Blueberry Mint Nice Cream

 

This just might be the perfect summer snack or dessert. In-season blueberries are delicious and packed full of nutrients. Mint adds a fresh, cooling effect and the blend of banana and coconut milk keeps things smooth and creamy without the need for dairy. Skill Level: Beginner. Serving Size: ½ - ¾ cup.
Course Dessert
Servings 12
Calories 170kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 pints fresh blueberries
  • 1 banana
  • 2 cups fresh mint, stems removed
  • 1/2 cup cashews
  • 1 can full-fat coconut milk
  • 2 Tbsp. coconut oil
  • 2 Tbsp. pure maple syrup
  • 1 Tbsp. pure vanilla extract
  • 2 tsp. kosher salt

Instructions

  • Combine all ingredients in a blender or food processor and blend/pulse until smooth.
  • Place in a covered airtight container. Freeze overnight or until frozen all the way through.  
  • Pull out of freezer 5 minutes before service, scoop, and enjoy!

Notes

Nutrition Information: This “nice” cream is a delicious dairy-free dessert that can be stored in the freezer for up to 3 months. Gluten-free.
  • Calories: 170
  • Fat: 12 g
  • Protein: 2 g
  • Carbohydrates: 14 g
  • Fiber: 2 g
  • Added Sugar: 2 g
  • Sodium: 330 mg