Spumoni Recipe

This Spumone tastes heavenly ! Try this delicious ice cream topped with maraschino cherries and almond for your dessert ! Your suggestions for this Spumone are welcome !


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexAverage
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 Sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Salt1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Milk1 Cup (16 tbs), scalded
 Egg yolks3 , beaten
 Whipping cream1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Unsweetened chocolate1⁄2 Ounce, melted (1/2 Square)
 Rum extract2 Teaspoon
 Sugar1 Tablespoon
 Pistachio extract1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Green food coloring2 Drop
 Whipping cream1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), whipped
 Maraschino cherry1
 Unbalanced almonds6 , finely chopped
 Almond extract1⁄4 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2200 Calories from Fat 1362

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 152 g234.2%

Saturated Fat 93.1 g465.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1075 mg

Sodium 458.4 mg19.1%

Total Carbohydrates 159 g53%

Dietary Fiber 4 g16.2%

Sugars 150.9 g

Protein 19 g37.9%

Vitamin A 17.7% Vitamin C 0.05%

Calcium 56.4% Iron 23.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Stir 1/2 cup sugar and salt into scalded milk in the top of a double boiler. Stir until sugar is dissolved.
2. Stir about 3 tablespoons of the hot milk into the egg yolks. Immediately return to double boiler top. Cook over boiling water, stirring constantly, about 5 minutes, or until mixture coats a spoon. Remove from heat and cool.
3. Stir in 1 cup whipping cream and divide mixture equally into two bowls.
4. Add melted chocolate to mixture in one bowl and mix thoroughly. Set in refrigerator.
5. Add rum extract to remaining mixture and pour into refrigerator tray. Freeze until mushy.
6. Turn into a chilled bowl and beat until mixture is smooth and creamy. Spoon into a chilled 1 -quart mold and freeze until firm.
7. Fold 1 tablespoon sugar, pistachio extract, and food coloring into 1/2 cup whipping cream, whipped. Spoon over firm rum ice cream; freeze until firm.
8. When pistachio cream becomes firm, place the maraschino cherry in the center and return to freezer.
9. Fold 1 tablespoon sugar, chopped almonds, and almond extract into remaining 1/2 cup whipping cream, whipped. Spoon over firm pistachio cream. Freeze until firm.
10. When almond cream is firm, pour chocolate ice cream mixture into refrigerator tray and freeze until mushy.
11. Turn into a chilled bowl and beat until mixture is smooth and creamy. Spoon mixture over firm almond cream. Cover mold with aluminum foil or waxed paper. Return to freezer and freeze 6 to 8 hours, or until very firm.
12. To unmold, quickly dip mold into warm water and invert. Cut spumone into wedge-shaped pieces.