Dairy-Free Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream

This frozen treat pairs well with fruit, almond-based desserts, and chocolate.

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  • 2 1/4 cups plain rice milk, divided
  • 1 cup full-fat coconut milk
  • 1 vanilla bean, split, seeds scraped from inside
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 4 tsp. matcha green tea powder
  • 1 Tbs. cornstarch


1. Bring 2 cups rice milk, coconut milk, vanilla bean, and seeds to a boil in saucepan. Remove from heat. Whisk in sugar, then matcha.

2. Whisk remaining 1/4 cup rice milk with cornstarch in bowl. Whisk into matcha mixture. Cook over medium heat 2 minutes, or until thickened. Transfer to bowl, and place sheet of plastic wrap directly on top of liquid. Cool, then chill.

3. Discard vanilla bean halves. Churn liquid in ice cream machine according to manufacturer’s directions.

Nutrition Information

  • Calories 228
  • Carbohydrate Content 38 g
  • Cholesterol Content 0 mg
  • Fat Content 9 g
  • Fiber Content 0.5 g
  • Protein Content 2 g
  • Saturated Fat Content 7 g
  • Sodium Content 33 mg
  • Sugar Content 30 g