Here are the best ice cream recipes, from chocolate to fruity! Ice cream has been a favorite dessert for over a century. And as always, homemade ice cream tastes best of all. In addition, there are no limits to creativity! Just choose one of the basic ice cream recipes and start experimenting! Here are ice cream recipes with and without an ice cream maker, with few or many calories, and practical tips on making your homemade ice cream truly the best.