Between the promenaders and the side-walks are seated hundreds and hundreds of people at small tables, smoking and taking granita
, (a first cousin to ice-cream;) on the side-walks are more employing themselves in the same way.
In these recipes, the addition of fresh herbal flavor, such as lemon verbena to a peach granita
or tarragon to an orange granita
, adds complexity, while the lavender and rosemary granita
conjures up the essence of Provence.
Their presence, says Ben, 44, can be found in architecture and through certain dishes; from nutrient-rich cold soups, granita
, aubergines and spices, to the area's penchant for sweet and mouth-puckering sourness.
Cover and saffron jelly with orange granita
place in the fridge.
vibrant pudBLOOD ORANGE & SAFFRON JELLY WITH BLOOD ORANGE GRANITA
INGREDIENTS: Serves 6-8) For the jelly: 700ml blood orange juice (from 9-10 oranges) 175g caster sugar 1/2tsp saffron threads small sheets/leaves of gelatine (14g in total) For the granita
: 220g caster sugar 500ml blood orange juice from 7-8 oranges) METHOD: 1.
Blood orange and saffron jelly INGREDIENTS SERVES 6-8 For the jelly: 700ml blood orange juice (from 9-10 oranges) 175g caster sugar 1/2 tsp saffron threads Info dark 7 small sheets/leaves of gelatine (14g in total) distinctive of the blood The colour is due to the flesh For the granita
: orange of anthocyanins, in citrus 220g caster sugar presence uncommon fruits.
BLOOD ORANGE AND SAFFRON JELLY WITH BLOOD ORANGE GRANITA
(SERVES 6-8) INGREDIENTS: For the jelly: 700ml blood orange juice (from 9-10 oranges) 175g caster sugar 1/2 tsp saffron threads 7 small sheets/leaves of gelatine (14g in total) For the granita
: 220g caster sugar 500ml blood orange juice (from 7-8 oranges) METHOD: 1 For the jelly, pour the orange juice into a saucepan and add the sugar and saffron threads.
There are also recpies to try like West African peanut curry with Durban masala and tamarind granita
with caramelized pineapple.
(https://stoli.com/cocktails/stoli-crushed-grapefruit-granita/) Crushed Grapefruit Granita
The menu features a coffee milkshake, strawberry granita
, a unique blend of spiced cola coffee, and a selection of flavored Frappuccino's for only AED 20 per drink.
For starters, there are Margarita Granita
with Spicy Shrimp, Piquillo Peppers Stuffed with Manchego and Huevos Diablos.