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Granita (aka Flavoured Snow)

Published Sunday, 17 June, 2012 by Gillian

A semi-frozen dessert made from sugar, ice and various flavorings



  • Half bag of ice
  • a few mint leaves
  • vanilla extract
  • zest of one lemon
  • zest of one lime
  • 3 tablespoons caster sugar


Half fill food processor with ice

add mint and the zest of one lime and one lemon

add some (teaspoon ish) vanilla extract (not essence)

let it process until it turns into snow

add three tablespoons of caster sugar

put the snow on a plate and put straight into the freezer


  • Tamara 7 years ago

    What do yu mean by snow??????????