Easy Strawberry Nice Cream Recipe

Scoops of strawberry banana nice cream

By Sherri Young, RN, Nurse-Educator

Curious about a dairy-free diet by don’t think you can give up ice cream? The versions below for “nice cream” (non-dairy ice cream) help make it easier than you think.

Strawberry banana nice cream

  • 1 cup frozen strawberries
  • 2 frozen bananas
  • 2 Tbsp almond or coconut milk
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1 Tbsp coconut cream

Blend ingredients in high-speed blender or food processor. Garnish with favorite toppings and serve immediately or store in the freezer to enjoy later.

Options to try include including shredded coconut in the nice cream. Or add different toppings like chopped pineapple or strawberry drizzle.

Dr. Brown’s cinnamon banana frozen treat

For an even simpler ice cream alternative, try bone expert Dr. Susan E. Brown’s trick of freezing ripe bananas and putting them through her juicer. If your juicer doesn’t homogenize things, grind up the bananas in your food processor. She also likes to add plenty of ground cinnamon.

Get more great ideas with the blog 5 steps to get started with a dairy free diet by Dr. Sharon Stills, NMD.