Are you looking for a refreshing and delicious treat to beat the summer heat? Look no further than MAG Melon Sorbet Floats! This delightful recipe combines the natural sweetness of MAG Melon with honey, lemon juice, and a hint of vodka (optional) to create a mouthwatering sorbet that is sure to impress.


  • 4½ cups 1” cubes MAG Melon
  • ½ cup honey
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon vodka (optional)
  • Sparkling white wine or ginger ale


  1. In a blender, puree the MAG Melon cubes, honey, lemon juice, and vodka (if using) until smooth.
  2. Strain the mixture through a fine mesh sieve into a bowl, cover, and chill overnight. Alternatively, you can transfer the mixture to a gallon-sized zip-top bag and submerge it in an ice water bath to quickly chill the sorbet base.
  3. Pour the chilled sorbet base into an ice cream maker and freeze according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
  4. Transfer the sorbet to a loaf pan, press a piece of plastic wrap directly onto the surface, and freeze solid for at least 4 hours or overnight.
  5. To serve, place scoops of the sorbet in glasses and pour sparkling wine or ginger ale over them.
  6. Serve immediately and enjoy the refreshing and delightful MAG Melon Sorbet Floats!

This recipe makes approximately 5 servings and requires a prep time of 30 minutes (plus 4-8 hours of freezing time). The best part is that there is no cooking involved, making it a quick and easy treat to prepare.

The combination of the sweet MAG Melon sorbet with the fizzy sparkling wine or ginger ale creates a delightful contrast of flavors and textures. The sorbet’s natural sweetness is enhanced by the honey and lemon juice, giving it a burst of freshness.

Health Benefits

Mag melons, also known as Magnificent Melons, not only offer a refreshing and delicious taste but also come packed with numerous health benefits. These vibrant fruits are a great source of antioxidants, which help protect the body against oxidative stress and damage caused by harmful free radicals. Antioxidants play a vital role in reducing the risk of chronic diseases and promoting overall well-being.

In addition to their antioxidant properties, mag melons are extremely hydrating. With their high water content, they can help quench your thirst and keep you hydrated throughout the day. Staying properly hydrated is essential for maintaining optimal bodily functions, such as regulating body temperature, supporting digestion, and promoting cardiovascular health.

Another fantastic health benefit of mag melons is their ability to support immune health. These fruits are rich in vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant that strengthens the immune system and helps the body fight off infections and illnesses. Including mag melons in your diet can help boost your immune system and keep you healthy.

Furthermore, mag melons are excellent for promoting skin health. They are loaded with vitamins A and C, which are essential for maintaining healthy skin. Vitamin A helps promote skin cell turnover, while vitamin C boosts collagen production, giving your skin a youthful and radiant appearance. Regular consumption of mag melons can help nourish your skin from within and improve its overall health and appearance.

Bottom Line

Incorporating mag melons into your diet is a delicious and nutritious way to reap the numerous health benefits they offer.

Regardless if you’re hosting a summer gathering or simply treating yourself to a cool and refreshing dessert, MAG Melon Sorbet Floats are the perfect choice. So grab your ingredients, blend up some melon magic, and indulge in this deliciously refreshing treat at the nearest Fresh Farms location to you!