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, or any combination of these things.
The addition of such ingredients improves the texture very much, for sherbets are less likely to be granular than ices.
Sherbets may be made from fruits or fruit juices of any kind, and these may be either canned or fresh.
Of course, refreshments were plentiful; there were delicious sweetmeats, sherbets, and other things the children loved.
Water ices, sherbets and frozen fruits, without large quantities of sugar, are invaluable in cases of fever.
Punches and sherbets are water-ices with liquors mixed with them either before or after they are frozen.