Colonial Ice Cream Demonstration

  • Rensselaer, Capital-Saratoga
  • Aug 11, 2018
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Discover how colonists in the Hudson River Valley prepared ice cream on hot summer days, long before electricity made it easy to keep things cold. Watch as interpreters in period costume use colonial era recipes, ice cream molds, and a reproduction 18th century ice cream maker called a sabotiere to prepare this summer treat the old fashioned way.

  • 9 1/2 Riverside Ave
    Rensselaer, NY 12144
  • Crailo State Historic Site