**Please Note – The printable recipe card with detailed instructions and complete ingredient measurements for making Refreshing Low Sugar Fresh Peach Sorbet with Sage is available near the end of this post.
Here’s what you’ll need to make Low Sugar Fresh Peach Sorbet with Sage;
- Fresh Peaches
- Granulated Sugar
- Fresh Lime Juice
- Fresh Sage Leaves
If the thought of removing the skin from a peach is daunting to you, let me assure you that it’s a very simple process that only takes a pot of boiling water, a bowl of ice water, and a paring knife.
Here’s the fast and easy way to remove the skin from a peach…Do it once and you’ll be a pro for life 🙂
- Bring a pot of water to boil over high heat.
- In a large bowl, add enough ice and water to make an ice bath.
- Use a paring knife to score an X into the bottom of each peach.
- Use a slotted spoon to gently lower the peaches into the boiling water.
- Allow the peaches to sit in the boiling water for approximately 30 seconds.
- Use the slotted spoon to remove the peaches from the pot and carefully place them in the ice bath.
- Use the paring knife to carefully peel the skin off the peach starting where the X was cut on the bottom.
Low Sugar Fresh Peach Sorbet with Sage could not be easier to make. Since sorbet has only a minimal amount of sugar it’s the perfect dessert or snack for when you’re looking for something sweet, but don’t want to sabotage your diet by eating a big bowl of ice cream or sherbet that has twice as much sugar and calories.
- In a medium saucepan, heat the water, sugar, lime juice, and sage leaves until the sugar is completely dissolved. Remove from the heat and discard the sage. Cool the sugar mixture slightly.
- Peel and slice the peaches, discard the pit and skin. Place the sliced peaches in a food processor and add a pinch of salt.
- Pour the cooled sugar/sage mixture over the peaches in the food processor and process until smooth.
- Pour the peach mixture into an ice cream maker and freeze according to manufactures instructions.
- Transfer the sorbet to a freezer container and freeze for an additional 2-4 hours. Serve and enjoy!
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Refreshing Low Sugar Fresh Peach Sorbet with Sage
- 5 ripe peaches, blanched with skin and stone removed
- 3/4 cup water
- 3 tablespoons granulated sugar
- 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
- 4-5 large fresh sage leaves
- In a medium saucepan, heat the water, sugar, lime and sage leaves until the sugar dissolves. Stirring occasionally. Remove from the heat and allow the mixture to cool for 15-20 minutes. Remove the sage leaves.
- Slice the blanched pitted peaches and add them to a food processor.
- Pour the cooled sugar sage water into the food processor with the peach slices and process until smooth.
- Add the peach mixture into an ice cream maker and follow the manufacturer's instructions for freezing.
- Spoon the frozen sorbet from the ice cream maker into a covered container and store until ready to serve.
D-lish! I just know you’re going to love this fresh peach sorbet recipe, so grab a spoon and dig in!!! Summer never tasted so good!
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I’m coordinating today’s recipe with this custom painted stein…not because it has anything to do with peaches, but just because I painted it yesterday for a customer and fell in love with how it turned out! 🙂
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