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Grapefruit Mint Sorbet

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  Unsweetened pink grapefruit juice 4 Cup (64 tbs), divided
  Honey 6 Tablespoon (1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons)
  Minced fresh mint 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Unflavored gelatin 1 Tablespoon (1 envelope)
  Lemon juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

Combine 1/2 cup grapefruit juice and honey in a small saucepan.
Cook over low heat until honey melts.
Place mint in a large bowl.
Pour honey mixture over mint; stir well.
Let cool.
Line a colander or sieve with a double layer of cheesecloth that has been rinsed our and squeezed dry.
Allow cheesecloth to extend over outside edges of colander.
Place colander in a large bowl to drain.
Pour honey-mint mixture into colander.
Discard mint.
Transfer honey mixture to a small saucepan.
Sprinkle gelatin over honey mixture in saucepan; let stand 5 minutes.
Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until gelatin dissolves.
Combine gelatin mixture, remaining 3 1/2 cups grape-fruit juice, and lemon juice in a large bowl; stir well.
Cover and freeze until firm.
Remove from freezer; let stand 10 minutes.
Position knife blade in food processor bowl; add frozen mixture.
Top with cover, and process until smooth.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 742 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.12 g0.19%

Saturated Fat 0.04 g0.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 234.8 mg9.8%

Total Carbohydrates 183 g60.9%

Dietary Fiber 1.4 g5.4%

Sugars 171.3 g

Protein 19 g38.8%

Vitamin A 27.1% Vitamin C 505.2%

Calcium 15.9% Iron 17.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Grapefruit Mint Sorbet Recipe