Why limit your enjoyment of astronaut ice cream to museum gift shops? This how-to guide will help you craft some in your work shop.
Even if you have no intention of making you own, the above video is a detailed look at exactly how one goes about turning ice cream into freeze-dried ice cream. It’s a fascinating process that involves vacuum pumping, some dry ice, and more than a bit of willingness to go above and beyond your average culinary hack in the pursuit of a delicious treat.
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 02/8/12