Thursday, November 19, 2009

Pomegranate love: PAMA contest

I'm preparing a fun food-centric holiday gift guide for you. Stay tuned . . .

In the meantime, wanted to share a recipe I submitted to the PAMA pomegranate liqueur recipe and photo contest (grand prize is a trip for two to the food and wine festival in Aspen!). If you have time, please have a look at the submissions and vote for me if you think I deserve it : ) (public vote now until December 15th).

PAMA pomegranate granita

2.5 cups pomegranate juice
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup PAMA pomegranate liqueur
Juice from one lime
Pomegranate seeds and a sprig of mint for garnish (optional)

Heat pomegranate juice and sugar over medium heat in a medium, non-reactive saucepan until sugar is dissolved. Allow to cool to room temperature. Stir in PAMA pomegranate liqueur and lime juice. Pour into a freezer-proof shallow baking dish or other flat, shallow container. Freeze for six hours or overnight, using a fork to break up large crystals every few hours. Garnish as desired, and serve immediately in small, chilled glasses.


Peter G | Souvlaki For The Soul said...

Very refreshing Sabra...and stunning looking too!

Brienne said...

Sounds like a fabulous, refreshing dessert. I love the photograph...where did you find such a cool spoon?

Ivy said...

You should win for sure!

genny said...

very good!

Anonymous said...

I love the seeds; the color would stop you on the street.

bee said...

gorgeous. all the best.

here's the sag paneer recipe you requested.

bee said...

oops. here's the right URL:

Unknown said...

Everybody seems to be tempting me by blogging about this pretty fruit. Sadly it is not available to me. I have to make do with the gorgeous pics.

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