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Cassata

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This Cassata has swept me off my feet completely ! Try love this layered ice cream dessert made irresistible with fruit and rum or brandy ! Tell me if you like this Cassata.
Ingredients
  Vanilla ice cream 1 Pint
  Brandy/Rum 2 Tablespoon
  Strawberry ice cream 1 Pint
  Frozen strawberries 15 Ounce (1 Package)
  Pistachio ice cream 1 Pint
  Maraschino cherries 10
  Chopped candied melon 2 Tablespoon
  Chopped candied orange rind 1 Tablespoon
Directions

1. You need three bowls of various sizes.
2. Start with the white layer: Stir the ice cream until soft and flavor with rum or brandy. Place the ice cream in the largest bowl. Press a medium size bowl into the ice cream, press hard, and place in the freezer.
3. When the vanilla ice cream is hard mix the red layer: Slice the strawberries. Mix with the strawberry ice cream. Remove medium bowl from the vanilla ice cream. Place strawberry ice cream on top of vanilla and press in with the smallest bowl. Place in freezer till it sets.
4. Mix the pistachio ice cream with the candied fruits. Remove the smallest bowl and place pistachio ice cream on top of strawberry ice cream. Place in the freezer till it sets.
5. Lower the bowl in warm water to remove the Cassata.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Method: 
Chilling
Interest: 
Everyday

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