Chocolate Ice Cream

Date: Thu, 14 Oct 93 04:35:26 GMT

2.5oz (75g)  Semisweet or unsweetened chocolate
1 cup (1/4 liter)  light cream (single cream)
3 egg yolks
1/3 cup (75ml) sugar
1 cup heavy cream (double cream)

Rinse out a saucepan with cold water and heat the chocolate in it with light
cream.  Stir from time to time.  Don't let the mixture boil.
In a heatproof bowl, beat egg yolks and sugar until they are thick and creamy.
Slowly add chocolate mixture and stir well.
Place the bowl over a pan of simmering water and stir or gently beat the 
mixture until it begins to thicken.  Set aside and cool.
Whip heavy cream lightly and fold it into the chocolate mixture.
Freeze in an ice-cream freezer.  


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