Skinny Oreo Ice-Cream

Hey friends!! I really cannot believe that it’s been so long since I last wrote a recipe (which I hope you’ve checked out, because those healthy oreos were fab if I may say so myself!), but my laptop is still broken and stuff. Thing is, I don’t know when I’ll get it back, and mum is not keen on lending me hers (she’s hooked on that Breaking Bad thing and won’t leave the computer so we have 0.0001% chances of me getting to use it so as to blog about oreos). Besides that, I’m been really really busy with finals, and I really want (and need!) to get good grades, so some time off the blog is pretty much needed right now.

Good thing that exams are going awesome – thank you for all your support and wishes, you’re my favorite and really help me push trough these hectic weeks. If I could, I’d send every one of you a ton of cookies just to let you know how I care about your lovely words. But alas I’m not rich nor I have the time to bake 43824983794 cookies so you’ll have to make them yourself hehe 😉

 

Dreams do come true with this Skinny Oreo Ice-Cream: high protein, low fat, low sugar and gluten free. This is THE BOMB!


 

I’ve been missing you lots guys. Don’t worry though – I’ve been creeping on you from my phone and I follow quite a lot of you on Instagram, so I know you’ve been cooking tons of yummy stuff I’m dying to know more about (yes, that’s secret code for “send all that food to me!!!!!!”). If you want, you can follow me as well so you know I’m alive and probably eating more oatmeal than a normal human being should whoops who’s perfect anyway.

Aaaaannnnnnnddddd, if you’re interested, this is a quick update about my life (yeah you can totally scroll down past this and read this recipe because the sooner you get the ice – cream THE BETTER):

-I’ve pretty much been studying my ass off in the library. Can’t complain because, as for the moment, I’m getting such good grades which hopefully allow me to go to the uni I want!!!

-Besides all that studying and camping in the library, I had one of the best-est weekends of my life with my friends. We attended to a local music festival and oh, boys, did we have such fun nights!!! Gigs + booze + cookies + friends = happiness. It was lovely to spend three sleepless nights dancing instead of revising. I’m missing those days so much right now – being back to school and real life is hard, send cookies please SOS this is a serious matter.

 

Dreams do come true with this Skinny Oreo Ice-Cream: high protein, low fat, low sugar and gluten free. This is THE BOMB!

 

Anyway, life’s been good and it makes me happy to think that my prom is in less than 3 weeks (!!!!!!!). Though we have these exams to apply to the university in June so it’s not as if I was getting some rest days soon BUT PROM DAY. Fiesta. I’ve already bought a dress (not the one I’d dreamed about but it’s so cute as wellllllllll. I’ll show you soon guys!) and I’m so looking forward to that night. And there’s only a month left until summer which means more music festivals oh yes. Who else is crying because she can’t afford going to Reading festival?????

Let’s talk ice-cream now, because this one is worth a thousand mentions. It’s creamy and velvety, as if tons of cream we involved but surprise: it’s actually cottage cheese, which means that you’re getting a second (and maybe a third!) serving here. I won’t judge you hey! And it’s sooooo full of protein, calcium and lots of nutrients as well.

 

Dreams do come true with this Skinny Oreo Ice-Cream: high protein, low fat, low sugar and gluten free. This is THE BOMB!

 

Bonus points that this is also gluten free without the weird additives and thickeners (did I hear winner?? I think yes!). And refined sugar free, yet it tastes better than anything that you can buy from a store.

You know that I’m pretty passionate about stuff (or obsessive if you wish), and I can honestly say that this creamy concoction is on the list of stuff I will be making non-stop.

Hope you give it a try because it’s so good!

Skinny Oreo Ice-Cream
Serves 6
Creamy, sweet and delicious to boot. You won't believe that this ice-cream is high protein and gluten free!
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Ingredients
  1. 750 grams full fat cottage cheese
  2. 3 tbsp. raw honey
  3. 1 tbsp. vanilla extract
  4. 1 tbsp. boiling water
  5. 3 sheets gelatin
  6. 10 DIY healthy oreos
Instructions
  1. Soak gelatine sheets in cold water for 10 minutes.
  2. Squeeze excess water and dissolve in one tbsp. boiling water.
  3. Blend cottage cheese, vanilla, honey and the gelatine mixture in a food processor until smooth and creamy.
  4. Add in crushed oreos.
  5. Churn according to your ice-cream maker instructions or freeze straight away (it won't be as creamy this way, so let it thaw a bit before eating for optimum texture).
  6. Enjoy!
Notes
  1. Full fat cottage cheese is best. Fat free doesn't taste good here, and I'm speaking from experience!
  2. Gelatine improves the texture, but you can omit it if you follow a vegetarian diet.
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I’ll try my best to comment on your blogs and stuff but you might now see me often because I can’t use this computer all the time :'( But I’m trying guys, I really do! I’ll be back to proper blogging on June, ok?

Hugs to you and best of luck with finals to you who are still in school/uni!

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32 Comments

  • Reply Nora (A Clean Bake) May 10, 2014 at 3:18 am

    Did you just say this is made out of COTTAGE CHEESE??? That’s amazing!!! Seriously, what a brilliant idea. I have to give this a try!

    PS: Good luck on exams and have a blast at the prom!

  • Reply Julia | JuliasAlbum.com May 10, 2014 at 7:19 am

    What a lovely ice cream – it looks delicious! Made with homemade healthy oreos? You have intrigued me – I have to check out that post!

  • Reply steworastory May 10, 2014 at 2:56 pm

    Congrats on the exam success so far! Hope it continues to go well and then you can enjoy summer! This ice cream looks fab–can’t believe it’s made with cottage cheese and gelatin. Ingenious!

  • Reply Judit + Corina @Wine Dine daily May 10, 2014 at 9:52 pm

    GOOD LUCK on your exams Consuelo, and enjoy your prom! Mmm… the tangy cottage cheese sounds delicious with oreo. Bookmarked your fabulous recipe and hope to make it soon 🙂
    Cheers,
    J+C

  • Reply Sugar and Cinnamon May 11, 2014 at 7:21 am

    Holy moly oreo ice cream?!?! Possibly the best sounding dessert EVER! And it’s healthy!

  • Reply Helen @ Scrummy Lane May 11, 2014 at 8:24 pm

    Ice cream made from cottage cheese? What a fabulous idea! And as if that wasn’t already super delicious, you go and add oreos. Ice cream heaven I’d say. 🙂

  • Reply Johlene May 12, 2014 at 10:00 am

    I love this idea! I really need to make those skinny Oreos with the kids this summer vacation and while we at it we can try this recipe too 🙂 Good luck with all your exams!! xoxo

  • Reply Taylor @ Food Faith Fitness May 12, 2014 at 1:16 pm

    Like everyone else has said…WHAT! Cottage cheese ice cream! This is just way too brilliant girlfriend! Imma eat all of this…and still wear skinny jeans. <3
    Good luck with exams! Pinned!

  • Reply josefinetm May 12, 2014 at 5:42 pm

    That musiic festival sounds awesome! I love festivals. I wish I could have gone there too! Sigh…
    And this ice cream looks awesome!! Oreos + ice cream + healthy?! That might just be the best combination ever!

  • Reply Alyssa May 12, 2014 at 6:12 pm

    This ice cream looks perfect Consuelo! And I’m in serious disbelief that it’s healthy. That means I can have a monster-sized bowl of it, right?? 🙂

  • Reply Samina | The Cupcake Confession May 12, 2014 at 8:35 pm

    Consuelo!!!!!! I’ve missed you in the blog world and your amazing posts!!!! SO happy to know that your studies are going great!!!!!! OMG!!!!! I can totally relate to that feeling! I remember we had a week’s gap between 2 exams and we went all out celebrating as if exams were long done! haha!!!! But that break is SO IMPORTANT to help get that focus back on those boring chapters and lessons! </3 All the bestttttttttttt :* And omg this ice cream!!!!!! Cottage Cheese ice cream with the ever-so-tasty oreos!!!! I'm drooling just looking at those pics!!!!!!! Those luscious scoops of cottage cheese goodness, please get in my belly! *-* <3

  • Reply Ashley May 12, 2014 at 9:05 pm

    Keep studying girl – it will be done with soon enough! And it sounds like you have plenty of fun things to look forward to : )

    And cottage cheese in ice cream??? I’m so intrigued – it looks fantastic!

  • Reply Mary Frances @ The Sweet {Tooth} Life May 13, 2014 at 3:40 am

    I will forever think of you whenever I see cottage cheese. You are the queen of it!

    Keep it up girl! I know how you feel about trying to get into certain universities. You are doing what you need to be doing and that’s what matters. I can NOT wait to see this dress! Dances are so fun, aren’t they? I love them 🙂 Its good to have you back, at least for a little bit! Have a great week!

  • Reply Denise | Sweet Peas & Saffron May 13, 2014 at 4:18 am

    Good luck on your exams! Lovely looking ice cream, and so creative! Pinned 🙂

  • Reply marcie@flavorthemoments May 13, 2014 at 5:44 pm

    This ice cream looks amazing, Consuelo — I’d love a great big bowl! I’m glad you’re having a great time amidst all the studying etc. Good luck on those exams!

  • Reply Sara {Home is Where The Cookies Are} May 14, 2014 at 2:05 am

    Good luck on your exams!!
    I have to admit, first I fear this ice cream. Cottage cheese? But then, I’m so INTRIGUED! I think it’s a must try -it may revolutionalize my view on ice cream.

  • Reply Allie May 14, 2014 at 5:25 am

    So happy to hear you are studying hard, making good grades, and still finding time to have fun and eat delicious food! Your ice cream looks like such a treat- I almost can’t believe how healthy it is! Keep up the great work, Consuelo, and have fun at prom!!!

  • Reply Cindy May 14, 2014 at 5:54 am

    Consuelo, glad to hear you are squeezing in a little fun through all those exams. This ice cream looks so creamy. I love how you healthified your recipe with cottage cheese 😀 Very clever!

  • Reply danguole May 14, 2014 at 7:16 am

    You’re a trooper! We miss ya, but do what you need to do and kick some exam butt. 🙂

  • Reply Karla - The Candid Kitchen May 14, 2014 at 9:12 am

    You are the best, girl! How can you make an oreo ice-cream that is healthy?! I love it!

  • Reply Bianca @ Confessions of a Chocoholic May 15, 2014 at 5:37 pm

    I love oreo ice cream, and a healthy and high-protein version sounds fantastic! Hope you are doing well with your exams. It’s my finals week, too – just two more days for me! 🙂

  • Reply Chris @ Shared Appetite May 15, 2014 at 6:45 pm

    I’m sorry Consuelo, but I’m having a hard time believing that that glorious-looking ice cream is made with cottage cheese!! That’s incredibly awesome!!!! WOW! Good luck with all your finals!

  • Reply shelley @ Bacon Egg & Cheese{cake} May 16, 2014 at 8:39 pm

    Ahh did I get this right?? You can make this without the ice cream machine???? Because I will so totally do that… good luck on your exams by the way! 🙂

  • Reply Jamie@Milk 'n' Cookies May 18, 2014 at 7:50 am

    Wow — I can’t believe this creamy ice cream was made using cottage cheese! I can’t wait to try out this recipe — especially since I can eat twice as much as I could if I were having regular ice cream. That’s a win in my book!

    Good luck with finals!

  • Reply Elizabeth @ SugarHero.com May 18, 2014 at 7:51 am

    Whaaaaat?! I’ve never heard of adding cottage cheese to ice cream–that sounds genius! Good luck with the rest of your exams, you’ll rock it sister!

  • Reply Amy May 21, 2014 at 11:16 pm

    Glad you’ve had a great week! I must say that I”m intrigued by this dessert…i might have to try adding cottage cheese to my ice cream. It looks creamy!

  • Reply Kelly May 23, 2014 at 12:53 pm

    This oreo ice cream looks mouthwatering!!! Yay that it’s healthy too 🙂 Good luck with your last few exams Consuelo 🙂

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    What a fun, crazy, stressful, exciting whirlwind your life is at the moment!!! Thanks for finding time to post this amazing recipe! Seriously – you are the master of awesome ways to use cottage cheese! This is another bit of sheer genius!!! LOOOOOVE it!!!! 😀

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