Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

this is exactly like the blue moon ice cream that can be found in northern michigan at kilwins. Its also the same that i used to have in the summers as a kid in the 70's. there isn't any pineapple or alcohol in this!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. 1/2 Cup of milk scalded in pan.
  2. add 1/2 cup of sugar and 1/4 tsp of salt. stir till dissolved.
  3. add 1/2 cup of half and half.
  4. add 11/2 cups of heavy whipping cream.
  5. add vanilla, raspberry, lemon flavoring.
  6. add blue food coloring.
  7. chill in fridge till very cold.
  8. put in ice cream machine!
Most Helpful

This is an awesome recipe - the first time I made it, I had raspberry extract and it was absolutely perfect. This time, I used raspberries instead. The lemon flavor is slightly overwhelming. Next time I might lessen the amount of lemon extract (1/2 tsp) if using fresh raspberries.

esmorrison1 June 27, 2014

I never really had Blue Moon, but my daughter's favorite always was that. So, when I found this recipe, I tried it to bring her back to her childhood. She loves it! She said I nailed it. Easy and I followed the recipe exactly.

mdb749 July 30, 2013

YESSSS!!!! You have made me a happy, HAPPY person with this recipe! I grew up in Wisconsin eating this ice cream and it is my ABSOLUTE FAVORITE ice cream! Unfortunately, where I live now, you cannot find it anywhere...they've never even heard of it; so I had to wait until I made the trip back home to get my "Blue Moon Fix!" LOL!! Thanks so much for sharing this recipe!

Syvonne December 29, 2011