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Inside Ice Cream

Why do I have to shake it as it freezes?

Ice cream is a mixture of milk fats and proteins (from the cream), sugar slush, air bubbles, and tiny ice crystals. The key to smooth ice cream is to keep the ice crystals small. Mixing the

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