This recipe was used by the Sisters of Lourdes Hospital, Paducah, Kentucky. It is now known as Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital.
* Add only enough Half-and-Half in the basic recipe to fill freezer 2/3 full.
To the basic recipe add 6 or 7 finely chopped (or put in blender) ripe peaches.
To the basic recipe add 3 mashed, ripe bananas.
In the basic recipe substitute 1 can Hershey's syrup for 1 cup of sugar.
Partially freeze chocolate ice cream, then add 1/2 cup finely grated baking chocolate, chocolate candy bar or chocolate chips.
To the basic recipe add 1/4 cup finely chopped maraschino cherries and 2 tablespoons cherry juice.
Add 2 tablespoons instant coffee powder to the basic recipe and freeze.
Crush 1/2 pound peppermint candy. Soak in milk for 2 hours and add to basic recipe. Freeze.
Crumble 6 pralines into basic recipe and freeze.
To the basic recipe add 1 1/2 cups strawberries. When this mixture is partially frozen, add 1/2 cup finely chopped strawberries.