How to Make Granitas
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Quick, easy and refreshing - How to make Granita - use your favorite frozen fruit in this super easy recipe!
Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 2 cups
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 3 cups water
  • 1 cup frozen fruit
  • ¼ cup lemon juice
  1. In a saucepan, heat sugar and water and cook until sugar dissolved
  2. Add berries, bring to a boil and cook for 5 minutes
  3. Remove from heat and stir in lemon juice
  4. Carefully transfer mixture to blender and puree until smooth (this takes 2-3 minutes)
  5. Pour mixture into square pan and freeze for 4 hours
  6. Remove from freezer and use fork to scrape entire mixture, return to freezer
  7. Freeze 2-4 hours and scrape with fork, return to freezer for 2 hours
  8. Granita is ready to serve any time, scrape with fork before serving
Prep time includes freezing time
Recipe by Pocket Change Gourmet at