Chocolate Sorbet

chocolate-sorbetLow in fat but high in cocoa powder, this bittersweet chocolate sorbet is for true chocolate lovers only.

The spices blossom along side the chocolate richness and make this icy treat totally unique. Spread it between two low-fat grahams to make a grown-up ice cream sandwich.

Serves 8

Chocolate Sorbet

Rating: 51

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 4 hours

Yield: 8

Serving Size: 1/2 cup

Calories per serving: 137 calories

Fat per serving: 2 g fat (0 g saturated)

Chocolate Sorbet

Ingredients

  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon stick
  • 1/4 cup chopped almonds or "http://skinnychef.com/blog/goji-berries" target="_blank">goji berries

Instructions

  • In a large saucepan, combine all ingredients except almonds. Bring to a boil then simmer 2 to 3 minutes stirring occasionally until the mixture is smooth and thick. Cool to room temperature.
  • Refrigerate 4 hours or more, stores for up to 3 weeks in an airtight container in the freezer. Sprinkle with almonds before serving.

Nutritional Stats Per Serving (1/2 cup): 137 calories, 2 g protein, 32 g carbohydrates, 2 g fat (0 g saturated), 0 mg cholesterol, 3 g fiber, 3 mg sodium.

Weight Watchers® Points Plus: 4

Make It A Meal: Serve with Israeli Chicken Cutlets, Yucca Fries.

Wine Pairing: Sangria

http://skinnychef.com/recipes/chocolate-sorbet

Comments

  1. do you always use real sugar in your recipes?

  2. Thank you! I’ve been searching for chocolate with coriander since my husband brought me a Jeff de Bruges confection from Paris 5 years ago. It seems like many people here in the States can’t even imagine the pairing. I hope your sorbet will be the answer to my quest!

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