Rosy rhubarb sherbet

Yield: 1 servings

Measure Ingredient
4 cups Rhubarb; finely chopped
1 cup Sugar
1 teaspoon Grated orange peel
½ cup Orange juice
½ cup Corn syrup
2 \N Egg whites
2 tablespoons Sugar
\N \N Toasted coconut or nuts, if desired

In large saucepan, combine rhubarb and 1 cup sugar, orange peel, orange juice and corn syrup. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly.

Reduce heat and cook until rhubarb is tender, about 10 minutes; cool.

Pour into laof pan or freezer trays; freeze to slush consistency, about 1-2 hours. Beat egg whites until foamy; gradually add 2 Tbls sugar, beating continously until stiff peaks form. Into large bowl, spoon partialyy forzen rhubarb mix; beat until light and fluffy. Fold in egg whites. Return to freezer container; cover with plastic wrap to prevent crystals from forming. Freese until firm, about 3-4 hours, stirring occasionally. Allow to soften slightly; spoon into sherbet glasses. Garnish with toasted coconut or nuts.

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