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Great Soft Serve Ice Cream Recipes

Soft serve ice cream recipes make a break trough on Google search page results since soft serve is a popular dessert. Soft serves are available in any restaurant or cafes and fast-food restaurants like McDonald’s.

For business owners, soft serves solved multiple issues like logistics and staffing. A soft serve only requires a machine for operation without needing a team of pastry chefs to oversee it. Preparation for soft serve is quick and simple, especially with manufacturers producing premix to help shorten the preparation procedure. Soft serves have lower fat content than hard serve ice cream, making it freeze quicker. On the downside, a soft serve ice cream needs constant mixing. It will quickly crystallize and become icy if it is kept in the fridge like hard serve ice cream.

For regular consumers, a soft serve is very creamy and feels lighter than a hard serve. Not to mention a soft serve’s light texture allows easy topping mix-ins which gives way to aesthetically pleasing and Instagram-worthy dessert. A soft serve can be enjoyed by everyone even those with sensitive teeth problem since its temperature is slightly warmer than hard serve ice cream.

With that covered, here are three soft serve recipes for you to try:

Please note that these recipes require a soft serve machine, and not for homemade version

Please have the following tools ready before proceeding:

Basic Soft Serve Recipe

The basic soft serve is a plain soft serve without any additional flavoring, toppings, or sauces. This is a blank canvas and acts as a starting point for your creativity. 

Ingredients: 

  1. 1kg soft serve mix of any flavor. 
  2. 4L milk

Instruction: 

  1. Combine 1kg soft serve mix with 4L milk in a container. 
  2. Mix to dissolve and continue the mixing process for 3-5 minutes. 
  3. Pour the mixture into the soft serve machine. 
  4. Allow the machine to churn the ice cream for 10-20 minutes. 
  5. Once the machine is done churning, dispense, and serve. 

Yogurt Soft Serve Recipe

Fro-yo or frozen yogurt is another top trending dessert, curtesy of llaollao and Tutti Fruitti. Yogurt soft serve has a mild tangy flavor. Not strong enough to make you cringe but does make its presence known on the taste buds. 

Ingredients: 

  1. 1kg soft serve ice cream mix
  2. 4L milk
  3. 1kg yogurt

 

Instruction: 

  1. Combine 1kg soft serve mix with 4L milk and 1kg yogurt. 
  2. Mix until dissolve and continue mixing for 3-5 minutes. 
  3. Pour the mixture into the soft serve machine.
  4. Allow the machine to churn for 10-20 minutes. 
  5. Once the machine finished churning, dispense, and serve. 

Chocolate Soft Serve Recipe

Chocolate will never be left out when it comess to desserts. A chocolate soft can taste like milk chocolate or have a slight bitternesss due to high cocoa powder. Whatever the type, chcoolate is not to be missed out from the soft serve menu. 

Ingredients: 

  1. 1kg chocolate soft serve ice cream mix
  2. 4L chocolate milk
  3. Espresso
  4. Cocoa Powder

 

Instructions: 

  1. Combine 1kg chocolate soft serve ice cream mix with 4L chocolate milk, espresso, and cocoa powder. 
  2. Mix until fully combined for 3-5 minutes. 
  3. Pour the mixture into the ice cream machine. 
  4. Allow the machine to churn for 10-20 minutes. 
  5. Once the machine finished churning, dispense, and serve. 

Tips and Recommendations

  • Spending more time on the mixing process will help incorporate more air into the ice cream mixture, resulting in a very soft and fluffy ice cream. 
  • Before pouring in the mixture, make sure that the machine is thoroughly cleaned and sanitized. 
  • Adding espresso into a chocolate mixture will help elevate the flavor of chocolate
  • To save cost, you can opt for water than milk. 

MIX-LAH Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix

Soft serve production made easier with MIX-LAH Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix. The powder mix allows business owners to skip past a lot of ingredients in soft serve making, going straight to the churning stage. Ingredient cost are cut down as the powder already contains flavoring, sweetened, and included an emulsifier to prevent the ingredients from separating. All it requires is liquid to help it dissolve and toppings that are based on the maker’s creativity. 

Storage is not something worry about. Our soft serve premix powder does not need special care. It only needs to be stored at room temperature without any exposure towards heat and moisture. MIX-LAH Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix has a shelf life of 24 months. 

MIX-LAH Soft Serve Ice Cream is not limited to only the classic chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. We also offer the trendy matcha and yogurt. 

Available for purchase at ShopeeLazada, and GFB Official Store

 

 

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