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Minted Lemongrass Sorbet

Courses: Dessert

Recipe Ingredients

3   Fresh lemongrass stalks - outer leaves
  Discarded, root ends trimmed
3 cups 711mlWater
3/4 cup 30g / 1.1ozFresh mint leaves - washed well,
  And spun dry
3/4 cup 148g / 5.2ozSugar

Recipe Instructions

Thinly slice as much of lemongrass stalks as possible, discarding dried thin upper portion. In a saucepan simmer water with lemongrass, covered, 5 minutes. Add mint and simmer, uncovered, 1 minute. Remove pan from heat and add sugar, stirring until dissolved.

In a blender puree mixture and strain through a fine sieve into a bowl, pressing hard on solids. Chill syrup, covered, until cold and freeze in an ice-cream maker. Sorbet may be made 1 week ahead.

This recipe yields about 3 cups.

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