Monday, August 15, 2011

Lemon Granita And A Give Away

Whenever we talk about desserts we became bit conscious for all those sinful ingredients added to it, but today I am going to share with you a delicious tangy dessert recipe which is completely fat free. This delicious lemon granita  aren’t made with any commercial ingredients it’s totally homemade and so the flavors shine through. With this tangy lemon granita a super delicious healthy cook book for all of you. So Enjoy!

Water     2 cups
Sugar     ½ cup
Lemon juice   8 table spoon
Ginger juice  1 table spoon
Lemon rind    1 tea spoon
For garnish 
Lemon wedge  2 
Fresh dill leaves  1
Dry roasted fennel seeds   few 


First add sugar to water in a heavy bottomed pan. Over a low heat stir until sugar dissolves. Bring to boil then remove from heat and let it cool . Once cool , add ginger juice, lemon juice and lemon rind and mix well. Pour the mixture in a shallow freezer container and let in freeze for about 3 hours. Now in blender blend this syrup and make small granules of ice. Gently scoop this lemon ice in you serving glass and garnish with lemon rind, lemon wedges , fresh dill leaves and dry roasted fennel seeds and serve immediately. I think you will love these sweet flavored ices.

There is a special giveaway for everyone of you, my friend Chef Jeff send me his cook book with lots of healthy delicious, cost effective , fast to cook recipes. He want to share this book with all my friends and readers. So if you all want a book loaded with mouthwatering recipes visit Chef Jeff     Dinner revolution.

Happy Independence Day to all my Indian friends and readers all over the world.

Be Happy And Stay Healthy.



Deeksha said...

Happy Independence Day to you also.
Thanks for sharing this refreshing drink.

Padhu said...

Dessert sounds yummy

Gloria said...

Happy Independence day!! your dessert look amazing!! gloria

Junia said...

lemon ginger granita sounds fantastic! i love the spicy kick that ginger gives :D

Anonymous said...

Lemon granita sounds wonderfully refreshing!

Angie's Recipes said...

Very refreshing!

Anonymous said...

Happy Independence Day!

Torviewtoronto said...

this looks wonderful

Catherine said...

Dear Sutapa, This sounds refreshing and quite delicious. I love the addition of roasted fennel seeds and also the ginger. I love ginger. Thank you for visiting. I look forward to your visits. Blessings, Your friend, Catherine

Rebecca from Chow and Chatter said...

love this simple and healthy very cool and I am all about ice right now lol

Babli said...

Looks yummy, healthy and refreshing. Lovely presentation.

Jasna's kitchen creations said...

Lovely blog...Thanks for visiting and leaving nice comment
Cheers from Sydney

cookingvarieties said...

hi sutapa, many thanks for your visit. you have a great blog on healthy recipes.
that's great, i am your follower now.
ooooooooo that tangy lemon looks so refreshing

Parsley Sage said...

Ace! That's a fantastic summer dessert :) And perfect for Independence Day too!

My Journey With Candida said...

How simple, easy... refreshing that sounds.

Happy Independence Day To you!!

Miriam said...

I absolutely love it!!! (I am a hopeless sweet tooth), Miriam@Meatless Meals For Meat Eaters

tigerfish said...

This is citrusy refreshing!

Rosa's Yummy Yums said...

It looks extremely refreshing! A delightful drink.