June 5, 2015

Easy Homemade 3-Ingredient Lemon Ice Cream

With just three simple ingredients, this easy homemade 3-ingredient Lemon Ice Cream is almost effortless to whip up!  It's the perfect tasty treat to kick off a REAL® Wholesome Summer.  Thank you to REAL® Seal for sponsoring it's creation and this post.

Easy Homemade 3-Ingredient Lemon Ice Cream

June is National Dairy Month!  And what better way to celebrate dairy ... and summer ... than with a cool and tasty bowl of ice cream, right?

Well, how about a cool and tasty bowl of easy homemade 3-ingredient Lemon  Ice Cream and  an opportunity to win a $100 Visa gift card from the kind dairy-loving folks at REAL® Seal?

In celebration of National Dairy Month, REAL® Seal is kicking off its REAL® Wholesome Summer campaign, a 30-day campaign focused on sharing how a well-balanced diet including REAL® dairy lays the foundation for creating great summer memories.
And a well-balanced diet certainly includes some dessert indulgence, right?  Wholesome REAL® dessert indulgence, that is!

Like this easy homemade 3-ingredient Lemon Ice Cream made with REAL® whipping cream.

REAL Whipping Cream

Truly, this homemade 3-ingredient Lemon Ice Cream couldn't be easier.  Simply whip REAL® whipping cream with sugar until soft peaks form, and stir in the juice and zest of a fresh lemon or two.

That's it!  Truly simple.

And believe me, it's truly simple to participate in REAL® Seal's REAL® Wholesome Summer Pin-To-Win Sweepstakes {from June 1st to June 30th, 2015} for your chance to win a $100 Visa gift card, too.

To enter, simply:

2. Once there, click on 'REAL® Wholesome Summer Sweepstakes'  in the menu bar.  {See the red circle & arrow in the screenshot above??}

3.  Follow the instructions to Pin-To-Win!
{sweepstakes open from June 1 to June 30, 2015}

And then whip up a quick batch of this easy homemade 3-ingredient Lemon Ice Cream to get your National Dairy Month and REAL® Wholesome Summer off to a fantastic start!  It's the stuff great summer memories are made of, don't you think?

Easy Homemade 3-Ingredient Lemon Ice Cream
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Easy Homemade 3-Ingredient Lemon Ice Cream
Source:  A Tracey creation

  • 2 c. REAL® whipping cream or heavy cream
  • 1 c. granulated sugar
  • 2 lemons
  1. Chill a large mixing bowl and the beaters of an electric mixer (or whisk attachment of a stand mixer) in the refrigerator for about 15 minutes. Remove from the refrigerator and pour the whipping cream into the chilled bowl. Beat on high speed for one minute. Add sugar and continue to beat on high speed until soft peaks form.
  2. Zest one of the lemons; finely chop the zest. Add zest and 6 tablespoons fresh lemon juice to the whipped cream; stir gently until combined.
  3. Cover and freeze until mixture is set, about 4 hours or more.
This homemade Lemon Ice Cream is tasty served on its own, alongside angel food cake or pound cake, or with gingerbread.


This is a sponsored post brought to you in partnership with REAL® Seal.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.


  1. Thank you for the chance to win. I cannot wait to try the lemon ice cream recipe, thanks again.

  2. I like this lemon ice cream recipe! It looks delicious and easy.

  3. Wow! That looks incredible. I'm so impressed. Pinned and tweeted. We appreciate you stopping by to party with us. We hope to see you, Monday at 7 pm. Happy Sunday! Lou Lou Girls

  4. Hello beautiful! I’m stopping by to let you know that we will be featuring your picnic table at our party tonight at 7 pm. Happy dance time! Thanks for sharing it with us! Lou Lou Girls

  5. This scream Summer!! Thank you so much for linking up at Tasty Tuesday! Your recipe has been pinned to the Tasty Tuesday Pinterest board! Please join us again this week!

  6. We will just love your Lemon Ice Cream, it looks fabulous. Thanks so much for sharing your awesome recipe with Full Plate Thursday and come back real soon.
    Have a great day,
    Miz Helen

  7. has anyone substituted stevia for the sugar and had good results?? diabetic in family and would luv any comments concerning substitution. thanks!! (Lemon Ice Cream Recipe)


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