Easy affogato

Easy affogato
  • Serves icon Serves 8-10
  • Time icon Hands-on time 5 min, plus freezing

Try this Italian classic with a Vietnamese twist. No churn condensed milk ice cream pairs with strong coffee in this five-minute recipe.

For our classic recipe, click here.


  • 397ml tin condensed milk
  • 600ml double cream
  • Very strong espresso shots
  • Italian biscotti


  1. Empty a the condensed milk into a large mixing bowl, then add the double cream. Whisk with an electric mixer until light and airy, then transfer to a freezerproof container and freeze until solid.
  2. Take out of the freezer 10-15 minutes before serving.
  3. Brew some very strong espresso shots (one for each person).
  4. Scoop the ice cream into small glasses or bowls, then take to the table with the hot espresso in cups and let guests pour their own shots over the ice cream.
  5. Serve with Italian biscotti on the side for crunch.


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