Category Archives: Watermelon

Watermelon Cantaloupe Lemonade

Watermelon Cantaloupe LemonadeServes 12-15Ingredients:1 Large Watermelon, rind removed, cut into cubes1/2 Large Cantaloupe, rind removed, cut into cubesJuice of 8 Lemons2 3/4 C. Sugar2 C. WaterWater, for mixingInstructions:1. Juice the cubed watermelon, either by putting the cubes through a juicer, or pureeing in a blender and pouring through a large sieve to remove the pulp […]

Watermelon Salsa

Watermelon SalsaIngredients:4 cups of diced watermelon1/2 red onion diced1/2 cup chopped cilantro1 jalapeno minced (seeded if you don’t want it hot)2 limes juiced1 TBSP olive oil1/2 tsp. saltInstructions:Just mix it all together, and enjoy.www.thecroslands.wordpress.com

Sautéed Watermelon with Honey and Mint

Sautéed Watermelon with Honey and MintServes 4Ingredients:1/2 peeled, sliced ​​watermelon1 heaping tablespoon of honey2 tablespoons Spanish Sherry vinegar (or plain white wine vinegar)1 good bunch of mint leavesSalt to tasteOlive oil for sautéingInstructions:1. Arrange slices of watermelon on a large dish. Wash and dry the mint, then mince finely with a knife.2. In a bowl, […]

Watermelon Coolers

Watermelon CoolersIngredients:8 cups cubed seedless watermelon¼ cup mint leaves, loosely packed¼ cup lime juice1 ¼ cups tequilaWatermelon wedges for garnish Instructions:1. In a blender or food processor, puree watermelon until liquid (working in batches if necessary). Pour watermelon juice through a strainer to catch solids, pressing gently to remove as much liquid as possible. You should […]

Watermelon, Radish and Rocket Leaves Salad

Watermelon, Radish and Rocket Leaves SaladIngredients:6 watermelon disks, 2,5cm thick with 10cm diameter1 lime, zested and juiced1 tsp minced ginger1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil¼ cup mint leaves, finely chopped2 tbsp coriander, finely chopped½ cup rocket leaves1 radish, sliced2 tbsp peanuts, chopped1 tbsp caperssalt and black pepper to tasteInstructions:1. Make a dressing by combining lime […]

Easy Watermelon Sorbet

Easy Watermelon SorbetIngredients:½ Watermelon (cut into small chunks and frozen)½ cup WaterInstructions:1. Add the frozen watermelon chunks to the food processor or blender2. Mix until smooth and sorbet texture (you might need to stop it and scrape it down a few times)3. Scoop and enjoy!www.girlmakesfood.com

Watermelon Gazpacho

Watermelon GazpachoInstructions:1 cucumber, peeled & seeded, roughly chopped, plus ¼ cup small dice for garnish 1 red bell pepper, seeded & roughly chopped, plus ¼ cup small dice for garnish ½ shallot, roughly chopped 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oilAbout 10 mint leaves, torn 2 cups seedless watermelon, pureed & strained, plus ¼ cup small dice for garnish Juice of […]

Open Face Watermelon Sandwiches

Open Face Watermelon SandwichesIngredients:1/4 medium-sized Florida watermelon, seeds and rind removed1 handful fresh Florida mint leaves, chopped8 ounces goat cheese1/2 loaf of your favorite crusty bread, sliced thinOlive oilKosher salt and fresh ground pepper to tasteInstructions:1. Crumble chilled goat cheese into a small bowl. Lightly mix cheese and chopped mint. Taste for seasoning and adjust […]

Watermelon and Feta Salad

Watermelon and Feta SaladIngredients:WatermelonFeta cheeseA sprig of fresh mints, optionalFreshly ground black pepperOlive oilInstructions:1. Cut watermelon into bite size and place it in a large bowl. Crumble feta cheese and add it to the bowl, scatter fresh mints on top, season with freshly ground black pepper, then lightly drizzle olive oil. Serve immediately.www.elrascooking.blogspot.com

Watermelon-Lemonade Spritzer

Watermelon-Lemonade SpritzerIngredients:1 (6-pound) seedless watermelon, cut into 1-inch chunks (about 8 cups)1 can (12 oz) frozen lemonade concentrate1 can (12 oz) pink lemonade concentrateChilled seltzer/club sodaLimes for garnishInstructions:1. Puree watermelon, in batches, in blender until smooth. Pour into a 2-quart pitcher. Stir in lemonade concentrates until completely melted. Cover; refrigerate overnight.2. When ready to serve, […]