How to make a 45-second ice cream

Do you like ice cream? Learn how to make some at home in less than a minute.

Do the preparation task first. Then watch the video and do the exercises. Remember you can read the transcript at any time.


Hello, you lovely Food Tubers! OK, Jamie Oliver here. We're going to do a beautiful, quick ... beautiful, fresh, seasonal strawberry ice cream.

It's a brilliant cheat. You're going to love this recipe. It takes about 45 seconds. It's all about strawberries, cream, Pimm's. It's going to be great. 

I'm going to go in with about 500 grams of frozen strawberries. I want about the same quantity of yoghurt and we're going to sweeten it with some honey. So just about a nice tablespoon of honey goes in as well.

OK. Very, very simple. We're just going to whizz that up.

Right, you can see what's happening here, guys, right? It's basically smashing those strawberries into like a little ice.

Mmm! So quick, so refreshing. A little thimble of Pimm's ... delightful. That's really, really good.

A nice little tip: get yourself a spoon, put it in hot water and then just scoop it through the ice cream. And that will just turn into the most beautiful, homemade ice cream.

No cream, no milk. Just fat-free yoghurt, honey, the beautiful strawberries. It's a really clean, honest flavour.

Hmm, oh, that is really good. The Pimm's is so good in it!

Sorry! Oh, it's so refreshing. I love it.

Let me show you a couple of easy things to do with it.

Um, so first up: bog-standard. Beautiful scoop of ice cream. What more do you want apart from two or three of those? 

Right, then I'm thinking a meringue and smash the top off like that. So you put that in there. Bust it in, that goes in. Get some nice balsamic vinegar and just a little drip. Don't think I'm mad. It's a lovely old combo. This is about desserts that take no effort, no time, but deliver on texture and flavour.

And last but not least, we'll get a load of shortbread. And then by magic a tea towel just lands in your hand like that. That's how we roll in Food Tube. And then ... here, look at this. So look what we've got here. We've got beautiful little, you know, shortbread breadcrumbs. We're going to come back in. In here, mister man, to our beautiful strawberry ice cream. And look at that! Come on, man. Cover it with this. And that is like the most kind of wonderful and weird, but delightful, sort of deconstructed sort of crumble, ever!

© Jamie Oliver


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Submitted by ulgenl on Fri, 10/03/2023 - 17:51


I really love ice cream and the way you got excited to try it made me want to try it. The serving ideas were really easy but they looked so nice, which is exactly what I need. I will definetely try this recipe.

Submitted by fullhobiee on Fri, 10/03/2023 - 11:22


A great recipe to refreshing in the summer. But ı would prefer to put extract instead of alcohol. It looks still great I'll definetly try it

Submitted by squirrelbetty on Fri, 10/03/2023 - 09:27


Jamie Oliver is a fantastic cook from England with a British English accent. It's a really quick recipe to make it. Also, we just all need a blender for making ice cream. The presenting video is okay for learning with basic steps of making ice cream. Just in case he didn't show the measurement, he just put it inside the bowl during the video. I am not sure about adding liquid liqueur inside the ice cream, maybe it gives more sourness with sourcream yogurt.

Submitted by sudenil on Thu, 09/03/2023 - 20:48


It's a very easy recipe and looks very tasty. I definitely think it should be tried. Many presentations can be made. Looks refreshing for summer.

Submitted by xmelek16 on Wed, 08/03/2023 - 09:36


This recipe looks very practical and delectable. I will definitely try it in my free time. In addition, this recipe can also be tried with different fruits. Thanks for this recipe.

Submitted by berkekaan on Tue, 07/03/2023 - 13:28


easy to use and delicious, and finally gave 3 separate presentation options he gave me some small details and i will try it

Submitted by Can1444 on Tue, 07/03/2023 - 11:59


I didn't know ice cream could be made so easily. A very clear and fluent recipe can be easily applied. Thanks for the recipe.

Submitted by hv22 on Mon, 06/03/2023 - 12:20


A great refreshing recipe for summer. It looks so easy, delicious and fresh. I was very interested in the fact that it is both strawberry and healthy. I will try it with other fruits as well.

Submitted by Glnr.sgt on Mon, 06/03/2023 - 12:20


With an energetic demeanor, a beautiful strawberry ice cream was laid out in a short time. Among my favorite desserts, of course, ice cream is at the top. Practical and refreshing.

Submitted by mamikaze on Mon, 06/03/2023 - 11:33


This ice cream recipe sounds delicious! I like how the ingredients can be customized to personal preferences. Overall, it can be done in almost 3 minutes.