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Sweet Eve strawberries with Pink Lady apple sorbet

19 June 2013

The sweet tang of Pink Lady apples mixed with these delicious strawberries are an excellent summer dessert.

Strawberry and apple sorbet
Sweet Eve strawberries with Pink Lady apple sorbet

Preparation time

10 minutes

Freezing time

1 hour




  • 500g Sweet Eve strawberries
  • 6 Pink Lady apples
  • Zest and juice of 1 unwaxed lemon
  • 4 tbsp of grenadine cordial
  • 50ml elderflower cordial
  • 100g caster sugar
  • 4 sprigs of mint for decoration


Hull the Sweet Eve strawberries and slice them into small pieces. Set half aside in a cling filmed bowl for decoration.

Peel, core and thinly slice the Pink Lady apples, and place them in a blender with the rest of the strawberries, lemon zest and juice, grenadine cordial, elderflower cordial and sugar. Puree till the mixture is completely smooth.

Place the strawberry and apple puree in a clean container, smooth it with a fork till it is completely level and then close with a plastic lid.

Freeze the puree for half an hour. Then whisk it through with a fork, and re-level it. Freeze again till quite solid, but of spooning consistency.

Place a generous spoonful of strawberry and apple sorbet in a serving dish, and top it with the chopped strawberries.


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