Home    Subscribe    Contact    Login
Submit your recipes for a share of ad revenue - click 'write for us'

Easy Watermelon Sorbet

by Charlotte Jain (follow)
Dessert (130)      Watermelon (5)      Sorbet (1)     
As the summer heats up, whip out some sorbet for a refreshing icy treat or dessert. With a delicious watermelon flavour, this sorbet is also low in fat and baddies for a healthier dessert option.



Preparation Time: 10 hours
Cooking Time: 10 minutes
Makes: 6 servings

Ingredients
2 cups water
1 cup caster sugar
1.2kg seedless watermelon (or enough to give 600ml when blended)
2 egg whites

Method

Over a medium heat, combine the sugar and water in a saucepan until dissolved. Bring to the boil. Boil for about 5 minutes, or until the mixture begins to thicken slightly. Remove from the heat and set this aside to cool for 30 minutes.

Remove the rind of the watermelon, then chop the flesh into small chunks. Blend the chunks until smooth. Strain the liquid into a measuring jug, using a spoon to press the watermelon pulp through the sieve and extract the maximum amount of juice. Continue until there is 600ml of watermelon juice, then set this aside.



Add the sugar syrup to the watermelon juice and stir to combine.



Pour the mixture into an airtight container and freeze for 3 hours, or until the watermelon ice is almost set.



Break up the ice using a metal spoon. Transfer the ice pieces to a mixing bowl and beat (about 30 seconds) with an electric mixer into a smooth and icy texture.



Return the ice to its airtight container and freeze for another 3 hours until firm.



Once again break up the ice using a metal spoon and transfer it to a mixing bowl. Briefly beat the ice with an electric mixer to form a smooth and icy texture.

Add the egg whites. Beat or process the sorbet until it becomes pale and smooth.

Return the sorbet to an air tight container and freeze for a further 3 hours.



Scoop the sorbet into bowls or glasses and serve immediately.



Categories
#Sorbet
#Dessert
#Watermelon
I like this Recipe - 3
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Recipes by Charlotte Jain
Chocolate shortbreads are a quick and easy biscuit to pop into a lunch box for a treat! Prepa...
408 views
Mini pizzas are a fantastic family lunch item - they can be made with so many different toppings for...
217 views
A cute shortbread treat with a delicious raspberry filling! Preparation Time: 20 minutes Coo...
124 views
This chewy cookie with peanut butter flavouring is a perfect cookie jar addition
1253 views
At the end of a busy work day, it can be tough to have time to cook dinner, too
3 answers
Choc almond shortbreads are a delightful and delicious treat at recess time, or at the end of a long...
166 views
view all recipes by Charlotte Jain
Articles by Charlotte Jain on Other Hubs
3 likes
ID: 5767
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Recipes
Why deep fry when you can bake your schnitzel in the oven with excellent results! If you don'...
47820 views
This fondant recipe from Michelle Foster is almost fail-proof for the beginner cake decorators like ...
975 views
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
by Lucy
9878 views
Sometimes your average hot dogs can get a little boring
16406 views
Serve these Easy Cheese Sticks with your favourite dips
3446 views
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
9931 views
A quick and tasty treat, able to be whipped up in a few minutes if the treat stockpile mysterious di...
6821 views
A gorgeous chocolate mud cake with an orange twist
4989 views
Light and fluffy Milo flavoured cookies that make a perfect for a lunch box treat
3610 views
These bite sized mini choc chip muffins are perfect for the kids to make and add into their lunch bo...
2027 views
Categories
Dinner (157)
Lunch (140)
Dessert (130)
Healthy (145)
Easy (142)
Quick (90)
Family (72)
Snack (110)
Baking (86)
Chicken (79)
Treat (74)
Fruit (58)
Vegan (57)
Cake (54)
Salad (53)
Party (44)
Cookie (36)
Raw (36)
Eggs (35)
Kids (34)
Simple (34)
Cheese (32)
Sweet (27)
Toddler (27)
Fish (25)
Pasta (23)
Banana (22)
Biscuit (22)
Lemon (22)
Picnic (20)
Sweets (19)
Apple (18)
Drinks (18)
Snacks (18)
Juice (17)
Egg (17)
Avocado (16)
Soup (15)
Bread (14)
Orange (14)
Slice (14)
Cupcake (14)
Tuna (13)
Jam (12)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version