Blackberry and Orange Fruit Sorbet

a cup of crisp tangy sorbet, deep and rich
Prep Time: 
10 minutes, plus freeze time
Number of Servings: 
Serves 8
Recipe Source: 
Skinny Desserts by Kathryn Bruton ($19.99, Kyle Books, 2019)


  • 1 lb, 5 oz frozen blackberries
  • 5 Tbsp maple syrup
  • Grated zest of 2 oranges and juice of 12 orange
  • 12 Tbsp vanilla bean paste or vanilla extract


  • Food Processor


  1. Place frozen blackberries, maple syrup, orange zest and juice, and vanilla bean paste into a food processor. Pulse until silky smooth. 
  2. Transfer to a freezer-proof container and freeze until needed. 
  3. Remove from freezer 10 minutes before you are ready to serve to soften sorbet slightly.
Nutrition Info: 
70 Calories, 1 g Protein, 17 g Carbohydrates, 4 g Fiber, 0 g Total fat (0 g sat), 2 mg Sodium, ★★ Vitamin C, Vitamin B2 (riboflavin), K


Kathryn Bruton

Kathryn Bruton is a food writer and stylist hailing from Ireland and based in London. Her best selling debut cookbook, Skinny Soups won critical acclaim, and has sold over 65,000 copies worldwide. It has been translated into 8 different languages and adapted for American and Australian audiences. Her most recent book, Skinny Desserts, is out now.

Kathryn's cookbooks reflect her ambition to create enticing, unusual and exciting recipes which are high in nutrition and low in calories. Her ideas will help you create show-stopping dishes bursting with flavour for every meal of the day.