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Basil smoothie with strawberries and Turkish delight

You'll need

400 gm strawberries, quartered 120 gm rosewater-flavoured Turkish delight, coarsely chopped To taste: cardamom seeds and rosewater   Basil smoothie 400 gm good-quality vanilla ice-cream 300 ml milk, chilled 5 cups (firmly packed) basil (about 4 bunches) Juice of 4 lemons 50 gm caster sugar


  • 01
  • Combine strawberries, Turkish delight, cardamom and rosewater in a small bowl, toss to combine and set aside.
  • 02
  • For basil smoothie, blend ingredients in a blender until smooth, pass through a fine sieve and serve immediately with strawberries and Turkish delight.
This recipe is from the February 2011 issue of Australian Gourmet Traveller.

At A Glance

  • Serves 6 people
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At A Glance

  • Serves 6 people

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