Mango-Coconut Sherbet

  • sarastallryan Posted: 05/24/11
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    We really liked this! I added some lime zest since it seemed silly to waste it and I love the little green flecks it added to the sherbet. I thought it was a bit sweet especially if the mangoes are really ripe. I will cut the sugar down to a half cup when I make it again.

  • jhauenst Posted: 05/17/11
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    This was outstanding! The flavor was like biting into a ripe fresh mango with the added benefit of being creamy, frozen, and delicious. The coconut was not too pronounced but gave it a great texture. Loved it and will make again and again.

  • sharon1964 Posted: 07/03/11
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    This was easy and delicious. Even my picky-eaters were asking for seconds. I followed advice of another reviewer and used 1/2 cup of sugar. More would have been too sweet. This is a keeper with maybe another fruit when I can't find a ripe mango.

  • abbygirl Posted: 06/30/11
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    Wonderful taste! The only thing that should have been mentioned in the directions, was to chill the mango coconut mixture first before putting it into the ice cream machine. I would do this one again, that is for sure!!!

  • aVegasRD Posted: 06/26/11
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    This was wonderful and so easy to make. I didn't toast the coconut though, and just used sweetened coconut out of the bag. But what a wonderful way to use mango!

  • WisconsinGal Posted: 06/26/11
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    Excellent recipe and very kid-friendly both to make and eat. My 8 year old niece and her friend helped make this and they devoured it once it was done! The coconut flavor is very mild, but the coconut milk gives it a wonderful creamy texture. Overall it's an easy and refreshing summer treat.

  • SandiePAC Posted: 07/19/11
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    This recipe is so good! Super easy to make, and absolutely delicious!

  • Meraymond85 Posted: 07/17/11
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    Very good, I used frozen and thawed mangos and one fresh mango. Had some coconut palm sugar on hand so I used 1/2 cup. 3/4 cup of sugar would be very sweet. Loved the toasted coconut on top.

  • jakemelbatsell Posted: 05/02/13
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    Very good. Easy to make. The taste is unique and addictive. Only complaint is that the sherbert is a bit hard and not as pliable as traditional ice cream (but that's to be expected since it substitutes coconut milk for regular milk/cream). If you put the container in the microwave for approximately 30 seconds, it becomes substantially more malleable. Otherwise it is an excellent, delicious, and healthy dessert!

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