Butter Pecan Ice Cream – Homemade Butter Pecan Ice Cream with a creamy butter vanilla ice cream based filled with toasted buttered pecans!
“This post and recipe was created for #SummerDessertWeek! I was sent samples by some of the sponsor companies but as always opinions are 100% mine.”
RECIPE IS BELOW IN PRINTABLE RECIPE CARD BUT BLOG POST IS FULL OF “HOW TO MAKE IT”, TIPS, INFORMATION AND FAQ
You won’t find a need for an ice cream machine here! This no churn ice cream recipe only needs an electric mixer and a regular freezer.
Why You Should Make this Butter Pecan Ice Cream…
- No ice cream machine needed for this recipe
- better than store bought ice cream
- easy to make
- fun to make with kids
QUICK GLANCE AT INGREDIENTS FOR Butter Pecan Ice Cream:
- chopped pecans
- butter, softened
- heavy cream
- powdered sugar
- sweetened condensed milk
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How to make Homemade Butter Pecan Ice Cream:
In a skillet, melt 4 tablespoons of butter.
Chop pecans into very small pieces and add to melted butter.
Stir and toast pecan pieces for 5-10 minutes.
Remove from heat and let cool.
In a mixing bowl, add 2 tablespoons of super soft butter and whip until smooth.
Add in heavy cream and powdered sugar.
Mix on high with electric mixer until thick and soft peaks form.
Add in sweetened condensed milk and whisk until combined to make ice cream base.
Stir in cooled pecans, reserving a tablespoon or two of pecans for top of ice cream.
Pour into a loaf pan and top with remaining pecans.
Freeze for several hours or overnight until frozen.
Want to try some other no churn ice cream recipe?
- No Churn S’mores Ice Cream
- No Churn Chocolate Dipped Waffle Cone Ice Cream
- No Churn Crème Brûlée Ice Cream
- Cookies and Cream Ice Cream
Frequently Asked Questions
You’ll need real butter to toast the pecans but you might be able to use butter extract in the ice cream. I haven’t tried it that way yet.
Sure can! It will just be butter ice cream then.
It takes about 6-8 hours to freeze no churn ice cream.
SPONSORED ITEMS USED IN THIS RECIPE:
Butter Pecan Ice Cream
- 1 cup chopped pecans
- 6 tablespoons butter, softened
- 2 cups heavy cream
- 1/2 cup powdered sugar
- 1 (14 ounces) can sweetened condensed milk
- In a skillet, melt 4 tablespoons of butter.
- Chop pecans into very small pieces and add to melted butter.
- Stir and toast pecan pieces for 5-10 minutes.
- Remove from heat and let cool.
- In a mixing bowl, add 2 tablespoons of super soft butter and whip until smooth.
- Add in heavy cream and powdered sugar.
- Mix on high with electric mixer until thick and soft peaks form.
- Add in sweetened condensed milk and whisk until combined to make ice cream base.
- Stir in cooled pecans, reserving a tablespoon or two of pecans for top of ice cream.
- Pour into a loaf pan and top with remaining pecans.
- Freeze for several hours or overnight until frozen.
Metal loaf pans work best for this ice creamv
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Nutrition Information:Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1 cup
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 553Total Fat: 54gSaturated Fat: 27gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 23gCholesterol: 122mgSodium: 121mgCarbohydrates: 17gFiber: 2gSugar: 15gProtein: 5g
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SUMMER DESSERT WEEK GIVEAWAY TIME!
Welcome to this year’s #SummerDessertWeek event hosted by Angie from Big Bear’s Wife. You’re going to be in for a treat this year because we have 28 blogs/bloggers creating summer themed dessert recipes all week! We’re sharing them with the hashtag #SummerDessertWeek on social media and you’ll find some of the links in this post as well. Plus, we also have some great giveaways for you this week thanks to our amazing sponsors!
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Disclaimer: These posts and recipes are part of the week long event, #SummerDessertWeek but all opinions are 100% mine! We would like Thank our amazing sponsors: Dixie Crystals and Circulon. These wonderful sponsors provided the prize packs for our giveaways and also sent samples and products to the #SummerDessertWeek bloggers to use in their recipes.