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Thursday, April 13, 2006
Orange Spring Glow


I just love Spring.
And i am getting so very excited because Easter is coming faster than i would have imagined. Blossoms are everywhere and it is so delicious to see the sun shining after months of desperate grey fog.

Anyway, today i feel like i am "montée sur ressort" [springy]. And wanted to play a little.

Can you guess what's on the picture???
UPDATE - as Chanelle guessed it is Orange Granita.

Orange Granita
What i did is so simple i am ashamed to pass on the recipe to you. But sometimes the simpler the better.

Orange granita
serves 6-8

250ml water
100g caster sugar
juice from 6 oranges or 400ml fresh orange juice
1 tbsp grated orange zest

Place the sugar and water in au saucepan and stir until the sugar is dissolved.
Mix in the orange juice abd zest and pour the mixture in a shallow and freeze for an hour.
Stir the mixture with a fork to break the ice and freeze for a further hour, mix every 20 minutes.
Repeat until completely set.

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10 sweets:
Blogger Papilles et Pupilles said something sweet:

du caramel ?

I love spring too !

13 April, 2006 21:05 

Blogger Fanny said something sweet:

No it's no caramel.

What's next?

13 April, 2006 21:40 

Blogger iamchanelle said something sweet:

orange granita?

it looks so refreshing!

13 April, 2006 21:51 

Blogger maricarnjerry said something sweet:

I was thinking peach granita. Mmm.

14 April, 2006 00:02 

Blogger Bron said something sweet:

My guess would be granita too,
it's very beautiful!

Thanks for dropping by my blog, lovely to 'see' you!

cheers
Bron

14 April, 2006 05:10 

Blogger Fran said something sweet:

Grapefruit granita?

15 April, 2006 15:53 

Blogger Fanny said something sweet:

Congrats Chanelle, it is indeed orange granita!!!

15 April, 2006 17:10 

Blogger iamchanelle said something sweet:

woo hoo!

:)

please do share the recipe....

16 April, 2006 04:20 

Blogger Raniandraja said something sweet:

great recipe. Seasonal. Simple, Scrumptous.

17 April, 2006 22:36 

Blogger valentina said something sweet:

You are right.Keeping it simple is a gift.

01 May, 2006 17:44 

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