Dairy-Free Peppermint Chip Nice Cream

Maria Marlowe

by | Updated: October 13th, 2020

Ice cream is nice. But nice cream is nicer – literally! Free of dairy (and animal products in general) this vegan-friendly homemade ice cream is sweetened with fruit and gets its icy-fresh finish from organic peppermint extract. It’s a no-fuss, five-ingredient treat that’s ready in minutes. Plus, it’s actually good for you!

Homemade Vegan Peppermint Chip Ice Cream Recipe | Vitacost.com/Blog

Homemade Vegan Peppermint Chip Ice Cream Recipe | Vitacost.com/Blog
4 from 3 votes

Dairy-Free Peppermint Chip Nice Cream

Servings 3
Calories 321.92 kcal



  1. In blender, combine all ingredients except chocolate and blend until smooth, creamy consistency is forms.
  2. Transfer to freezer-safe bowl. Stir in chocolate chips. You can eat now, or cover and freeze for at least an hour before serving. It melts quickly, so serve immediately.

Recipe Notes

*Peel ripe bananas, break in half or thirds, and place in a plastic bag or bowl. Freeze overnight.

**Freeze 1 can coconut milk overnight. The cream will separate from the liquid and rise to the top. When ready to make, open can, carefully scoop out cream and reserve remaining liquid for another use.

Already have the produce on hand? Shop for chocolate, coconut cream and festive peppermint extract at Vitacost.com!

Nutrition Facts
Dairy-Free Peppermint Chip Nice Cream
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 321.92 Calories from Fat 161
% Daily Value*
Fat 17.84g27%
Saturated Fat 14.61g73%
Cholesterol 2.25mg1%
Sodium 13.28mg1%
Potassium 589.16mg17%
Carbohydrates 41.8g14%
Fiber 4.83g19%
Sugar 25.07g28%
Protein 3.62g7%
Vitamin A 109.12IU2%
Vitamin C 25.5mg31%
Calcium 31.54mg3%
Iron 1.5mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.