Thai Tea Ice Cream

photo of a bowl of Thai Tea Ice Cream
So I’ve been a little obsessed with Thai Iced Tea lately, ever since brewing my own. After making the drink, my mind was spinning with Thai tea flavored desserts.

Before summer is over, I wanted to make some Thai tea ice cream. This looked so fluffy and soft while it was churning away in my ice cream machine.
photo of Thai Tea Ice Cream in a container
To obtain a richer color, I used the loose Thai tea mix. I strained it a few time so no leaf residue remained. You can read more about the brewing process in my original Thai Iced Tea post.

photo of a package of thai tea mix

photo of two bowls of ice cream
I’ve been too lazy to prepare a custard based ice cream, though I know it would make it even better. This was still pretty good though and much easier.
close-up photo of a bowl of ice cream

Thai Tea Ice Cream

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Thai

This Thai tea ice cream is an easy and refreshing summer treat.

Ingredients:

  • 1 3/4 cups heavy cream
  • 3/4 cup brewed Thai tea using Thai tea mix pictured above, add 1/4 cup of leaves to 1 cup of boiling water, and let steep for about 20 minutes. Use 3/4 cup of the tea
  • 1/4 cup condensed milk more or less depending on personal sweetness preference

Directions:

  1. Combine ingredients into blender. Pour into ice cream maker and follow manufacturer instructions. Eat right away or freeze to make more solid.
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4 comments on “Thai Tea Ice Cream”

  1. i love thai tea ice cream. looks yummy!

  2. What can I substitute for 1/4 cup of condensed milk since I’m cutting my sugar and carbs intake.
    I love thai milk tea.
    Thanks!

    • I used condensed milk as the sweetener since that is what is typically used in thai tea, but any sweetener substitute should work. The heavy cream will already create the creamy base for the thai tea that condensed milk usually does, so if you use a sugar free syrup or even granular sugar substitute, that should work too.

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