They bring trays of sweetmeats, sherbets, and other good things.
Sherbets and other refreshments were served and chanting continued.
In the course of our progress, we passed a buffet spread with wines, ices, and sherbets.
Just "tea and cakes" developed into ices and sherbets and bonbons.
Desserts now regarded as sherbets are ices to which are added egg whites, gelatine, milk, ...