Get all the creaminess and flavor of real ice cream, but without the dairy! This recipe is so easy, because you don’t have to churn it. With just four ingredients, you can make yourself delicious, rich ice cream without the ice cream machine! This yummy treat is only sweetened with fruit and has absolutely no added sugar. But be careful to enjoy it in moderation, still, since we made with calorie-dense coconut cream.

Vegan Strawberry Coconut Ice Cream

Prep Time

2 hr 15 min

Cook Time

0 min

Total Time

2 hr 15 min

Recipe Type: Desserts

Serving Size: 1/2 cup

Makes 8 servings


  • 13 ounces canned coconut cream
  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups frozen strawberries


  1. Place a bread loaf pan in the freezer and to chill for 10 minutes.
  2. While pan is chilling, place the dates in a food processor until it creates a paste. If needed, add hot water a little at a time until paste forms. Set aside.
  3. Drain the liquid from the solid coconut milk. (You can save the liquid for smoothies!)
  4. Blend for 5 minutes.
  5. Add remaining ingredients to the blender.
  6. Blend on high until creamy and smooth.
  7. Pour mixture into the chilled loaf pan. Cover plastic wrap, then tin foil to help it freeze.
  8. Freeze for 2 hours or overnight.
  9. Thaw for 20 minutes before serving. You can also add some toasted coconut for a little crunch!


Calories 230 (70 from fat)
Total fat 8g
Saturated fat 7g
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 15mg
Carbohydrate 43g (3g dietary fiber, 36g sugar)
Protein 1g

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