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Raspberry Almond Swirl Nice Cream

This Raspberry Almond Swirl Nice Cream features a delicious combo of a thick raspberry and almond blended smoothie and a vanilla blended smoothie. Even though the base of this recipe is overripe frozen bananas and frozen raspberries; the result is super creamy, healthy, and indulgent. So let's put those overripe bananas on your counter to good use and get swirling.
Prep Time 10 mins
Freezing time 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 10 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 2 Servings


  • Food processor or high speed blender


Raspberry Almond Layer

  • 1 Large Frozen Banana
  • 1 Cup Frozen Raspberries
  • 1 teaspoon Almond Extract
  • ¼ Cup Plant Based Milk

Vanilla Layer

  • 2 Large Frozen Bananas
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • ¼ Cup Plant Based Milk
  • Frozen Raspberries for topping
  • Crushed Almonds for topping


Raspberry Almond Layer

  • Put the banana, raspberries, almond extract, and plant based milk in a food processor ot high speed blender and pulse until the ingredients are starting to mix and become a smooth consistency. Finish by blending on high for a few minutes until everything is completely blended together and smooth.

Vanilla Layer

  • Put the bananas, vanilla extract, and plant based milk in the food processor or blender and pulse again until smooth and well combined.
  • Add the finished raspberry almond mixture to a freezer safe airtight container and then layer the blended vanilla mixure on top. Mix using a spoon creating a swirl effect.
  • Top with whole frozen raspberries and crushed almonds.
  • Freeze for 1 hour before serving. Leave out on counter for a minute or two before scooping if the ice cream is too hard.
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