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    Pear and Cranberry Granita

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    Total Time:

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    Cook Time:

    5 hrs

    5 hrs

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    Bev's Note:

    Only 108 total calories per serving in this delicious, refreshing dessert treat!

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    Ingredients:

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Combine pears and honey in processor; puree until smooth.
    2. 2
      Pour reserved pear juices into 2 cup measuring cup.
    3. 3
      Add enough cranberry juice to pear juices to measure 2 cups.
    4. 4
      Add juice mixture to processor and process until well blended.
    5. 5
      Transer to 13x9x2" glass baking dish.
    6. 6
      Freeze until frozen, at least 5 hours or overnight.
    7. 7
      Using fork, scrape surace of granita to form crystals.
    8. 8
      Divide among 6 dessert glasses.
    9. 9
      Garnish with cranberries and mint sprigs, if desired.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on May 19, 2007

      55

      Very nice, very refreshing & so easy to make! Combining all that with the raves I got for such an UNUSUAL dessert, & I can't help but give this one the full five stars!! This will be making an appearance in my dining room again & again! Many thanks!

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    • on April 08, 2007

      55

      I had some 100% cranberry juice leftover from another recipe, so coupled with the fact that I love shaved ice type refreshments, I just had to make this! I was not disappointed - it is delicious! I used some excellent local honey which just made it that much more tasty. Thanks so much for the recipe Bev!

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    • on February 28, 2007

      55

      We absolutely liked this desert and it was my first time making a granita. I used 25% cranberry juice as it's the only type sold in my local supermarket. I will be making this one for dinner parties as it's so easy to prepare, healthy, delicious and looks impressive. Thank you Bev

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    Nutritional Facts for Pear and Cranberry Granita

    Serving Size: 1 (137 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 106.8
     
    Calories from Fat 0
    42%
    Total Fat 0.1 g
    0%
    Saturated Fat 0.0 g
    0%
    Cholesterol 0.0 mg
    0%
    Sodium 4.4 mg
    0%
    Total Carbohydrate 27.9 g
    9%
    Dietary Fiber 1.1 g
    4%
    Sugars 24.7 g
    98%
    Protein 0.2 g
    0%

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