Paleo Apple Pie Ice Cream

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paleo apple pie ice cream

I’ve been putting my Cuisinart Ice Cream maker to use and thinking of fun ice cream recipes to make.  My BFF was in town and I was running ideas past her on what sounded tempting and her eyes lit up when I said Apple Pie Ice Cream.   I knew I had to give it a whirl and I’m torn between being happy about another tasty recipe and the fact that I can’t just eat the whole dang container.  I know, these problems are pretty minor when compared to some, but I’m suffering over here.

paleo apple pie ice cream

If you want a nice crunchy add-on to the recipe, sprinkle on some of my Cinnamon Square Crunch Cereal Recipe.  OMG, It’s freaking amazing with this recipe and gives it the “crust” to complete the recipe.    The Little attacked this  like he was trying out for a food competition so I figured it was a winner.


paleo apple pie ice cream

Paleo Apple Pie Ice Cream

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 8
Author: Kelly Bejelly @ A Girl Worth Saving


Apple Filing


  1. In a sauce pan place the diced apple, water, maple syrup, pumpkin pie spice and ghee.
  2. Cook on low until the water is evaporated and the apples are soft (not mushy), roughly 8 minutes.
  3. In a blender combine the coconut milk, vanilla, pumpkin pie spice and vanilla.
  4. Blend until well mixed.
  5. Now add in the apple filling and place the liquid in your ice cream maker for 15 minutes. Enjoy!


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  1. Donna July 22, 2013 at 5:04 pm

    I’m thinking hard about trying the Paleo diet. I just don’t know if I can give up grains…. I love bread. And, Kelly, can you eat air-popped popcorn on a Paleo diet? Because that would definitely be a deal breaker for me. 🙂

    1. Kelly Bejelly July 22, 2013 at 7:21 pm

      Corn is grain so it’s on the do not eat list. HOWEVER, I doubt you can find one guru/blogger on the diet who doesn’t cheat including myself. If you can stick to a grain-free diet 90% of the time, you’ll see a huge difference in your health. If that means having popcorn every now and then for you to stay on the diet, I don’t see a problem with it.

      1. Donna July 23, 2013 at 7:05 am

        Okay, that’s good to know. I would really have to have my air-popped popcorn at least once a week. If I knew I could reward myself with that, I might be able to do it. I’m still doing research and trying to get my husband on board. 🙂

        1. Kelly Bejelly July 23, 2013 at 4:56 pm

          Good luck if you try it and please feel free to email if you have more questions 🙂

  2. Lisa July 22, 2013 at 10:03 pm

    I cant wait to try this!

  3. Liz @ A Nut in a Nutshell July 23, 2013 at 3:22 am

    Holy amazing, I need to taste that. You have a winner here. Apple pie IN ice cream. Perfect!

  4. Colleen July 23, 2013 at 4:22 am

    You scream, I scream….you know the rest LOL. Looks and sounds great. I’ve never tried an apple pie flavor but since I love ice cream on my apple pie I figure it has got to be good.

  5. Salixisme July 23, 2013 at 8:09 am

    I NEED to buy myself an icecream maker…..

    1. Kelly Bejelly July 23, 2013 at 8:46 pm

      You won’t regret it! Check Marshall’s – they have some one sale right now.

  6. Marianna July 23, 2013 at 12:43 pm

    Holy hell this looks amazing. I have an ice cream maker. I need this. lol. And I need to get to Whole Foods for ingredients.

  7. Tammy July 23, 2013 at 3:52 pm

    Oh that does sound delish! How about peaches – make me a peach ice cream recipe!

  8. stefanie July 24, 2013 at 6:40 pm

    Apple pie and vanilla ice cream! I love that your recipe calls for tart apples. I bet it would be great with a little caramel drizzled over it.

  9. Mellisa July 24, 2013 at 7:36 pm

    Oh man this looks so good! I love apples.

  10. Jenn- The Rebel Chick July 24, 2013 at 9:13 pm

    This, I need to make this! And can I come live with you lol I swear I wipe drool off my chin every time I visit your recipes.

    1. Kelly Bejelly July 24, 2013 at 11:11 pm

      Aw, that’s so sweet of you to say Jenn 🙂 I’m always up to company that will eat the desserts I make, lol. Less calories for me 🙂

  11. Marcie W. July 25, 2013 at 4:25 pm

    Heaven in an ice cream and all clean ingredients. You rock Kelly!!

  12. courtney July 25, 2013 at 7:59 pm

    I’m actually going to try the base of this !!! M has to trial coconut and I can’t see a better recipe to try 🙂

  13. HilLesha July 25, 2013 at 9:07 pm

    Oh, how scrumptious! 🙂

  14. Shell Feis July 26, 2013 at 2:25 am

    That looks awesome! I love apple pie & ice cream, especially together, so I totally have to try this.

  15. LyndaS July 26, 2013 at 3:13 pm

    That looks great! I have been pondering using coconut milk as the base for ice cream. Thanks for sharing your recipe.

  16. Lolo July 26, 2013 at 7:03 pm

    This looks so amazing! I love how you put pumpkin pie spice in it!

  17. Leilani July 28, 2013 at 5:01 am

    I just had apple pie the other day and this sounds divine!

  18. Kathleen July 28, 2013 at 7:06 am

    Seriously? What are you trying to do to me lady? This looks so dang good!

  19. Tanya September 23, 2014 at 11:47 pm

    This looked amazing and easy but it was a total flop for us. Made exactly according to the recipe, and after 15 mins in our ice cream maker it was still liquid. 2 hours of freezer time later and it’s still not ice cream. Also can’t really taste the apple pie, mostly just coconut-ty! Not sure what we did wrong… 🙁

    1. Kelly Bejelly September 24, 2014 at 6:54 am

      Did you use full fat coconut milk? That seems strange that it’s still not frozen after that long.

  20. Carol Kolefas October 26, 2014 at 1:03 pm

    I preordered your cook book on amazon is it available Nov 2014? I can’t find it again HELP new to paelo diet but your r recipes are great love the notes

    1. Kelly Bejelly October 26, 2014 at 3:07 pm

      Hi Carol, the release date has been moved back to January 6th. Here’s the link again – I will still be sharing a Thanksgiving Meal Plan this week!

  21. Alisa Orford-Roberts April 16, 2016 at 8:00 pm

    I love your recipes, but sadly for us in Australia, we don’t have many of the ingredients that you use, eg. Pumpkin Pie spice. What would be a substitute for this?



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