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  • 125 ml Lime juice

  • 2 tablespoons Tequila

  • 3 tablespoons orange liqueur or triple sec

  • 150 g icing sugar

  • 500 ml Double cream


  • 1.

    Pour the lime juice, tequila and orange liqueur or triple sec into a bowl and stir in the icing sugar until it dissolves.

  • 2.

    Add the cream and whisk until the mixture is thick and smooth, but not stiff.

  • 3.

    Spoon into an airtight container and place into the freezer to freeze overnight. This ice cream doesn't need to be taken out to soften before serving, as it won't freeze too hard and melts quickly.


Recipe taken from Nigella's book, "Nigella Express"
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Posted by Report
so Alsome (:
you did my homework for school
Posted by GayelReport
I Cant wait to give this a try,It sounds really Yummy.
Posted by Lesley257Report
Delicious, easy, and failsafe :) I've used it many times over the past 2 years.
Posted by Lesley257Report
Delicious, esay and fail-safe :) I use it often!!
Posted by AmandaReport
Best ice cream recipe ever.