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What's Lactase?!

Well if you have been left wondering, we are going to tell you all you need to know about the lactase enzyme – our secret, yet not so secret ingredient. To us it kind of feels like magic, but magic provided to us by none other than mother nature herself.

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Happy #NationalBestFriendDay!

Today is #NationalBestFriendDay, a holiday near and dear to our hearts.  For those of you who may not know us, we’re Katy and Gwen, the co-founders of Minus the Moo.  We have been friends since our college days at Villanova University and came together to create Minus the Moo based on our mutual love of ice cream!  Our friendship is a key ingredient in every pint of Minus the Moo so, to celebrate #NationalBestFriendDay which just happens to also fall on #womancrushwednesday, we wrote each other super sappy surprise blog entries to express our love and appreciation.  We encourage all of you to tell your Best Friend how much they mean to you too! Villanova Graduation 2012.   [Left to Right:...

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Chocolate Dipped Ice Cream Cone, Sprinkled with Sea Salt

With the warmer weather finally here I was so excited to finally enjoy an ice cream cone in true summer fashion!  Being lactose intolerant, it is hard to go out to a local scoop shop and indulge in my ice cream cravings so it inspires me to get crafty at home.  Hopefully as Minus the Moo grows you will be able to satisfy your ice cream cravings anytime, anywhere!  With this I decided I wanted to make some quick and easy chocolate dipped cones to have with Minus the Moo Vanilla.  As I was making them I decided to take it up a notch and sprinkle some coarse sea salt on the chocolate for a blend that is both sweet...

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Fa-la-la-lactose Free!

Tis the season to treat yourself to some festive desserts!  Here at Minus the Moo, we think there is no better way to celebrate this holiday season than with some delicious Fa La La-catose free treats for all to enjoy.  We have put a spin on our signature lactose-free Vanilla that makes it perfect for any winter occasion.  All you need is candy canes and a pint of Minus the Moo Vanilla ice cream! “We elves stick to the 4 main food groups: candy, candy canes, candy corns and syrup.”- Elf To make Minus the Moo’s Candy Cane Ice Cream you will need: 1 pint of Vanilla Ice Cream 5 Candy Canes (yields ½ cup crushed candy canes) Directions:  Unwrap 5 candy canes, place...

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