Weekends – more of the same

Another weekend, more of the same – knitting and granita.

I made another batch of the mango granita

This time, I remembered to take a picture (well, actually, Josh took the picture.)

The original recipe is here – but this time I made some changes. The mangoes were very sweet, so I upped the lime juice to 1/2 a cup and only used 1 tbsp of sugar. The lime was the perfect balance for the mangoes. I also made some coconut whipped cream to top it with. I didn’t measure anything, but I think it was 1/2 c of extra heavy whipped cream, 4 tbsp of coconut milk and a touch of honey. The coconut was such a good match – it really reminded us of Thailand.

I finished one of Tony’s socks

Modeled so nicely by Josh.

I’m really, really pleased with how they turned out.

Click here for the cooking album
Full details of knitting on my Ravelry page

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