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Peach Sorbet Recipe

Peach Sorbet Recipe

"Since moving to an area where fresh peaches are plentiful, I've made this frosty treat frequently," writes Mary Dixson of Decatur, Alabama. "It's the perfect light dessert. Calorie-conscious guests always say 'yes' to this when they might decline a slice of cake or pie."
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Process: 20 min. + freezing YIELD:3 servings


  • 1/2 cup water
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 4 medium ripe peaches, peeled and sliced


  • 1. In a saucepan, combine the water, sugar and lemon juice. Cook and stir over medium heat until sugar is dissolved. Cool slightly; transfer to a blender.
  • 2. Add the peaches; cover and process until smooth. Fill cylinder of ice cream freezer; freeze according to manufacturer's directions. Transfer sorbet to a freezer container; cover and freeze for 4 hours or until firm. Yield: 3 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1/2 cup: 104 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 0 sodium, 27g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 3g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 fruit.

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noodle192000 User ID: 6247054 54780
Reviewed Sep. 2, 2013

"I made this as written the first time, but then substituted peaches for three very large peacharines the second time and it was heavenly either way."

econsuelo User ID: 6085209 83910
Reviewed Jul. 7, 2011

"Excellent recipe. Although I would recommend doubling it up since it tastes so delicious you'll have spoons and bowls fighting you for a share. I put it in my Kitchenaid Ice Cream Maker for 22 minutes. The last 3 minutes I tossed in some small bits of peach that I'd cut up beforehand. I like the different textures: smooth peach sorbet and then biting down on a piece of ripe peach."

bbheart User ID: 1334825 103770
Reviewed Jun. 12, 2009

"This sound like how you make sherbet. This is a little way How I make sherbet. But I don't make a syrup. I just put all ingredient in a blend and blend unti smooth, freeze for 1 to 2 hours, whip it with a fork then freezn until hard. You may not need to use alot sugar. it depend on how sweet the fruits is."

Debity User ID: 1443036 62608
Reviewed Jun. 7, 2009

"Since we don't have GOOD fresh peaches yet, I tried it with both canned and frozen peaches (store bought). The frozen, even with a little extra sugar, wasn't as good as I had hoped. The canned tasted better but then did taste like canned peaches...decreased sugar by half. Can't wait til the real thing is at the farmer's market"

cjbrunick User ID: 2838149 135046
Reviewed Jun. 4, 2009

"I made the Peach Sorbet and it was quite good in spite of the fact that peaches in our area aren't the greatest yet. I'll make it again later in the summer. I did add Splenda along with the sugar."

JudyDela User ID: 4155481 141770
Reviewed Jun. 4, 2009

"I used 6 packets of Stevia all Natural Herb for sweetener, 6 peaches, 1 cup of water and was really good, not sure of the calorie count but can not be high. Turned out great!"

ccd548 User ID: 3861592 83904
Reviewed Jun. 4, 2009

"Anyone know if sugar substitute can be used successfully...? diabetic and need to cut the carbs"

lamgraves User ID: 1596 147768
Reviewed Jun. 1, 2009

"I can't wait to try this. I received an ice cream maker as a gift and have not had a chance to try it out yet. I think I've just found the recipe I need. Thx"

meme4beach User ID: 252952 114742
Reviewed May. 28, 2009

"wonderful I used fresh peaches from the grocery store if they had been fresh grown riper it would have been even yummier"

skbastian User ID: 3651639 105989
Reviewed May. 28, 2009

"For sweeter sorbet, after the mixture cools, use a packet of Stevia to up the sweetness without adding calories."

rlclac User ID: 3264194 135045
Reviewed May. 28, 2009

"question...can I use Splenda in place of the sugar? I am diabetic and I try to controll the amount of refined sugar I use"

haydynsmama User ID: 1890581 105987
Reviewed Aug. 18, 2008

"I just made this recipe..and it is very refreshing. if you are looking for a sweet sorbet this may not be for you. I used very ripe peaches, but I wish the sorbet was a little bit sweeter. I do love the consistancy, however. It is worth making again, but I will adjust the sugar to my preference."

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