Champagne Sorbet with Raspberry Sauce

An adult dessert.

Quick Facts

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Chill Time: 3+ hours
Yield: 12 servings

Ingredients

SORBET:

  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 envelope unflavored gelatin
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2-1/2 cups white champagne
  • 1 cup Karo┬« Light Corn Syrup
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice

RASPBERRY SAUCE:

  • 1 package (10 ounces) frozen raspberries in syrup
  • 1/3 cup Karo┬« Light Corn Syrup
  • Fresh berries for garnish (optional)

Directions

  1. For SORBET: Mix sugar and gelatin in a 3-quart saucepan. Stir in water; let stand 1 minute.
  2. Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, for 5 minutes or until gelatin is dissolved; remove from heat. Stir in champagne, corn syrup and lemon juice until smooth.
  3. Freeze in a 1-1/2 to 2-quart ice cream freezer following manufacturer's instructions. Spoon into freezer container; cover and freeze several hours or until desired firmness is reached.
  4. Scoop into serving glasses. Top with Raspberry Sauce (recipe follows below). Garnish with fresh berries, if desired.
  5. For RASPBERRY SAUCE: Puree raspberries in a blender or food processor. Press puree through a fine mesh strainer into a bowl to remove seeds. Stir in corn syrup. Makes 1-1/4 cups.