August 18, 2017 2 min read

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

What can be more delicious than a mix of creamy chocolate, heavy cream, and peppermint? It's an instant energy-booster that brings your senses to life!

Well, we've done it again! Our latest ice cream recipe went viral instantly, so we came up with a new one! This time, we've tried our hand at mint chocolate chip ice cream - and the end result is incredible!

Made with the best natural protein powder, real cream, and chocolate chips, our ice cream recipe is out of this world! The flavors mingle together in a way that just makes you want to slow down and enjoy every bite with all your senses! It tastes so great that you won’t believe it's sugar-free!

This savory treat is rich in protein and has just two grams of net carbs per serving. We have used Vanilla Nutralean for a healthy nutrition punch. This quality protein powder increases fat burning and helps you get lean effortlessly.

First of all, it boosts your metabolism, so you'll burn more calories at rest. Secondly, it balances testosterone, insulin, ghrelin, and other weight-regulating hormones.

Whey protein powder also suppresses hunger and sugar cravings, which makes it easier to stick to your diet. Compared to fats and carbs, it boasts a higher thermic effect, causing your body to use energy more efficiently. In layman's terms, protein takes 25 to 30 percent more calories to digest than other macros.

Now you might wonder what’s up with the creamy cream. After all, you're trying to slim down. A drizzle of heavy cream can actually help you lose weight faster. Due to its high fat content, this delicious treat keeps you full longer and stabilizes blood sugar levels. It also boosts your energy and brain power, so you'll focus better in the gym.

When you're on a low carb diet, your body can use fat for fuel. The fats in heavy cream will energize you rather than being stored as fat. Additionally, saturated fat is a precursor of testosterone, so it regulates hormone levels and supports muscle growth.

Testosterone plays a key role in metabolism and body composition. It also has a positive impact on muscle repair. If you work out hard, you want to keep your T levels high.

So, what are you waiting for? Try this mint chocolate chip ice cream right now! It's easy to make and boasts a rich, creamy flavor that you won’t get enough of!

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 cup full-fat whipping cream
  • 1 cup coconut milk (or unsweetened milk of choice)
  • 4 scoops Vanilla Nutralean
  • 1 tsp mint or peppermint extract
  • to taste sugar-free chocolate chips

     

    DIRECTIONS:

    1. Mix your ingredients together in a bowl or into a shaker cup, minus chocolate chips.
    2. Pour into your ice cream maker. Typically, for 30 minutes.
    3. Once at soft serve stage, you can add sugar-free chocolate chips, peanut butter, frozen cream cheese or even delicious fresh fruits!


    Recipe makes 6 servings
    Nutritional information for one:



    This high-protein ice cream tastes just as good as it looks! Everyone in your family will love it!

    xo Melanie


     

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