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Wine Wednesday: “Pinot Noir Granitas aka Semi Frozen Wine Magic” and more…

I think I probably subscribe to about a million food and wine sites. I love it, ok? Don’t judge. I get so many emails everyday that I have become a master at bookmarking things to come back to later. But this one I just knew I had to share right away.

It may have been the title of the email that compelled my to open it right away. “pinot noir granitas aka semi frozen wine magic”.  Hahahahahaha…. They had me at Semi Frozen Wine Magic!

This post came to me from a site called Wine Awesomeness. How could I not subscribe to a site with a name like that??? Anyway, here is the link wine soaked dishes. I will post the recipe below but check out this website. It had a lot of other interesting recipes as well.



pinot noir granitas aka semi frozen wine magic

Servings: 12
  • 4 cups watermelon chopped
  • 1 cup cherries pitted and roughly chopped plus extra for garnish
  • 2 cups Pinot Noir
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • Mint optional garnish
  1. Puree watermelon. In a small saucepan heat juice with sugar and cook until just dissolved. Remove from heat and add wine and cherries. Place in a shallow brownie pan and freeze until set. Using a fork flake granita into wine glasses and top with additional floater or pinot, cherries or mint leaves.


Next up: Check out this delicious looking salad Panzanella with Grilled Corn

Yum! Can’t wait to try this one. Pair this with your favorite sparkling wine


Speaking of sparkling wine. Check out this yummy looking Dreamsicle Mimosa

Dreamsicles were one of my favorite summer treats growing up! Yum!


And Last, but definitely not least, one of my favorite summer sippers Summer Sangria.

I originally posted this one in April 2017 and thought that it deserved a comeback. Because… what is summer without Sangria, right??!

Well that’s it for now. Happy Wine Wednesday!



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