A white bowl on a blue background, with three schoops of claret-coloured sorbet inside, next to a tub of the sorbet and a silver scoop

Blackberry sorbet

  • makes 450g
  • Easy

This recipe is made without cooking the blackberries to keep their vibrant colour and flavour intact – the result is a zingy, tart sorbet that will really refresh your palate this summer


Make this refreshing blackberry and mint sorbet, then check out our mango sorbet, kiwi sorbetorange sorbet and more sorbet recipes.



  • blackberries 300g
  • caster sugar 150g
  • mint a few springs, leaves torn
  • limes 2, juiced


  • Step 1

    Mix all of the ingredients together along with a pinch of salt, then tip into a freezer-proof container and freeze overnight.

  • Step 2

    The next day, defrost the mixture in the fridge until the blackberries are soft (this will take about an hour). Tip the defrosted mixture into a high-powered blender and whizz until completely smooth. Pour into a jug through a fine mesh sieve, then put in an ice cream machine and churn and freeze following manufacturer’s instructions. Scoop the sorbet into bowls to serve.

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Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 79
  • Fat 0.1g
  • Carbs 18.5g
  • Sugars 18.5g
  • Fibre 1.4g
  • Protein 0.3g
  • Salt 0.1g