Strawberry and mint granita in a glass jar topped with mint

Granita 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.

4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star 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
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star 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
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

An unusual and delicious dinner party starter

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The fizzy peach cocktail is transformed into an Italian iced dessert

10 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Cool off with this refreshing dessert

45 mins
Easy
3 ratings 2.4 out of 5 star rating

Celebrate the taste of Sicily with the original inspiration for ice cream

4 hrs
Easy
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Delicious fruity, summer pudding - counts as 1 of your 5-a-day

15 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star 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
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use up over-ripe mangoes with this deliciously refreshing and palate-cleansing fruit ice

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

This fruity granita is a perfect palate-cleansing starter

15 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Impress your guests with Gordon Ramsay’s intensely flavoured fruit purée topped with yogurt and shavings of iced fruit granita

1 hr and 30 mins
A challenge
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