Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream

Peter Van Leeuwen

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Publisher: Ecco
ISBN: 9780062329585
Cover type: Hardcover
Publish date: 6/16/2015

A collection of delicious and flavorful frozen treats made from simple, natural ingredients easily found in most pantries from Brooklyn’s beloved and wildly popular ice cream emporium

The Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream Book includes ice cream recipes for every palate and season, from beloved favorites like Vanilla to adventurous treats inspired by a host of international culinary influences such as Masala Chai with Black Peppercorns and Apple Crumble with Calvados and Crème Fraîche. Each recipe—from the classic to the unexpected, from the simple to the advanced—features intense natural flavors, low sugar, and the best ingredients available.

Determined to revive traditional ice cream making using only whole ingredients sourced from the finest small producers, Ben, Pete, and Laura opened their ice cream business in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, with little more than a pair of buttercup yellow trucks. In less than a decade, they’ve become a nationally recognized name while remaining steadfast to their commitment of bringing ice cream back to the basics: creating rich flavors using real ingredients.

Richly illustrated, told in a whimsical style, and filled with invaluable, easy-to-follow techniques and tips for making old-fashioned ice cream at home, The Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream Book includes captivating stories—and an explanation of the basic science behind these delicious creations. Enjoy these irresistible artisanal delights anytime—The Van Leeuwen Ice Cream Book shows you how.

Wearing many hats, Peter Van Leeuwen bounces back and forth between Van Leeuwen’s Brooklyn home base and LA, where he oversees the entire west coast expansion operation. As circumstance would have it, Pete’s bi-coastal situation has seen him forced into splitting in half, his collection of records and instruments and so he was quite relieved to learn that his entire girlfriend and two whole dogs would be joining in California.

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