Fresh Strawberry Ice Cream
- In a small saucepan, sprinkle gelatin over ¼ cold water; stir to dissolve over low heat. Beat egg yolks; stir in cream, ¾ sugar, salt, dissolved gelatin and crushed strawberries. Tint pink with red food coloring if desired. Mix well.
- Pour into 2 freezer trays or a metal cake pan.
- Freeze until nearly firm. Turn mixture into mixing bowl and beat until almost smooth. Beat egg whites into soft peaks; gradually add 2 tbsp sugar, beating into stiff peaks. Gently fold egg mixture into strawberry mixture, mixing thoroughly.
- Return to freezer trays.
- Freeze until firm.