Cranberry Sherbet

This sherbet can be a gorgeous deep pink or a light pink depending on whether you use regular or white cranberry juice.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 4 hours 20 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 1 1⁄2 tsp. unflavored gelatin
  • 2 cups cranberry juice, divided
  • 1⁄2 cup sugar
  • 1⁄8 tsp. salt
  • 2 Tbsp. nonfat dry milk powder
  • 1⁄2 cup corn syrup
  • 3 Tbsp. lemon juice


  • In a small saucepan, combine gelatin and 1 cup cranberry juice; let stand for 5 minutes. Place over low heat and heat until gelatin dissolves completely.
  • Add sugar and salt; stir over low heat until dissolved. Remove from heat and add remaining cranberry juice.
  • Sprinkle milk powder over the cranberry mixture; beat in with a wire whisk or egg beater. Add corn syrup and lemon juice and mix well until combined.
  • Pour mixture into a 9-by-5-inch loaf pan and freeze until almost firm, about 2 hours. Spoon back into the bowl and beat until fluffy. Pour back into loaf pan, cover, and freeze until firm, about 2 hours longer.