Whip the cream until soft peaks are formed, then fold in the pie filling. In a clean bowl whip the egg
white until stiff but not dry and fold into the cream and apricot mixture. Pour into a container, cover
and freeze until firm.
About 20 minutes before serving, transfer the ice cream to the refrigerator.
In blender or food processor, combine 1 cup cottage cheese, 1/2 cup half−and−half, 1/4 cup apple
butter, 1/4 cup sugar, cinnamon, cloves and one egg. Blend until smooth. Pour into a large bowl.
Repeat with remaining cottage cheese, half and half, apple butter and egg. Combine with previously
pureed mixture. Stir in chopped apples. Pour into ice cream canister. Freeze in ice cream maker
according to manufacturer’s directions.
In a bowl toss peaches with 1/4 cup sugar and lemon juice and let mixture stand 30 minutes. Drain
mixture and purée peaches in a food processor.
In heavy saucepan combine remaining 3/4 cup sugar with 1/4 cup water, bring mixture to a boil over moderate heat, washing down the sides of pan with a pastry brush dipped in cold water, and simmer the syrup until it is a pale golden caramel. Add 1/2 cup boiling water carefully (mixture will bubble vigorously) and simmer mixture, stirring, until caramel is dissolved.
In a small bowl sprinkle the cookies with Amaretto and let stand for 5 minutes.
In a large bowl with electric mixer beat egg yolks until they are thick and pale, add syrup in a stream, beating, and beat mixture until cool. Stir in vanilla extract, peach purée, cookie mixture and cream. Freeze the mixture in an ice cream maker according to the manufacturer’s directions.
Pound the almond into paste. Add milk and heavy cream, mix thoroughly together. In a saucepan, heat the almond mixture to a boil. Remove from heat.
In a bowl, mix egg yolks, sugar and kirsch for 5 minutes. Add almond milk and mix well with wooden spoon. Heat the mixture over low heat for 5 minutes without letting it boil. Stir continuously. Then allow it to cool. Strain through a sieve into ice cream maker and freeze until the ice cream is thoroughly firm.
Pour the cream into a saucepan and heat gently.
Beat the egg yolks and sugar together until pale and creamy. Beat 2 tablespoons of the hot cream into the egg mixture, then beat in the remaining cream, a half cup at a time.
Pour into a double boiler, or into a bowl set over a pan of simmering water, and cook over a gentle heat, stirring constantly 15 to 20 minutes, until the mixture coats the back of a spoon. Cool mixture, then chill.
Pour chilled mixture into an ice cream maker and churn according to manufacturer’s instructions.
While the paddle is churning, add the almonds and Amaretto, freeze gelato overnight. Place in the refrigerator about 20 minutes before serving.