Watermelon and Raspberry Granita

Would someone please use a different bowl for the granita next time

Would someone please use a different bowl for the granita next time

We planted our watermelon late, so we’re still harvesting it. Those of you reaching for your fall sweaters can bookmark this for next year.

Watermelon and Raspberry Granita

  • 12 ounces raspberries, fresh or frozen
  • juice from one lime
  • 1 tsp rosewater
  • 6-8 mint leaves
  • 8 cups watermelon
  • 1/2 cup sugar

Mix all ingredients in a large bowl and let sit for about 20-30 minutes. Blend mixture, working in batches if needed. Pour into a glass container (about the size of a brownie pan), cover and freeze. To serve, scrape into bowls. Garnish with fresh mint.

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This blog attempts to collect some of the things I try to create with food and booze. Sometimes I succeed and sometimes I fail. My hope is to entertain and maybe help people think a little harder about what they decide to eat and drink.
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3 Responses to Watermelon and Raspberry Granita

  1. might be a little cold up here for granita. ha! but it’s supposed to warm up a little on Thursday. . .

  2. It is still warm here in Nashville…perfect granita weather. Love the color!

  3. Lori says:

    It looks delicious! This is a must try for me next summer :)

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