New Orleans Style Pineapple Sherbet

Pineapple Sherbet is sweet like a New Orleans summer. This porch front favorite is a classic.

New Orleans Style Pineapple Sherbet 

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  • 3½ cup crushed pineapple packed in juice, with the juice
  • 5 ounce sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 teaspoon freshly squeezed lemon juice or more to taste
  • 2 egg whites
  • 1 pinch salt


Combine pineapple, sweetened condensed milk and lemon juice in a bowl and chill for several hours. When ready to freeze pineapple, milk mixture, beat the egg whites with a pinch of salt, then fold them into the mixture in 3 additions. Freeze in an ice cream freezer machine according to your machine’s directions. The sherbet will be soft. It may be served as is, or placed in a freezer to freeze harder.