One of the most exciting parts of owning a soft serve ice cream machine is playing with flavors and recipes and making them your own. We've collected a few of our favorite spicy chocolate ice cream recipes. Spicy, you ask? Believe it or not, a kick of spice is just as alluring as a pinch of salt when it comes to sweet recipes and tantalizing chocolate.
These recipes take inspiration from traditional hot spicy chocolate drinks. They work perfectly as frosty concoctions. Serve with cinnamon whipped cream for the ultimate indulgence.
Chocolate Chili Ice Cream
It's easy to convert this traditional ice cream recipe that uses bittersweet chocolate and real chilis to create a spicy/sweet sensation. Just skip the eggs!
Spicy Mexican Chocolate Ice Cream
Ever enjoyed a hot cup of spicy Mexican chocolate? This fantastic recipe takes that winter favorite and converts it to a summertime classic. Skip the eggs and use high quality chili powder for the best soft serve.
Dark Chocolate Chili Ice Cream
Sometimes you need the richness and complexity of dark chocolate to really make a culinary statement. The good news? This complex recipe is MUCH easier in the Ice Cream Depot. Just chill the liquid in the fridge before you get started with the machine.
Let us know how your spicy chocolate soft serve ice cream recipe turned out. What toppings did you try? We love homemade whipped cream and fresh fruit -- especially blackberries. This also pairs incredibly well with fresh cheesecake. Give it a try!