No Churn Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream

Summer is the perfect time to experiment with no churn chocolate peanut butter cup ice cream and other varieties! This ice cream with peanut butter cups is rich, indulgent and cream. It’s easy to make at home and no ice cream machine is required! Some people shy away from making ice cream but with a recipe like this no churn peanut butter ice cream there is no excuse! Everyone loves this Reese’s ice cream creation. If you have a big bag of treats and not sure what to do with them, give this recipe with peanut butter cups a try this summer.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this Reese's ice cream.

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This no churn peanut butter ice cream is one of my favourites. As well as cream and peanut butter, you will need sweetened condensed milk, vanilla, cocoa powder, and peanut butter cups. This recipe with peanut butter cups is simple to prepare and you are going to love the result.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this Reese's ice cream.

How to Make the Best Reese’s Ice Cream

So how easy can this no churn chocolate peanut butter cup ice cream be? As is the case with most no-churn ice cream recipes, the first step is whipping cream. Whip heavy cream (also called heavy whipping cream) until you get soft peaks.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this Reese's ice cream.

Next up the sweetened condensed milk goes into the mixture and then you can mix it again. Add some cocoa powder next but be careful not to mix it in too well else the mixture might deflate!

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this Reese's ice cream.

This Reese’s ice cream is layered so you will never made two identical batches! Peanut butter, Reese’s peanut butter cups and the cream mixture layer in a pan. After that it’s simply a mixture of freezing the no churn peanut butter ice cream.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this recipe with peanut butter cups.

It takes about six hours for this ice cream with peanut butter cups to freeze. Make it in the morning or a day ahead. Sometimes this recipe with peanut butter cups takes longer to freeze so plan ahead!

Who Invented Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups?

This classic treat dates back nearly 100 years, all the way back to 1928 in fact. HB Reese first created these peanut butter candies in his Hershey home. He knew the combination of chocolate and peanut butter was incredible.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this recipe with peanut butter cups.

HB Reese worked for Hershey’s for a while so he all a lot of candy-making knowhow under his belt.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this recipe with peanut butter cups.

Anyway, this iconic treat has gone from strength to strength ever since. And this no churn chocolate peanut butter cup ice cream recipe is a great way to use these candies.

How Many Reese’s Mini are in a Party 40oz Bag?

The huge 40oz bag is the best deal when buying Reese’s minis. Each bag contains about 130 mini Reese’s peanut butter cups.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this recipe with peanut butter cups.

Why Homemade Reese’s Ice Cream is So Good

The first time I tried this no churn peanut butter ice cream I was in love! It’s an easy to make ice cream with peanut butter cups for peanut butter lovers everywhere. This no churn chocolate peanut butter cup ice cream is an easy recipe with peanut butter cups.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this ice cream with peanut butter cups.

It’s hard to describe just how delicious this is. Since it takes about ten minutes to make, it’s well worth it. All you need, apart from those ten minutes, are just six ingredients!

No churn peanut butter ice cream makes a great dessert. It’s also a nice way to cool down in the warmer months. A scoop of this would be amazing after any kind of meal. And if you’re full from dinner you will still have room for this. Just make it a little scoop!

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this ice cream with peanut butter cups.

You don’t need eggs for no churn peanut butter ice cream. Or any no churn ice cream, for that matter. So there is no custard-making stage in the recipe. Basically, once you have whipped the ingredients together and layered them, your work is done!

How to Make the Ice Cream Gluten Free

If you want to make gluten-free Reese’s ice cream, you’re in luck! This one is easy to make gluten-free. All you have to do is use miniature or snack-size Reese’s peanut butter cups instead of chopping up the larger ones.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this ice cream with peanut butter cups.

Those are naturally gluten-free along with the other ingredients in this no churn chocolate peanut butter cup ice cream recipe. Make sure you check the label on your peanut butter as well. Not every brand is gluten-free, so ensure yours is.

What’s Your Favourite Peanut Butter?

I love peanut butter and there are a few brands I like. But that peanut taste? I can never get enough of that! You can use smooth or crunchy peanut butter in this recipe.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this no churn peanut butter ice cream.

Just go with whatever you like the most. You might need to give some types 10 seconds or so in the microwave to melt them enough to drizzle because some kinds are really thick.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this no churn peanut butter ice cream.

If you want something a little different, try cashew or almond butter in this Reese’s ice cream recipe. Either of those would work just as well as peanut butter and would add another contrasting flavour to the mix.

Food blogger, Bella Bucchiotti of xoxoBella, shares a recipe for no churn peanut butter cup ice cream. You will love this no churn peanut butter ice cream.

You might also like Gluten Free Peanut Butter & Jam Cookies, 60 of the Best Ice Cream Recipes or Chocolate Sugar Cookies.

No Churn Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Recipe

No Churn Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream

Course: Sweets
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Ice Cream
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Freeze: 6 hours
Total Time: 6 hours 15 minutes
Servings: 15
Calories: 544kcal
Author: Bella
Summer is the time to make no churn chocolate peanut butter cup ice cream! This ice cream with peanut butter cups is rich, and creamy. Making ice cream at home is easy with a recipe like this no churn peanut butter ice cream! Everyone loves this Reese's ice cream creation. Give this recipe with peanut butter cups a try.
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Ingredients

  • 2 Cups heavy cream or heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 Cup peanut butter smooth, natural
  • 14 Oz. sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 Tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 Cup unsweetened cocoa powder sifted
  • 50 Peanut Butter Cups mini

Instructions

  • With a mixer (hand or stand) fitted with the whisk attachment, whip the heavy cream or heavy whipping cream until soft peaks form.
  • Gradually add the sweetened condensed milk to the whipped cream. Continue to whip until it is fluffy.
  • Add the sifted cocoa powder. Be careful not to over mix or the cream will flatten.
  • Microwave the peanut butter for 5 to 10 seconds if needed, so it will drizzle.
  • Layer some chocolate cream mixture into the bottom of the loaf pan, top it with some peanut butter and then some of the mini Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. Repeat this 3 to 4 times until the pan is full.
  • Cover pan with plastic wrap and then freeze overnight or at least 4 to 6 hours.

Nutrition

Calories: 544kcal | Carbohydrates: 50g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 36g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 5g | Monounsaturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 56mg | Sodium: 288mg | Potassium: 416mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 42g | Vitamin A: 569IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 147mg | Iron: 1mg

Notes

You can line the loaf pan with parchment paper if you want to easily remove the solid rectangle of ice cream. If you want to scoop, this is not necessary.

The nutrition information provided are only estimates based on an online nutritional calculator. I am not a certified nutritionist. Please consult a professional nutritionist or doctor for accurate information and any dietary restrictions and concerns you may have.

Let me know if you try out this no churn chocolate peanut butter cup ice cream. If you are looking for a way to use up that big bag of treats, this recipe with peanut butter cups is one to try because Reese’s ice cream is always a hit!

If you are looking for other no churn ice cream recipes, you might also like No Churn Matcha Dulce de Leche Ice Cream, Dairy Free Dragon Fruit Ice Cream or Coconut Pineapple Frozen Yogurt

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  1. This is a dream!
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    Posted 8.5.15 Reply
  2. Jenny Kim wrote:

    That ice cream looks simply yummy! Thanks for sharing.

    Posted 8.5.15 Reply
    • Bella wrote:

      thanks for liking it and try it! it sure is tasty!!

      Posted 8.5.15 Reply
  3. Yum!! It’s 90+ degrees here in Washington, DC so some ice cream would be super delish!

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    Posted 8.5.15 Reply
    • Bella wrote:

      Thank you and yes its super hot here as well! ice cream is what everyone needs!

      Posted 8.5.15 Reply
  4. Michelle wrote:

    Ah I wish I had one of those amazing ice cream maker machine things you mentioned… This looks delish!

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    Posted 8.5.15 Reply
    • Bella wrote:

      you should get one its totally worth it! Thanks Michelle!

      Posted 8.6.15 Reply