Pear-Ginger Sorbet

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A simply delicious and low-fat dessert, this Pear-Ginger Sorbet turns a can of pears into a perfectly refreshing after-dinner treat.

INGREDIENTS (for 3 servings):


  • Place unopened can of fruit in freezer until solid (approx. 24 hours; can may bulge slightly). Submerge unopened frozen can in very hot tap water for 1 minute.
  • Open can and pour any thawed syrup into food processor bowl. Remove frozen fruit from can; carefully cut into 8 chunks.
  • Place frozen fruit chunks into food processor; add flavoring. Process until smooth, scraping blade as needed.
  • Serve immediately or spoon into freezer container and freeze until ready to serve.

  • Notes:

    Not recommended for blenders or mini food processors. To double recipe, process in two separate batches. For firmer sorbet, freeze 1 to 2 hours prior to serving.