Dairy Queen Ice Cream Copycat

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Claire312

This is a homemade version of Dairy Queen's soft serve ice cream

Top Review by mianbao

Very good. I don't think it's exactly the same as Dairy Queen, but it comes close. I had to halve the recipe for my ice cream maker, but stuck to all the ingredients and proportions. BTW, 1 envelope Knox gelatin equals 1 tablespoon unflavored gelatine. Thank you for this recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Soak Knox gelatine in cold water.
  2. Heat milk, but do not boil.
  3. Remove from heat, and add gelatine, sugar, vanilla extract and salt.
  4. Cool and add cream.
  5. Chill 5 to 6 hours.
  6. Pour into a 4 to 6-quart ice cream freezer can.
  7. Process as per manufacturer's instructions.

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