Squeeze the day! This lemony treat is easy to make (& even easier to eat). Bring it to the pool, your summer picnics, long weekend parties… or just your couch any time you need a sweet refresh.

How to: Lemon sorbet


  • 1 lemon peel, diced
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup seltzer water
  • Slice of strawberry for garnish (optional)
How to: Lemon sorbet


  1. In a medium saucepan, add lemon peel, water and sugar.
  2. Bring the mixture to a boil and reduce to medium heat.
  3. Simmer for 5 minutes, then remove from heat to cool.
  4. In a bowl, stir in the cooled syrup with the lemon juice and seltzer water.
  5. Pour into a freezer-safe container and freeze for 2 hours.
  6. Remove and whisk, then place back into the freezer.
  7. Freeze for 4 more hours, whisking once every hour.
  8. Enjoy!
How to: Lemon sorbet

Not in the mood for lemon? Try this recipe with other citruses like orange, grapefruit or lime. Then tell us which flavor is your fave!

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