Granita Di Limone (Lemon Ice)

Course : Beverages
Serves: 1
Print a Recipe Card
3 x 5 Card | 4 x 6 Card | Printer Friendly


2 cups water
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup slivered fresh lemon peel -- (1/2x1/8 inch)
1 cup fresh lemon juice

Preparation / Directions:

1. Measure water and sugar into 2-quart saucepan. Cook and stir over medium heat until sugar is dissolved. Heat to boiling; reduce heat. simmer uncoverd 5 minutes. Remove from heat; cool to room temperature. 2. Stir lemon peel and juice into cooled mixture; pour into 9 x 5 x 3-inch metal loaf pan. Freeze about 3 hours, stirring every 1/2 hour and scraping crystals from edges of pan. *Serve in chilled individual dishes. note* If granita is not served immediately, freeze as directed above. After 3 hours, chop mixture with spoon into 1/2-inch chunks; place in bowl. Cover with aluminum foil or plastic wrap; return to freezer. Granita can be served as a dessert or a meat accompaniment. Texture of granita is granular and slightly coarse." Linda/Tennessee


Nutritional Information:

835 Calories (kcal); 0g Total Fat; (0% calories from fat); 1g Protein; 221g Carbohydrate; 0mg Cholesterol; 19mg Sodium

Rate this Recipe?
1 2 3 4 5
Poor                            Great

E-mail this to a friend!

Friend's Name (TO):
Friend's E-mail Address:
Your Name (FROM):
Your E-mail Address:

More Beverages Recipes