Sorbetto alla Pera e Grappa

Pear and Grappa Sorbet

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By Rose Gray and Ruth Rogers

Published 1995

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  • 1.8 kg (4 lb) very ripe Comice or William pears, peeled and cored
  • 2 tablespoons


Cook the pears in a pan with the sugar, vanilla pod and 250 ml (8 fl oz) water until soft. Drain. Add the grappa and lemon juice. Push through a very fine sieve, then let cool.

Put into an ice-cream machine and churn until frozen, or freeze in a suitable container.