Coffee granita

From Sicily. After lemon, this is one of the most popular flavours of granita. It is often served with a dollop of cream on top.

Coffee granita ingredients

Coffee granita ingredients

  • 150 g sugar
  • 500 ml water
  • 4 cups espresso coffee
  1. Make a syrup by heating the water and sugar until it starts to boil.
  2. Remove from the heat and add the coffee. Allow to cool.
  3. Put into a freezer proof container and place in the freezer.
  4. Take it out of the freezer every hour or so and whisk it to break up the larger ice crystals.
  5. When it is fully frozen it is ready.
Coffee granita finished dish

Coffee granita finished dish

About these ads

2 thoughts on “Coffee granita

  1. Gosh, not one but two!
    I’m watching eagerly, as the April challenge I posted a few days ago, for my Bloggers Scream For Ice Cream challenge, is sorbets, granitas, shaved ices, slushies and spooms! :-)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s