Test winner Cuisinart ICE-30BC ($80, amazon.com) makes up to two quarts of thick, velvety-smooth ice cream or sorbet in about 45 minutes. Drop fruit or candy in through the top; the machine mixes it in. The base's cord compartment makes for tidy storage. - GoodHousekeeping.com
Honey-lavender ice cream: There was this awesome lavender ice cream from this really great artisan ice cream shop in Manhattan Beach that closed down. Now I can make it myself! Not to mention this recipe is paleo-friendly!