You might remember Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix from our dairy-free food gift guide. No? Well let me share this revolutionary little product with you. We procured each soft serve mix flavor and a Zoku bowl for my house, and one set for Sarah’s house, because I was so intrigued. It’s a pourable, creamy blend that is made with oat milk and ready to churn in either your ice cream maker, or single-serve bowl!
I’ve truly enjoyed making Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix in the Zoku bowl. The mix is shelf-stable until you open it, but best refrigerated in advance. I store it in the refrigerator and just pour a little into the frozen bowl on nights when I am indulging in some TV time. Just a few minutes of stirring, and it becomes a thick bowl of dairy-free ice cream!
Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix is Instant Dairy-Free Bliss
Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix makes a lighter frozen dessert. It isn’t icy, but cool and just lightly rich. The Vanilla “tastes like the milk in your bowl after you’ve finished your cereal.” That’s how our resident teenager described it, and I think she was spot on.
I would have taken a picture, but it doesn’t look very appealing when made in a Zoku bowl. The mix becomes clumpy as you stir, and eventually smooths out once quite thick. By that time, your Zoku bowl is a frantic mess of dairy-free soft serve ice cream. Not pretty, but definitely a sweet frozen treat. The properly churned and melty photos in this post are from Elmhurst.
Nutrition (per 2/3 cup serving): 220 calories, 14g fat, 20g carbs, 0g fiber, 13g sugars (includes 13g added sugars), 2g protein.*
Ingredients: oatmilk (filtered water, whole grain oats), chickpea milk (filtered water, chickpea), cane sugar, canola oil, cocoa (dutch processed), coconut oil, natural flavors, sunflower lecithin, himalayan pink salt.*
Nutrition (per 2/3 cup serving): 210 calories, 13g fat, 21g carbs, 0g fiber, 13g sugars (includes 13g added sugars), 2g protein.*
More Facts on Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix
- Price: $9.99 per 16-ounce carton (makes 3 cups or 1 1/2 pints or 4 2/3-cup servings)
- Availability: Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix is shelf-stable and sold via the company’s website below and on Amazon.
- Certifications: Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix is Non-GMO Verified.
- Dietary Notes: By ingredients, Elmhurst Soft Serve Ice Cream Mix is dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, nut-free, peanut-free, soy-free, vegan, and vegetarian.*
- For More Product Information: Visit the Elmhurst website at www.elmhurst1925.com.
*Always read the ingredient and nutrition statement prior to consumption. Ingredients, processes, and labeling are subject to change at any time for any company or product. Contact the company to discuss their manufacturing processes if potential allergen cross-contamination is an issue for you. No food product can be guaranteed “safe” for every individual’s needs. You should never rely on ingredient and allergen statements alone if dealing with a severe food allergy.
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Unique & Tasty
I really liked the vanilla. it’s definitely different, but good. The teenager in our house said “It tastes like the milk leftover after cereal,” and I think she nailed it.
Dairy-Free Soft Serve
My daughter was so excited to try dairy-free soft serve ice cream. She really liked it and had fun mixing it in her Zoku bowl. It’s fun to add mix ins, too. We all liked the flavor. It’s great to be able to order it online!