9 Amazing Ice Cream Makers
"This was so nice and relaxing, and the lavender ice cream was actually the best dessert of any sort I've ever had...like, in my life." So says Steve Martin's character to Meryl Streep's in It's Complicated, a favorite film of many décor-obsessed film buffs. Wouldn't you like to hear those same words said to you by a guest? If the answer is yes, get yourself primed and ready by picking up a state-of-the-art ice-cream maker. We've rounded up the best of the best below.
L.L. Bean Ice Cream Ball ($30)
This ice cream ball may seem low-tech to some, but that’s just the beauty of it; you can make ice cream while camping, at the beach, or on a picnic. Just add ingredients to one end, and rock salt and ice to the other, and then pass the ball around and let everyone take a turn shakin' it up.
The brushed stainless-steel finish on this heavy-duty ice-cream maker is sleek enough to keep it on your countertops constantly. Prepare to whip up a batch of mint chip at the drop of a hat.