Everybody especially children love ice cream. You will always find a couple of tubs of commercial ice cream in your freezer and it is the best treat for children in summer. Instead of purchasing commercial ice cream that is loaded with chemicals, you can make your own ice cream at home with an ice cream machine. If someone in your family is allergic to milk or eggs, they can't easily enjoy commercial ice cream and you can make them happy with a homemade ice cream free of allergens.
You can create your own flavors and you can add real fruits to your ice cream to make it more tasty and healthy. Electric ice cream maker is a wonderful machine that lets you make any ice cream in any quantity you want.
Before purchasing an ice cream maker, you have to think about the capacity you want. You can find ice cream machines that freeze half pint ice cream just enough for two or large machines that can make big batches of ice cream. If you make ice cream occasionally, the machine need not sit on the counter top all the time.
Hand churning machines let you enjoy the ice cream making process as you can engage the kids to churn the ice cream. Mid-range ice cream makers come with frozen canister to pour your ice cream base. If you make ice creams frequently, this can be an excellent investment. High-end ice cream makers offer numerous features to create new ice cream flavors, but they are suitable only if you find yourself making a lot of ice cream.