Goth Black Ice Cream

Don't feel down, this trendy ice cream made with active charcoal powder is surprisingly simple to make.


  • For goth ice cream:
  • 1 1/3 cups sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 tablespoon active charcoal powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • For black waffle cones:
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup melted butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon active charcoal powder
  • Pinch of salt
  • Fruity Pebbles, coconut flakes or rainbow sprinkles, to garnish


  1. In a small mixing bowl, combine sweetened condensed milk, charcoal powder and vanilla.
  2. Whip heavy cream until you can see whipped foam. Carefully fold charcoal mixture into whipped cream. Pour into a container and freeze.
  3. Heat a waffle cone machine. In a mixing bowl, whisk together all ingredients for waffle cones. Add a scoop of batter to machine and cook about 1 to 2 minutes. As soon as they are done, mold them into cone shapes while still hot.
  4. Scoop ice cream into waffle cones and garnish if desired. Enjoy!