If you can't make it out to the boardwalk this season, bring the boardwalk home in the form of these nine delicious recipes. Whether you're missing out on hearty sausage and pepper sandwiches, tempting fried-dough treats or refreshing Italian ices, these fun recreations mimic the flavors of the beloved eats served along the seashore, and will give you-and your taste buds-a reason to celebrate summer.
Melon Granitas Recipe
Melon Granitas RecipeIncredibly colorful and refreshing, this fruity granita is a terrific all-natural alternative to store-bought ices and sorbets. If you're planning to serve it at a party, don't waste time portioning it out-create a few big batches and serve them in the pan, allowing guests to scrape their own.
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 3 lb honeydew, cantaloupe or watermelon, rind removed, seeded and cut into 1-in. pieces (about 4 cups total)