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
A fresh and scrumptious slice to add to a lunch box! This slice is packed full of veggies to make a ...
1113 views
A delicious vegetable slice that's packed full of healthy stuff! Pop some in a lunch box, chop large...
346 views
Raspberry and chocolate brownies are a delicious treat that are not too sweet! The berries bring a t...
188 views
An easy and delicious wrap to pop into a lunch box! Preparation Time: 10 minutes Makes: 2 s...
149 views
A fresh and tasty salad that is perfect for a summer lunch, barbecue or picnic by the sea, or playin...
197 views
A fun monochrome snack to fill a party table or lunch box with an extra treat
138 views
view all recipes by Charlotte Jain
Articles by Charlotte Jain on Other Hubs
So many incredible and intriguing films sit awaiting on the horizon, this month and into 2014
8 answers
"Think he'll ever walk without the crutches?" "Maybe
113 views
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'...
50940 views
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
11540 views
This is easily one of the most frequently used recipes in my household, because as well as being bri...
1841 views
Serve these Easy Cheese Sticks with your favourite dips
4388 views
This is usually a breakfast cereal, however I have let it cool, put it in the fridge and eaten it ...
by Finy
584 views
Vanilla slices are a delicious, custard-filled dessert
1181 views
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
by Lucy
12608 views
Children will like this cake as it has a sweet syrup over it, and it is very moist and delicious w...
by Finy
469 views
Getting little ones to eat beetroot couldn't be easier with this fool-proof, yet nutritious recipe...
404 views
Low and slow works here: proper chicken soup takes time and is totally worth the effort: a meal for ...
442 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)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version