Updated: Sep 2, 2020
If you are looking for a unique and refreshing sorbet recipe, try this Strawberry Basil. The basil is not overpowering; it just adds a subtle tasty twist to the classic strawberry. It's super easy to make whether you have a Vitamix or Yonanas machine and you only need four ingredients. Enjoy!
16oz container of strawberries - quartered
1/2 c water
2 T sugar or agave
4-6 fresh basil leaves - chiffonade or torn
1/2 lemon - juiced
Yonanas Machine - Fill ice cube trays with the strawberries. Add the sugar, water, and lemon and pour over each cube filling about 3/4 way. Allow to freeze at least 4 hours or overnight. Before putting through the machine, allow to thaw slightly, about 5-10 minutes.
Vitamix - Freeze strawberries overnight. Add to Vitamix with other ingredients and blend until smooth. Top with vegan coco whip and garnish with fresh basil.