Apple Tarragon Granita
Looking for a something-different twist on a classic Italian treat? Fresh tarragon complements the sweet, bright apple flavor of this icy grown-up dessert. —Debby Harden, Williamston, Michigan
Total TimePrep: 10 min. + freezing
- 3 cups unsweetened apple juice
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 2 tablespoons coarsely chopped fresh tarragon
- 4 teaspoons lemon juice
- In an 8-in. square dish, combine all ingredients until sugar is dissolved. Freeze 1 hour; stir with a fork. Freeze 2-3 hours longer or until completely frozen, stirring every 30 minutes.
- Stir granita with a fork just before serving; spoon into dessert dishes.
Nutrition Facts1 serving: 125 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 4mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate (30g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.
Originally published as Apple Tarragon Granita in Healthy Cooking August/September 2011