The best ice cream makers – tried and tested

Whether it's the hot summer weather that's got you craving ice cream, or just your standard Thursday evening, these gadgets mean you don't have to wait for the ice cream van

People eating ice cream

by Lily Anderson |

What’s your favourite? Rum raisin, strawberry or mint chocolate chip? Whatever flavour takes your fancy, scoop up a treat from home with your very own ice cream machine. Gone are the days where you’ll wait for the ice cream van, travel to an ice cream shop or pop into your local supermarket to get your hands on this chilly snack.

Investing in your very own ice cream machine is a tasty way to keep the whole family cool.

There are dozens of different ice cream makers out there to choose from, so we've put some of the best ice cream makers to the test and reviewed them to find out which ones are worth investing in.

Whether you’re looking to recreate a Mr Whippy, experiment with a bubblegum-flavoured ice cream or just want to tuck into a traditional vanilla cone, fresh ice cream is just one gadget purchase away.

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