200 g sugar
275 ml water
zest and juice of 5 limes
zest and juice of 5 lemons
1 small bunch fresh peppermint
You can knock up this delicate lemon sorbet from scratch in minutes, then just freeze and enjoy.
Place the sugar and water in a pan, bring to the boil and simmer for 5 minutes. Remove from the heat and allow to cool for a while. Zest and squeeze your limes and lemons and chop your peppermint. Mix everything together in a plastic or earthenware container and place in the freezer.
Generally a sorbet takes 2 hours to set. Try to stir it around every 30 minutes if you remember.
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