Strawberry and mint granita in a glass jar topped with mint

Granita recipes

11 Recipes

Treat your guests to a refreshing iced granita – perfect for a summer dinner party. We've got sweet, fruity and savoury versions of this frozen Italian dessert.

Strawberry & mint granita

5

(1 rating)

This light frozen dessert is smooth and slushy, like those from the east of Italy - a perfect palate cleanser to finish a dinner party menu
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Coffee granita

5

(1 rating)

Wow your party guests with this easy, light dessert and after-dinner coffee all rolled into one. It's a lovely end to any meal and a cooling treat in summer...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Bellini granita

5

(1 rating)

The fizzy peach cocktail is transformed into an Italian iced dessert
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Granita di fragole

1

(1 rating)

Celebrate the taste of Sicily with the original inspiration for ice cream
  • 4 hours
  • Easy

Melon & rose granita

4

(1 rating)

Granitas are half way between a drink and a sorbet – the mixture is so refreshing and the texture icy enough to eat with a teaspoon
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Easy mango ice

5

(1 rating)

Use up over-ripe mangoes with this deliciously refreshing and palate-cleansing fruit ice
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Caramelised pineapple compotes

5

(2 ratings)

Impress your guests with Gordon Ramsay’s intensely flavoured fruit purée topped with yogurt and shavings of iced fruit granita
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • A challenge