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Red White and Blue Ice Cream

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Get ready to treat your taste buds to what true summer tastes like with this red white and blue ice cream recipe! Nothing beats the summer heat like this cool and tasty treat! 

With the holiday of fireworks coming up, it’s time to make a plan for how you’re going to get your 4th of July ice cream. Don’t worry, this no-churn ice cream recipe is going to cover all your sweet tooth needs! 

And if you like this freezer made ice cream, make certain that you check out this Strawberry Homemade Ice Cream Recipe as well! 

I don’t know about you, but I’m also on the hunt for an easy ice cream recipe. And in my mind, the fourth of July holiday is the perfect time to showcase vanilla ice cream and super fun companion ingredients. 

Every year, once the planning for the 4th of July party starts, my mind immediately goes to fresh blueberries and strawberries and ice cream. Silly delicious, right?! 

The good news is that this ice cream recipe can be reading in 30 minutes. That’s it. And if you want to freeze it into an ice cream pie, you can! There’s no wrong way to eat red, white and blue ice cream, right?!

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.

Condensed Milk Vanilla 

Lemon Juice

Blue food gel

Reminder, not all ingredients in the Red White 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.

red white and blue homemade ice cream recipe

Must Have Resources:

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

Medium Bowl

Make it a Meal:

Main Dish: Boneless BBQ (Barbecue) Pork Ribs

Vegetable SideBacon Baked Beans

Starch SideOven Sweet Potato Steak Fries Recipe

Refreshing DrinkDelicious Green Mocktail Recipe

Don’t forget Dessert: Chocolate Covered Cherry Cupcakes

Red White and Blue Homemade Ice Cream

Best Ice Cream Recipes: 

Once you make this 4th of July Ice Cream Recipe, you’re going to want to make even more! These recipes can help you make delicious and homemade ice cream all summer long!

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Tropical No Churn Ice Cream Recipe

Tie Dye No Churn Ice Cream Recipe

I’m also a big fan of this Ice Cream Cake Roll recipe! It’s so simple and delicious!

July 4th no churn homemade ice cream

More Red, White and Blue Recipes: 

Red Velvet Bread Recipe

White Box Cake Mix Recipes

Easy Blueberry Crumble Dessert Recipe

July 4th no churn homemade ice cream

Red White and Blue Ice Cream

Yield: 10


  • 1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 cups cold heavy cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, to taste
  • 2 drops each red and blue gel food coloring


  1. With a mixer, beat heavy whipping cream until thick. Pour in sweetened condensed milk and vanilla and fold in until smooth.
  2. Divide ice cream into 3 bowls, adding blue gel food coloring to one and red food coloring to a second bowl. Leave one bowl white.
  3. Next, spoon ice cream into a freezer safe container, alternating colors to create an multicolored ice cream.
  4. Freeze for 5-6 hours or overnight. When it is time to serve, remove from freezer and let sit on the counter to soften for 5-10 minutes before serving.

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Miz Helen

Tuesday 2nd of July 2019

Wishing you a great 4th of July Celebration and thanks so much for sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday! The links will be open early tomorrow, see you then. Miz Helen


Monday 1st of July 2019

This looks so good, Kelli! Perfect for a 4th of July picnic. Thanks for sharing at Celebrate Your Story! Rebecca

Mother of 3

Friday 28th of June 2019

That looks so delicious! Pinned.


Friday 28th of June 2019

What a great recipe! Just in time for July 4th :) I'd like to invite you to join our weekly link party Handmade & Otherwise. It opens Fridays at 8am and closes Monday at 8pm. I hope you stop by!

April J Harris

Friday 28th of June 2019

I love no churn ice creams and it's so cool the way you've mixed the 3 colours together. Congratulations! Your post is being featured at next week’s Hearth and Soul Link Party starting on Monday. Hope to see you there!

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