more!

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes are a fun and simple treat to make!

Make this No Churn Firecracker Ice Cream Recipe for the summer months!

Everyone in the house loves this No-Churn Galaxy Ice Cream Recipe! Perfect for the kids!

What toppings go well with cotton candy ice cream?

Regarding dessert, cotton candy ice cream is an indulgent treat that’s hard to resist. This frozen dessert is a favorite among many with its swirling, pastel colors and sweet, creamy flavor.

However, to take this ice cream to the next level, choosing the right toppings is essential.

Some popular options include rainbow sprinkles, chocolate chips, gummy bears, or fresh fruit like strawberries or blueberries.

Ultimately, the key is choosing toppings that complement rather than overpower the ice cream’s sweet, cotton candy flavor.

By doing so, you can create a visually stunning and deliciously satisfying dessert.

More Cotton Candy Recipes:

No Churn Cotton Candy Ice Cream Recipe

No Churn Cotton Candy Ice Cream Recipe

Yield: 8
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Additional Time: 1 day
Total Time: 1 day 10 minutes

This No Churn Cotton Candy Ice Cream Recipe is the best! Full of cotton candy flavor!


  • 2 cups heavy whipping cream
  • 14 ounces of sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 tsp Cotton Candy Flavoring
  • 1/2 tsp of pink food gel
  • 1/2 tsp of blue food gel


  1. Add the whipping cream, cotton candy flavoring, and sweetened condensed milk in a bowl. Mix until soft peaks form.
  2. Separate the mixture in two bowls and add the pink gel coloring in one and the blue gel coloring in another. Mix.
  3. Use a spoon and add big scoops of the pink and blue mixture into the loaf pan. Alternate the colors.
  4. Once all the mixture is added, use a butter knife to make swirls.
  5. Put the loaf pan in the freezer overnight.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 417Total Fat: 27gSaturated Fat: 17gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 90mgSodium: 101mgCarbohydrates: 38gFiber: 0gSugar: 38gProtein: 7g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 4/19/2023

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