Craving for ice cream but cannot step out for one?  This is where an ice cream maker can save the day! You can make flavourful ice cream and enjoy it at the comfort of your home and you can control the fat and sugar content if you are health conscious. If you are a home maker imagine how happy your spouse can get when you surprise him or her with a bowl of refreshing, yummy ice cream made by you when he or she comes home after a long, hot, tiring day! You can make ice cream of different flavours free of preservatives and stabilisers for your kids too. During this lockdown an ice cream maker seems even more important. To make creamy, delectable ice cream at home it is essential to have an ice cream machine that is durable and saves time and energy. So invest in a premium quality ice cream maker and savour delicious homemade ice cream without worrying about your health.

While purchasing an ice cream maker make sure it caters to all your needs and has the best features. You might also want to invest in a machine that is energy efficient. So, to satiate that craving for yours there is a wide range of ice cream makers available. Here are some of the best ones listed.

1. Cuisinart ICE-31

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This is a stain-less steel ice cream maker that make fruit frozen deserts as well. It can turn chunks of fruits into fully frozen deserts. The ice cream will be ready in 18 to 25 minutes. It has a large 11/2-quart capacity. It has two paddles, one to mash and process the fruits and one for frozen yogurt and ice cream. Making ice cream can be really easy and hassle free in this machine because it is fully automatic. After turning on the machine the ingredients are added to it through the spout on top and the rest is the machine’s work. So just add in ingredients, sit back and enjoy your desert when it is done!

2. Oster 4-Quart Wood Bucket Ice Cream Maker

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This wooden ice cream maker is perfect for people who believe more in authenticity and like to have a slight organic touch to their food. The ice cream maker (in the form of a bucket) is made up of a solid pinewood hence it is utterly durable. It can make up to 4 quarts of delicious ice cream and frozen yogurt. It has a motorized electric crank which makes it automatic. So you can use your own recipes to make ice cream and frozen desserts in less than 40 minutes.  

3. Cuisinart ICE-30R

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This is an aluminium ice cream, frozen yogurt and sorbet maker. It has a double insulated bowl that can hold up to 2 quarts of frozen desert. It is fully automatic and hassle free. The heavy duty motor makes frozen deserts and drinks in less than 25 minutes. It has a large ingredient spout to add the mix-ins. It comes with a 3-year warranty period and is BPA free. The ice cream maker has a brushed metal texture and comes in a vibrant red colour which makes it quite elegant.

4. Nostalgia Electrics 4-Quart Electric Double 

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Making ice cream of two different flavours at the same time is a lot more efficient and saves a lot of time. This ice cream maker makes this possible. It has two canisters. Each canister has a capacity of 2 quarts, which enables you to make 4 quarts of delicious frozen desert. It has a powerful electric motor that does all the churning and mixing, which means zero manual effort is required. The motor lock and notches keep the motor and its parts secure during the process. The wooden bucket is easy to clean and the mess can be wiped off easily. It has see-through lids through which help you to keep a check on the ice cream while it is being made. The wooden structure gives you an old-fashioned ice cream making experience!

5. Dash DIC700RD 2-in-1 Ice Cream

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Love ice cream but want popsicles too? This 2 in 1 ice cream and popsicle maker is here for you.  This machine has the capacity of 1 quart hence is very handy. It can make popsicles, yogurt pops and ice cream in just 20-25 minutes.  It is designed with an ingredient spout which makes the ice cream making process easy. To make the ice cream you just have to freeze the container, add the ingredients and turn on the machine. The rest is the machine’s work. The double walled insulated bowl keeps the ice cream and popsicle chilled for a long time. The parts are minimal and easy to clean. It comes with a 1-year manufacturer warranty and includes ice cream maker, popsicle moulds, recipe guide and recipe database access.

6. Hamilton Beach 68880 Ice Cream Maker

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This is a small, handy ice cream maker. It has a capacity of 1.5 quarts. The fully automatic system makes ice cream making easy and hassle free. It is capable of making gelato, frozen yogurt, custard or sherbet too. It comes along with recipes. No rock salt is required for the freezing process. You can make ice cream using this machine in just 20 minutes. It comes with two colour options, red and white.

7. Kitchenif Digital Ice Cream, Sorbet

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This is a smart digital ice cream maker. It comes with a built in timer which enables the machine to function automatically for the pre-set time, after which it automatically stops. You do not have to wait to switch it off. It has the capacity of 1.5 litres and comes with a 1-year India warranty. It also includes a free recipe book. However, you have to freeze the ice cream bowl of the machine beforehand for about 12-18 hours in the upper freezer compartment of the fridge.

8. Nostalgia Electric Bucket Ice Cream Maker 

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This single wooden bucket ice cream maker is a convenient machine to make ice cream, frozen yogurt and gelato. It has a whopping 4 quarts capacity and can make ice cream in matter of minutes. The heavy-duty motor is completely automatic which means no manual effort is required. The wooden structure gives it an authentic and organic touch. The see-through lid makes it possible to regularly check the ice cream while it is being made. It also has an easy-to-carry handle which makes it possible for you to carry your ice cream wherever you go. It also has a 1-year warranty period and includes a free recipe book.

9. Natural Fruit Ice Cream Maker

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This ice cream maker is one of the handiest machines you will find in the market. It comes with an additional chute. It is suitable to make ice cream and frozen desserts from fruits. The parts are minimal. The non-electric parts are dishwasher safe. You can prepare soft serve ice cream from fruits of your choice without having to worry about added preservatives and trans-fat. It comes with instructions, an user manual and a recipe list.

10. Lifelong Ice Cream Maker

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This ice cream maker has a capacity of 0.5 litres and has a really compact design. It has cord which is 1.20 metre in length. One of the main highlights of this product  is its noiseless operation. The quick freeze bowl can make ice cream and sorbet in just 20-25 minutes after the bowl has been refrigerated for 30-36 hours in the freezer. It comes with a 1 year domestic warranty for any manufacturing defects.

11. Orbit Gelato 2 12-Watt Ice-Cream Maker

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This particular ice cream maker has a capacity of 1.5 litres and can make ice cream, gelato, sorbet in just 30-45 minutes. It has a detachable freezing bowl. It has the power of 12 watts and an operating voltage of 220-240 volts. It also comes with a 1-year warranty. It can be used by beginners as the features are simple and easy to access.

12. Skyline VT-7979 Ice Cream Maker

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The ice cream maker of this brand has a capacity of 1 litre. It is suitable for making ice cream, gelato, sorbets and frozen yogurt. It takes up to 30-40 minutes to prepare the ice cream. It is convenient to use and easy to clean. It comes with a warranty period of one year.

13. Focus Electrics IC13887WB Dual Single Serve Ice Cream Machine

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This ice cream maker has dual mixers which allow to customize two different ice creams at the same time. The two freezing mugs make it easy to serve and store the ice cream. It has an ingredient funnel through which toppings and syrups can be directly added to the ice cream without any hassle. It has a width of 10.4 inches, a height of 6.2 inches and a depth of 11.8 inches.

14. Ice Cream Maker | Andrew James

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The Andrew James ice cream maker is quite a convenient ice cream maker. For all the calorie conscious people this the perfect machine. It has compact design and can be stored away easily. The inner bowl needs about 8 hours of freezing prior to the ice cream making process.  After the inner bowl is frozen the ice cream preparation takes about 20 to 30 minutes. It is also suitable for making frozen yogurt, sorbet and gelato.

15. Cuisinart 220V Professional Gelato and Ice Cream Maker

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This machine gives you access to professional features while you make ice cream at your own home.  1.5 litres of ice cream and gelato can be prepared in this ice cream maker in just 40 minutes. There is no need of pre-freezing the bowl due to the professional compressor system. The machine is fully automatic and does not require any manual efforts. It also includes two professional mixing paddles for ice cream and gelato which are specially designed to a suitable consistency to your ice cream or gelato.