5 Ingredients or Fewer

Summer Strawberry Sorbet

August  1, 2018
Photo by Jim Kennedy
Author Notes

Now this is a beach ball in a bowl. Equally tart and sweet, the intense taste of strawberry evokes a primal response to the warmest of seasons. Summer's here!

A nod to David Lebovitz for the inclusion of corn syrup. It is necessary to prevent your sorbet from becoming a big, strawberry ice cube. —Jim Kennedy

  • Prep time 15 minutes
  • Cook time 2 hours
  • Makes 1 quart
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 pounds fresh strawberries
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon light corn syrup
  • pinch salt
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Hull strawberries, cut in half.
  2. Place in bowl of food processor. Add sugar, lemon juice, corn syrup, and salt. Blend for 1 minute, or until smooth.
  3. Run through a mesh filter to remove any remaining seeds or pulp.
  4. Refrigerate for 2 hours.
  5. Using ice cream maker, process for 20 minutes.
  6. Freeze for at least 12 hours.
  7. Serve with a sprig of mint. Equally good scooped into a flute of Prosecco.

See Reviews

See what other Food52ers are saying.

Review