Raspberry Avocado Sorbet with Vanilla Beans

Raspberry Avocado Sorbet with Vanilla Beans

Total Time: 08h 40m
Hands-on Time: 00h 15m
Makes: 4 servings

Chocolate and vanilla lovers rejoice! The battle between the two is over in this simple, wholesome raspberry avocado sorbet recipe. Smoky-sweet vanilla bean compliments rich dark chocolate chips, creamy avocado and vibrant, juicy raspberries.

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  • 1 medium avocado, peeled and pitted
  • 2 1/2 pints fresh raspberries
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 1 Simply OrganicĀ® Madagascar Vanilla Bean, scraped, or 1 tablespoon Simply OrganicĀ® Vanilla Bean Paste
  • 1/4 cup dark chocolate chips*


  1. Properly chill your ice cream or sorbet churning bowl in the freezer over night. (If you don't have an ice cream maker, see tip below.)
  2. In a high-speed blender or food processor, combine avocado, raspberries, lime juice, honey and vanilla bean or bean paste. Blend on high until smooth and creamy.
  3. Pour mixture into chilled ice cream maker and process for about 10 minutes. Stir in dark chocolate chips, then continue processing according to the ice cream maker manufacturer's instructions. Serve or store in freezer.
  1. For a firmer sorbet, freeze for at least 2 hours before serving.
  2. If you don't have an ice cream maker, complete steps 1 and 2, then transfer mixture to a freezer-safe container. Swirl in dark chocolate chips, then smooth flat with a spoon. Cover and freeze for about 4 hours, until firm.
  3. *For vegan, plant-based or gluten-free diets, make sure the ingredients in the chocolate chips you purchase fit your diet.