Have you ever wondered how Ben & Jerrys were founded? The founders of Ben & Jerrys Ice Cream are Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield. Ben & Jerrys Homemade, Inc. are manufacturers of ice cream, frozen yogurt and sorbet. The company is known for its creative flavor combinations. Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield met as teenagers in middle school in New York. They both attended Penn State. They opened their first store in 1978. Their first store was a converted garage. Their one year anniversary was marketed, Free Cone Day. Anyone that came to their store that day got free scoops of ice cream. That tradition continues today. In 1980 Ben and Jerrys Ice Cream was marketed to grocery stores. In 1981, they became an ice cream making chain. Top selling flavors are Cherry Garcia, Chunky Monkey, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, Cherry Garcia frozen yogurt, Peanut Butter Cup and New York Fudge Chunk. In 2000 the company was acquire by Unilever. Make these famous copycat ice cream recipes at home. Read right now more ice cream maker reviews.
Ice cream can be traced back to the Early Roman Empire. Nero (A.D. 37-68) ordered ice cream topped with fresh fruits. Concoctions of ices, sherbets and milk were served in Italian and French royal courts. Ice Cream was brought from Europe to the America’s. In 1776 the first American ice cream parlor opened in New York City. The term -ice cream- was introduced by American colonists. Ice cream was served to White House guests by President George Washington and President Thomas Jefferson. In 1832 Augustus Jackson created recipes for making ice cream. In 1846 created and patented a hand-cranked freezer. This hand cranked freezer established ice cream methods used today.
The yogurt maker is electric powered equipment whereby, you just pit in the milk and the flavor of the drink that you want and put on the electricity. Within a minute or two, your drink will be well blended out and ready for drinking. There are various options available for the yogurt drink electric maker. Sumei DNJ-202 1200mL Electric Yogurt Maker is small equipment that comes with a jar of 1.2 liters to make that quantity of yogurt. The Sumei DNJ-102 Exquisite 1000mL Electric Yogurt & Ice Cream Maker is two in one equipment making both yogurt and ice cream. It has a capacity of 1 liter.
All you have to do is make sure that your freezer bowl is at the right temperature before putting all of the parts into place. You will prepare your ingredients beforehand and then load them into the main bolt. Make sure that the lid is placed firmly on top and then turn on the motor. You will begin to hear the machine rumble as it mixes your ingredients into what will eventually become ice cream. Depending on how fast you put together your ingredients, you will have a nice fresh batch in as quickly as 20-25 minutes. It really does get easier than that with this Cuisinart model, and you also have the opportunity to add all sorts of extras like chocolate or fruits during the mixing process.
This is the larger of their two models and whichever one you go with, it is a very good choice. Customer reviews state that this machine is one of the best and if you put in the proper ingredients, tastes even better than the store bought ones. Of course there are problems with the wooden bucket leaking after some time, but then it is a small price to pay for getting an machine that can feed you, your family, and a few neighboring ones as well. You can make a huge quantity, and since you use ice and salt, you can even make it outside in your patio, or veranda. In any case you will have to freeze the ice cream to get it to the proper consistency, so why mess up the inside of your home. At just around $200, it costs the same as the counter top soft serve makers from other manufacturers, but makes nearly 6 times the amount of product. The hand crank version costs around $50 less, and although may seem like a novelty in the beginning, soon becomes a chore. Get it only if you have kids at home to whom you can outsource this job.