Introduction: Lemony Watermelon Sorbet

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Watermelon sorbet is an incredibly refreshing icy dessert made out of just 3 ingredients.
It is fruity, fresh, light, sweet and just so easy to make.. :) This sorbet is the perfect treat for a hot summer's day !
Sorbet is the French equivalent of British Ice water and is a semi-frozen sugar syrup flavored with fruit puree.

Watermelon is my favorite summertime fruit and so i decided to make a lemony watermelon sorbet for this weekend. :D
i hope you like this recipe. :)


Step 1: Ingredients

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  • Ripe watermelon chunks - 5 cups (seeds removed)
  • Agave nectar - 2 tbsp
  • Fresh lemon juice - 2 and 1/2 tbsp
  • sugar - to taste (optional) (not in picture)

Step 2: Blend, Blend, Blend

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  1. Place watermelon chunks, fresh lemon juice and agave nectar in a blender.
  2. blend until pureed.
  3. add in a bit of white sugar according to your taste.

Step 3: Freeze

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    1. Pour the puree in an ice tray.
    2. let it freeze for about 3 to 4 hours.
    3. take out the watermelon puree ice cubes with the help of a knife.
    4. blend it again for 20 seconds.
    5. if the mixture is too mushy, freeze it again for about 1 hour.
    6. if required, flake the mixture with a fork before scooping it out.

    Step 4: Scoop Out and Garnish

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    1. with the help of an ice cream scoop, scoop it up and place it in pretty bowls.
    2. garnish with fresh mint leaves.

    Thanks for reading..!

    Comments

    YummyBites (author)2014-05-26

    It sounds too yummy, I'll definitely try it... good for fruit diet too.

    faiza007 (author)YummyBites2014-05-29

    yup..and it has all the goodness of fresh fruit :)

    shy shy (author)faiza0072014-12-26

    I know right

    Tarun Upadhyaya (author)2014-05-30

    I had this feeling that you will make it to the Finals, I am so glad you did :). Congratulations Faiza :)

    faiza007 (author)Tarun Upadhyaya2014-05-31

    thank you so much tarun :)

    shy shy (author)faiza0072014-12-26

    Its so good Im love n it so much

    yasmanqola (author)2014-07-04

    we call it in Iran yakh dar behesht

    sunshiine (author)2014-06-04

    This looks so refreshing and tasty! thanks for sharing and do have a splendorous week!

    sunshiine

    shazni (author)2014-06-04

    Congratulations ! your gift for making delicious bites is really showing by your achivements !

    laffinm (author)2014-05-26

    Ok thanks for telling me

    Tarun Upadhyaya (author)2014-05-25

    Aha...there you are and this looks yummmy. Care to message me the store for agave nectar?

    faiza007 (author)Tarun Upadhyaya2014-05-26

    you probably know that place..hypercity :D

    Tarun Upadhyaya (author)faiza0072014-05-26

    Shhhhhhh... its a secret place ;)

    laffinm (author)2014-05-25

    Where do you find agave nectar?

    faiza007 (author)laffinm2014-05-26

    I found mine at a supermarket...under the honey and dressings section.
    If you are unable to find one..you can substitute it with honey for this recipe..it won't make a difference. :)

    DarnGoodAtStuff (author)laffinm2014-05-25

    You will likely find it next to the jars / bottles of honey, if your store carries it.

    ehyofranky (author)laffinm2014-05-25

    In a store.

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