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Honeydew Melon Sorbet

This honeydew melon sorbet is so easy, with just a few simple ingredients. It's a great summer treat that is so light and refreshing. 
Prep Time1 hr
Cook Time10 mins
Freezing Time2 hrs
Total Time1 hr 10 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 223kcal
Author: Megan

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 honeydew melon about 6 lbs., cut into small chunks
  • 3 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp vodka optional

Instructions

  • In a small pot, combine 1/2 cup water with 1/2 cup sugar over medium-high heat.
  • Stir while the mixture boils for about 5 minutes, or until the sugar is dissolved. Let cool. I
  • n the meantime, cut the honeydew into big chunks and puree in a food processor or blender so that you get 4 cups of honeydew puree.
  • Mix together with the cooled simple syrup, lemon juice and vodka. The vodka is optional but it helps the sorbet from not freezing over too hard and keep it nice and smooth.
  • Freeze according to your ice cream maker's manufacturer instructions.
  • Then place in a tupperware and freeze for 1-2 hours or until read to serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 223kcal | Carbohydrates: 54g | Protein: 1g | Sodium: 59mg | Potassium: 741mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 51g | Vitamin A: 160IU | Vitamin C: 62mg | Calcium: 19mg | Iron: 0.5mg