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Healthy Homemade Cherry Garcia Ice Cream Recipe

    cherry garcia ice cream by joel marion

    While eating healthy and enjoying sweets seldom go hand-in-hand, choosing the right combination of nutritious ingredients can allow for guilt-free indulgences like this Cherry Garcia Ice Cream. 

    healthy cherry garcia ice cream recipe

    Joel Marion’s simple, highly effective weight loss program allows readers to enjoy social dinners without restriction, satisfy nighttime hunger with fat-burning sweet and salty pre-bedtime snacks and indulge cravings with strategically timed cheat meals.

    This healthy Cherry Garcia Ice Cream recipe is a part of his diet program.

    Joel Marion, CISSN, NSCA-CPT is a 6-time bestselling diet book & healthy recipes cookbook author who has been featured all over the media throughout his 18-year career, including in the pages of more than 20 popular national newsstand magazines such as Men’s Fitness, Woman’s Day, Oxygen, Clean Eating, MuscleMag International, and Muscle & Fitness Hers.

    Joel is also the Co-Founder of BioTrust Nutrition, one of the fastest growing and largest eCommerce supplement companies in the United States, and the host of the top-ranked podcast, Born to Impact.

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    Cherry Garcia Ice Cream

    Course: Cherries, Homemade Ice Cream, Joel Marion RecipesCuisine: American


    Prep time






    • ¼ c cup fresh Bing cherries, pitted and halved

    • ¼ c stevia-sweetened dark chocolate bar, chopped

    • 3 overripe frozen bananas, peeled and cut into 1-inch pieces

    • ¼ c unsweetened coconut milk

    • pinch sea salt


    • Chill halved cherries and dark chocolate pieces.
    • In food processor, pulse frozen bananas, milk and salt until smooth, creamy consistency of soft serve is achieved. Stir in cherries and chocolate. Serve immediately or place in freezer-safe container and freeze until serving.


    • We provide nutritional information but these figures should be considered estimates as they are not calculated by a registered dietitian. Please consult a medical professional for any specific nutrition, diet, or allergy advice.

    Recipe courtesy of “Always Eat After 7 PM” via Family Features

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