keto lemon ice cream heavy cream

Creamy Keto Lemon Ice Cream

This keto lemon ice cream is the perfect treat for a hot summer day! It's made with real lemon juice and loaded with keto friendly fats! 

Course Dessert
Cuisine ketogenic, low-carb
Keyword keto lemon ice cream
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 8



  • 5 egg yolks and 2 whole eggs
  • 24 oz heavy whipping cream
  • 1 cup Swerve Confectioners
  • 3/4 cup lemon juice
  • zest of one lemon



  1. First, place your ice cream churning bowl in the freezer overnight to ensure that it is properly chilled.
  2. Then whisk 5 egg yolks, 2 whole eggs, and 1 cup Swerve Confectioners (adding 1/4 cup at a time) in a sauce-pan. Whisk for two minutes.
  3. Next, add the remaining ingredients to the saucepan and place on the stovetop on low-medium heat stirring constantly.
  4. Continue to stir and bring mixture up to 160 degrees Fahrenheit to ensure safety.
  5. After that, take the mixture off of the stovetop and allow to cool down. Place in the fridge for a couple of hours until cool.
  6. Then, pour the mixture into your ice cream maker according to manufacturer’s instructions (usually about 25-40 minutes).
  7. By this time, your ice cream should have the about the same consistency as soft-serve.
  8. Place in a freezer safe container for 4 or more hours.
  9. Last, enjoy some keto lemon ice cream!