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Kahlua Coconut Ice Cream with Mexican Hot Fudge Sauce|Craving Something Healthy
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Kahlua Cocount Ice Cream with Mexican Hot Fudge Sauce

A refreshing grownup ice cream flavor
Prep Time20 minutes
Cook Time0 minutes
refrigerate and freeze time5 hours
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 10
Calories: 337kcal


Ice Cream

  • 14 ounce can lite coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon corn starch
  • 1 ¼ cups heavy cream
  • ¾ cup Kahlua
  • cup sugar
  • 1 ½ ounces cream cheese softened
  • teaspoon sea salt

Fudge Sauce

  • 4 ounces dark chocolate broken into small pieces
  • ¼ cup Kahlua
  • 2 Tablespoons heavy cream
  • pinch of sea salt
  • pinch of cayenne pepper


  • Mix about 2 tablespoons coconut milk with cornstarch in a ramekin to make a slurry and set aside.
  • In a medium saucepan, mix together remaining coconut milk, heavy cream, Kahlua and sugar until combined, and bring mixture to a boil. Reduce heat to medium low and boil for 4 minutes.
  • Whisk in corn starch mixture and continue to boil for 1 more minute.
  • Remove mixture from heat.
  • Stir together cream cheese and salt, and whisk into hot milk/cream mixture. Whisk well to combine.
  • Pour ice cream base into a covered container and refrigerate until cool, at least an hour or overnight.
  • When cool to cold, pour ice cream base into a frozen ice cream canister and churn for about 30 minutes or until thick and creamy. Freeze for at least 4 hours until firm.
  • For sauce, combine chocolate, Kahlua, and cream in a one cup glass measuring cup and microwave until melted, about 1 minute. Check after 40 seconds and stir. Add sea salt and cayenne pepper when melted and stir well.
  • Refrigerate sauce until ready to use, and warm in a microwave for about 30 seconds before serving.


Calories: 337kcal | Carbohydrates: 26g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 5g | Trans Fat: 0.003g | Cholesterol: 42mg | Sodium: 89mg | Potassium: 118mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 22g | Vitamin A: 543IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 34mg | Iron: 1mg