In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month we are dishing up recipes that honor the pink ribbon in delicious style. This week we want to share a delicious Roasted Strawberry Buttermilk Sherbet recipe. Nutrition is important when dealing with health issues such as a breast cancer diagnosis, but that doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself. Increasing your quality of life by adding a little sweet treat to your meal every now and then will not only improve your mood but offer an enjoyable end to your meal.
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Roasted Strawberry Buttermilk Sherbet
Per serving: 160 calories
Prep Time: 15 min
Cook time: 30 min
- Ice cream maker
4 cups strawberries (1 lb.) hulled, halved or quartered if large
1 cup sugar
½ vanilla bean, split lengthwise
1 ½ cup buttermilk
1/3 cup sour cream
Pinch of kosher salt
DO AHEAD: Sherbet can be made 1 week ahead. Keep frozen. Let soften at room temperature 15 minutes before serving.
- Preheat oven to 425°. Combine strawberries and sugar in a 13x9x2 inches baking pan. Scrape in seeds from vanilla bean and add pod; toss to combine. Roast berries, stirring occasionally, until juices are bubbling, 15–20 minutes. Let cool.
- Discard pod. Purée berries, buttermilk, sour cream, and salt in a blender until smooth. Process mixture in an ice cream maker according to manufacturer’s instructions. Transfer sherbet to an airtight container and freeze until ready to serve.