One ingredient ice cream recipe

  • 2 adults and 2 children
  • Easy

Make a creamy, thick ice cream for you and your children using just 2 frozen bananas and a couple of extras - with this easy recipe by Beth Bentley


To serve 2 adults and 2 children

  • 2 ripe bananas, thinly sliced and frozen
  • A splash or two of cold water or your baby’s usual milk
  • Optional flavours: strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, unsweetened cacao, cinnamon or nut butter

You’ll also need

  • A blender


  • Step 1

    Tip the frozen banana slices into your blender with the water/milk.

  • Step 2

    Pulse, stop, look, give the blender cup a shake.

  • Step 3

    Keep going, pulse by pulse, and after 45–60 seconds of whizzing, maybe less, you’ll be left with a creamy soft-scoop texture.

  • Step 4

    Serve IMMEDIATELY. If you’re adding flavours, throw them in at the start.