Watermelon Recipes Perfect For Summer
Watermelon is a staple for summer and once you see those fresh watermelons hit the store, it’s time to start thinking of some delicious summer watermelon recipes.
Fruity and flavorful recipes that feature the sweet flavor of watermelon can bring your summer up a notch. They are perfect for family gatherings, summer BBQs, and holidays we celebrate during the summer months. They’re also great when you want a light dessert to enjoy.
Ready to take your summer up a notch and enjoy some recipes made with fresh watermelon? These summer watermelon recipes will please family and guests as you enjoy the warm weather and outdoor events this summer.
Can I freeze fresh watermelon?
Yes, you can! Watermelon is a refreshing and juicy fruit that is perfect for summertime. If you have a surplus of fresh watermelon, you can easily freeze it for later use.
- Cut the watermelon into small pieces, removing any seeds or rind.
- Place the watermelon pieces on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
- Freeze for several hours, or until the watermelon is solid.
- Store the frozen watermelon in a freezer-safe container.
When you’re ready to enjoy your frozen watermelon, simply thaw it at room temperature or in the fridge. You can also use frozen watermelon in smoothies, cocktails, or other recipes.
So go ahead and stock up on fresh watermelon while it’s in season – your future self will thank you!
You can use frozen watermelon in these recipes as a refreshing treat on a hot summer day. Juicy and sweet, it’s a great way to enjoy the taste of summer all year round!
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- Delicious Watermelon Mojito Recipe
- Delicious Watermelon Cocktail Recipe
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- Fresh Fruit Red White And Blue Popsicles
How To Pick A Delicious Watermelon?
See my tips – How To Pick A Good Watermelon! These tips will have you picking the sweetest watermelons at the store or farm stand!
Here are some of my favorite watermelon recipes.
Savory and sweet – some of these recipes combine the sweetness of juicy watermelon with ingredients that you may find in savory recipes. For instance, chopped basil and feta cheese…even a balsamic drizzle tastes wonderful on watermelon!
Sweet and delicious…perfect when you want to serve something a little different when friends and family stop over!
Summer is here and that means watermelons can be found everywhere! Have leftover watermelon and not sure what to make with it? Check out the best watermelon recipes for making bright and delicious drinks and snacks!
Fresh Watermelon Bites With Whipped Feta
A delicious and fruity appetizer that you can serve this summer, these watermelon bites are filled with a feta and cream cheese mixture.
Grilled Halloumi & Watermelon Salad
Serve as a meal or a summer side and you have the perfect summer dish that is sure to delight. This grilled halloumi and watermelon salad is easy and delicious to make.
Watermelon Angel Food Cake
An easy dessert recipe that only takes 3 ingredients, this angel food cake is flavored with watermelon and is perfect for summer!
Easy Watermelon Pizza Recipe
Topped with a cream cheese frosting, a drizzle of chocolate, and fresh fruit, this watermelon dessert pizza will be a family favorite for summer.
Refreshing Delicious Watermelon Sorbet Recipe
Creamy, delicious, and flavorful, kids and adults will go crazy over this watermelon-flavored sorbet! It’s the perfect way to cool down on a warm summer day.
Easy Watermelon Popsicles Recipe
You can’t go wrong with these watermelon popsicles! Perfect for summer, the fresh taste of watermelon and no added sugars make a delicious and healthy treat.
Watermelon Arugula Salad
Watermelon Arugula Salad topped with feta cheese, cucumber, and a quick and easy Serrano-Lime Dressing is the perfect mix of sweet and savory creating the perfect summer salad!
Watermelon Prosciutto Appetizer Bites
Wow your guest this summer with these watermelon prosciutto appetizer bites! An easy summer appetizer with great presentation!
Easy Watermelon Juice
The perfect summer drink to sip on when it’s warm outside, this watermelon juice is quickly made in the blender and can be enjoyed by all.
Fresh Watermelon Cake (Made with a WHOLE FRESH WATERMELON!)
If you are looking for a light and refreshing summer watermelon dessert, this watermelon cake is an unforgettable dessert everyone will enjoy.
Watermelon Gazpacho with Serrano Chiles and Mint
Enjoy this watermelon gazpacho with serrano chiles and mint during the warm summer months and you won’t regret it!
Vegan Watermelon Feta Salad
A quick dish that you can whip up in just 15 minutes, this watermelon feta salad is sure to be a hit at any summer gathering.
Watermelon Pizza Easy Fruit Dessert
Perfect for summer parties and BBQs, this watermelon pizza is a fun and easy summer watermelon recipe that everyone can enjoy.
Watermelon and Avocado Salad
Watermelon, feta cheese, and avocado come together to create a delicious and easy summer salad.
Easy Homemade Kiwi Watermelon Slushie
A summer drink that’s refreshing and cold, this homemade kiwi and watermelon slushie is perfect for a warm summer day.
Minty Watermelon Chia Seed Pudding | - Breakfast
Minty and refreshing, this watermelon chia seed pudding is a cold dish option that can be served during summer events.
Blackberry Smoothie Bowl with Watermelon Popsicles
Blackberries, fresh fruit, and other healthy ingredients are mixed to create a delicious watermelon smoothie bowl for summer.
Let me know what your watermelon recipe is your favorite. Enjoy the summer!