Grandma’s Orange Milk Sherbet
My dear grandma made this sherbet for my birthday party in the 1930's. She squeezed whole oranges to get the juice for it. I often double the recipe...it's so refreshing on a hot summer day.
Total TimePrep: 20 min. + freezing
Makesabout 2 quarts
- 3 cups whole milk
- 1-1/2 cups orange juice
- 3/4 cup sugar
- 2 cans (8 ounces each) unsweetened crushed pineapple
- In a large saucepan, heat milk over medium heat until bubbles form around sides of pan. Set aside to cool.
- In a large bowl, combine orange juice and sugar thoroughly. Stir in milk. Transfer to an 11x7-in. dish; freeze until mushy.
- Transfer mixture to a bowl and whip. Add pineapple and juices. Return to dish and freeze.
Nutrition Facts1/2 cup: 97 calories, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 6mg cholesterol, 23mg sodium, 20g carbohydrate (19g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.
Originally published as Grandma's Orange Milk Sherbet in Grandma's Great Desserts Cookbook