Watermelon Vodka Granita

  • Author: Dan
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 8 servings 1x

This Watermelon Vodka Granita is a refreshing summer time recipe with a boozy kick! Serve this granita recipe instead of heavy desserts!



8 cups diced watermelon, seeds removed

1/4 cup chopped fresh mint, plus extra mint leaves for garnish

1 lime, juiced

3/4 cup watermelon or plain vodka


Add the watermelon to a blender and puree until smooth.

Pour into a mixing bowl and add the lime juice and vodka then stir to combine.

Pour into a 9″ x 13″ glass dish and freeze overnight or up to 8 hours.

When ready to serve scrape the granita with a fork to make shavings.

Scoop the shavings into a serving glass, garnish withe mint and serve immediately.

  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Chill
  • Cuisine: American