nutritional information

Per 1/2-cup serving:

  • Calories: 109
  • Protein: <1 g
  • Total Fat: <1 g
  • Saturated Fat: 0 g
  • Carbohydrates: 29 g
  • Cholesterol: 0 mg
  • Sodium: <1 mg
  • Fiber: 2 g
  • Sugar: 24 g
Vegan Gluten-Free

Blackberry-Hibiscus Sorbet

Blackberry-Hibiscus Sorbet

Makes 1 quart

If using fresh blackberries, freeze and thaw them before adding to help draw out juices.
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 Tbs. dried hibiscus flowers or 2 Red Zinger tea bags
  • 6 cups frozen blackberries, thawed
  • 1 Tbs. lemon juice

1. Place sugar and hibiscus flowers in heat-proof bowl, and cover with 1 1/4 cups boiling water. Stir to dissolve sugar, and cool. Strain, and discard solids.

2. Pulse blackberries in food processor until just puréed, without chopping seeds. Strain through sieve, and discard seeds and solids (you should have 3 cups purée). Stir in hibiscus syrup and lemon juice.

3. Chill in refrigerator until cold, then churn in ice cream maker according to manufacturer’s directions. Transfer to 1-quart container, and freeze.

July/August 2013 p.73

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The Red Zinger tea bags are in place of the hibiscus flowers.

Heather - 2013-07-23 23:23:10

What about the red zinger tea bags? I'm guessing you put those in with the hibiscus flowers and pour the boiling water over them as well?

donna - 2013-07-17 15:00:20