Raspberry sorbet

Raspberry sorbet
To make a seriously good raspberry sorbet, the fruit must be of the best quality, of course, but there is another little secret: you need to remove all the seeds to make a really smooth coulis.

It is this smooth coulis that makes the sorbet so deliciously velvety.
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Last modified on: July 5th 2017

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Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 2 min.
Raspberry sorbet
Put 700 g raspberries into a high-sided container and blend thoroughly.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Raspberry sorbet
Pour this raspberry purée into a sieve and use a soft spatula in a to-and-fro movement across the bottom of the sieve to push the purée through.

Stage 3
Raspberry sorbet
Continue until only the seeds are left in the sieve.

Discard the seeds.

Stage 4
Raspberry sorbet
You will now have the smooth coulis that is essential for the "perfect" raspberry sorbet.

Stage 5 - 3 min.
Raspberry sorbet
Add to the coulis the same weight of sugar syrup, the juice of 1 lemon and, if possible, 2 g vitamin C. Mix well.

Stage 6 - 2 hours
Raspberry sorbet
Refrigerate for at least 2 hours, either covered with plastic film or in a sealed bottle or jar.

Stage 7 - 10 min.
Raspberry sorbet
Transfer to an ice-cream maker and leave to churn...

Stage 8
Raspberry sorbet
...until the sorbet is ready and velvelty smooth.

Stage 9
Raspberry sorbet
Serve immediately.
For more information on the subject, see the page dedicated to ice-cream and sorbets.
Should be eaten immediately, but will keep in the freezer.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,304 Kcal or 5,460 Kj8 gr318 gr0 gr
65 %3 %30 %0 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
98 Kcal or 410 Kj1 gr24 gr0 gr
5 %<1 %2 %0 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
How much will it cost?
  • For 1 litre : 4.70 €

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This recipe uses (among others)
RaspberriesRaspberries: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Half-cooked chocolate cake with raspberry coulis, Framboisier, Double raspberry tartlets, Raspberry tart, Raspberry muffins, ... All
Sugar syrupSugar syrup: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Peach and mint salad , Baked Alaska, Melon with port sorbet, Chocolate cream with a crunch, irish coffee mousse, Peach and verbena feuilleté, ... All
LemonLemon: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Little lemon biscuits, Spaghetti Carbonara, Tahitian salad, Belle-helene in a glass, Preserved lemons, ... All
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