Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins
A sophisticated wine sorbet that would be an elegant addition to any special gathering. Prep time does not include chilling time or overnight freezing time. To cool the sugar syrup mixture quickly, place bowl in larger bowl of ice and stir occasionally. It should be cold in about 15 minutes.
- Heat sugar, the water, and 1/2 cup wine in medium noncorrosive saucepan to boiling, stirring to dissolve sugar. Boil 3 minutes without stirring. Pour into small bowl and let cool to room temperature. Refrigerate until cold, about 3 hours. (Tip: To cool the sugar syrup mixture quickly, place bowl in larger bowl of ice and stir occasionally. It should be cold in about 15 minutes.).
- Stir remaining wine into sugar syrup, pour into 8" cake pan, and freeze overnight.
- The next day, process wine ice in food processor or blender until smooth. Return to baking pan and freeze until firm, 2-3 hours, stirring once halfway through. Serve in wineglasses, garnished with grapes.
Well, what a nice soothing treat. The DW and I really enjoyed this 100%, and it made for an enjoyable night. The flavor was EXCELLENT, AND THE DIRECTIONS WERE VERY EASY. Made for Potluck tag. A must repeat recipe here. Thank you very much for the post.