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Very Berry Smash with Meringues and Sorbet


  • 1/2 cup strawberries, sliced

  • 1/2 pint blackberries

  • A handful of blueberries

  • A handful of raspberries

  • A few fresh mint leaves, chopped

  • A couple of fresh basil leaves, torn

  • 2 shots limoncello liqueur or 3 tablespoons simple syrup

  • 1 pint lemon sorbet

  • 4 plain (vanilla) store-bought meringue nests


Mash the berries and herbs with the limoncello or syrup in a bowl with a potato masher or fork. Let stand for 5 minutes.

Scoop the sorbet into serving bowls and add the meringues. Pour the berry mash on top.