Total TimePrep: 15 min. + cooling Process: 20 min. + freezing
Makesabout 2 cups
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup water
- 3 tablespoons grated lemon zest
- 3/4 cup lemon juice
- Place sugar and water in a small saucepan; bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, 2 minutes. Cool completely.
- Stir in lemon zest and juice. Freeze according to manufacturer's directions.
- Transfer sorbet to a freezer container, allowing headspace for expansion. Freeze until firm, about 4 hours.
Nutrition Facts1/3 cup: 138 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 36g carbohydrate (34g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.
Aug 7, 2016
For my Cuisinart freezer, I doubled the recipe but should NOT have doubled the sugar. I'd cut back by at least 25%. Otherwise, perfectly refreshing. Right out the Cuisanart, add Lemoncello for an excellent adult slushie!
Mar 22, 2011
This was really good, tart yet sweet, I added lime juice with lemon and added less sugar I will be making this again the hubby loved it.