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Sweet Plantain Ice Milk



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    Makes 1 Quart Plus Overrun

    2 Ripe Plantains (skin totally black and plantain soft)-peeled and cut in 1”pieces
    2 Cups Milk
    1 Can Sweetened Condensed Milk (1- 14 oz can)
    1 tsp. Pure Vanilla Extract
    Pinch Fine Sea Salt

    Place the plantains in a blender and add enough of the milk to cover the plantains. Puree until very smooth, stir in the rest of the milk.

    Place the condensed milk in a bowl. Gradually whisk in the plantain puree and the milk until smooth. Freeze in an ice cream machine according to manufacturers directions. Transfer to a container and place in freezer to for a firmer ice milk.

    Serve in chilled bowls garnished with sliced sweet plantains sautéed in butter with brown sugar and rum. Enjoy!