17 genius things to do with Watermelon: food recipes

Watermelon is a refreshing treat and we’ve got loads of recipes to savour it – from watermelon chips and starters to desserts and cocktails.

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1. Watermelon dippers

Watermelon Dippers with Honey Vanilla Yogurt Sauce make the perfect snack or dessert that both kids and adults are sure to love!

Recipe: momtomomnutrition.com

2. Fruit sparklers

If you’re looking for a fun and patriotic recipe idea for a summer bbq or party, these Fruit Sparklers are a guaranteed crowd favorite!

Recipe: tastesbetterfromscratch.com

3. Watermelon pizza

The recipe is simple and takes less than 10 minutes to put together.  I think the longest time needed was cutting the watermelon!

Recipe: feedingbig.com

4. French grilled watermelon

Seriously, cooking cannot be any easier than this super quick yet delicious French grilled watermelon recipe. Yes, you can grill this wonderful, refreshing fruit.

Recipe: www.thespruceeats.com

5. Spiced halloumi and watermelon skewers

Check out these super simple skewers with salty halloumi and sweet watermelon. Make these easy veggie skewers for your next bbq with friends.

Recipe: www.olivemagazine.com

6. Watermelon doughnuts

The doughnuts themselves are watermelon-flavored and their vibrant pink glaze uses a combination of watermelon and dragon fruit flavors to give these a delicious and summery flavor.

Recipe: www.onegreenplanet.org

7. Chocolate covered watermelon bites

Remember that the better quality of chocolate you use, the better these sweet and salty bites will taste.

Recipe: www.justataste.com

8. Watermelon lemonade martini

If you love watermelon then this is THE cocktail recipe for you! Make this watermelon lemonade martini for your girlfriends for GNO or for your next weekend gathering.

Recipe: ablissfulnest.com

9. Watermelon Smoothie

Here’s a refreshing and easy summer drink recipe with watermelon: A watermelon smoothie with strawberries, it’s healthy and super simple.

Recipe: www.beautybites.org

10. Watermelon raspberry smoothie

This recipe makes one jug full of smoothie mixture which serves 3 (or 2 adults, 1 child and 1 toddler in our house!).

Recipe: www.eatsamazing.co.uk

11. Watermelon Salsa

Watermelon Salsa with Cinnamon Tortilla Chips is a refreshing summer dessert or appetizer, perfect for serving at backyard parties.

Recipe: www.frugalmomeh.com

12. Watermelon lime popsicles

Fresh, bright, healthy Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles are SUCH a great warm weather treat! They’re 100% fruit and naturally help balance your electrolytes.

Recipe: www.onelovelylife.com

13. Watermelon chips

Cut your watermelon. Chop the whole thing in half, flip it over, and slice it in a grid pattern. This makes it way easier to get your chips all the same size.

Recipe: www.therealfarmhouse.com

14. Dehydrated watermelon jerky

Dehydrated watermelon jerky makes for a pleasantly chewy snack. This is better than any fruit leather you can buy at the store!

Recipe: producemadesimple.ca

15. Watermelon fruit leathers

Watermelon Fruit Leathers are the perfect healthy treat this summer & you only need 2 ingredients!

Recipe: domesticallyblissful.com

16. Watermelon sorbet

Just freeze a cubed watermelon until it’s solid, blend it into a smooth puree, pack the puree into a pan and then freeze again.

Before you know it, the sorbet is ready to scoop and enjoy.

Recipe: www.purewow.com

17. Watermelon slushy

A girl’s got to have an Easy Watermelon Slushy every once in a while to just–you know, spice things up. Heh.

Recipe: nerdymamma.com

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