Swirled Sherbet Dessert Recipe
- 1 cup crushed vanilla wafers (about 30 wafers)
- 1/3 cup flaked coconut
- 1/3 cup chopped pecans
- 1/4 cup butter, melted
- 1 pint lemon sherbet, softened
- 1 pint orange sherbet, softened
- 1. In a small bowl, combine the wafer crumbs, coconut, pecans and butter; press onto the bottom of an ungreased 9-in. springform pan. Bake at 350° for 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool for 10 minutes on a wire rack.
- 2. Arrange scoops of sherbet over crust, alternating flavors. Cut through sherbet with a knife to swirl. Cover and freeze overnight. Remove from the freezer 15 minutes before serving. Yield: 12 servings.
1 slice: 181 calories, 10g fat (4g saturated fat), 11mg cholesterol, 86mg sodium, 24g carbohydrate (17g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein.
Reviews for Swirled Sherbet Dessert
"I used rainbow sherbet, too. I also used light Country Crock instead of butter and reduced fat Nilla wafers. It turned out great with lower fat!"
"Could not find Lemon sherbet; so i used more Orange and Lime. I'll try other flavors also. Everyone loved it. Corky"
"I made this using a sherbert in the carton called fruit punch and tangerine! It was absolutely delicious! We all loved it.... I toasted the pecans and coconut slightly! YUM YUM!!"
"So light and refreshing! I also used rainbow and raspberry sherbet- not a crumb left! Will make again soon!!!"
"As a shortcut I used rainbow sherbet. It was wonderful. I served it to company last night and everybody raved about it. The crust has a great taste"
"Fabulous! easy, inexpensive and great for summer. My guests loved it!"
"Absolutely delicious and refreshing. Nice summer treat.Amy"
"I couldn't find lemon sherbert, so I used rainbow sherbert,(orange, raspberry, and lime). Everyone loved it. I also used low fat vanilla wafers, lowering the calories."
"Can't buy lemon sherbert in S. Texas for some reason, so I will use orange and pineapple. Should be great!"