Slideshow: 8 Sweet Ways To Use Fresh Mint

Mint Lime Granita
Mint Lime Granita
This granita is a refreshing frozen dessert that nods to the Mojito. No worries if you don't have an ice cream maker, this recipe just requires a freezer and a fork. Get the recipe!

[Photograph: Carrie Vasios]

Classic Mint Jelly
Classic Mint Jelly
Skip the neon green store-bought mint jelly and whip up this simple homemade version. Mildly sweet and pleasingly tart, it bursts with fresh mint flavor. Get the recipe!

[Photograph: Lucy Baker]

Strawberry Thyme Tart with Mint Glaze
Strawberry Thyme Tart with Mint Glaze
End your first dinner outdoors with this free-form strawberry tart. It's flavored with thyme and drizzeled with a fresh mint syrup. Get the recipe!

[Photograph: Sarah Baird]

Lemon Mint Sherbet
Lemon Mint Sherbet
This sherbet is bright, fresh, and even a little sparkly, and the best part is there's no need to dust off the ice cream maker. Get the recipe!

[Photograph: Sang An]

Mint Julep Ice Cream
Mint Julep Ice Cream
Your favorite derby day cocktail, in ice cream form. Get the recipe!

[Photograph: Max Falkowitz]

Strawberry Mint Freezer Jam
Strawberry Mint Freezer Jam
Make this very spring-like jam and serve it over vanilla ice cream or use it as a filling for Victoria Sponge Cake. Get the recipe!

[Photograph: Kumiko Mitarai]