Watermelon is easily one of my favorite summer foods. It’s ideal for frozen and fresh desserts, and it’s incredibly satisfying on a hot, humid summer day. One bite of these wild and wacky watermelon recipes and you’ll be headed to the store to source out your own. Want to know how to pick a ripe watermelon? Check out these tips.
Popped 1 of 10Watermelon makes a great popsicle, as its texture is perfect for frozen treats. These pops are mixed with blueberries for a fun summertime treat for all members of your crew.
Blueberry Watermelon Pops via Jenny Steffens
Fruit Meets Vegetable 2 of 10Natural sweetness and cucumber flavor combine in these refreshing ice pops. You can be proud to serve these up daily to the kids.
Make Watermelon Cucumber Pops
Rubix Cube 3 of 10Learn how to pick the ripest watermelon off the vine, and turn it into a salty and sweet salad.
Watermelon Tomato Feta Salad via Gourmande in the Kitchen
Frosted 4 of 10Light and sweet with a hint of creaminess, too, this watermelon frosty combines all your summertime loves in one refreshing place.
Make Watermelon Lime Frosty
Sorbet, Sliced 5 of 10
Watermelon Lime Sorbet Slices via Food for My Family
Mojito on a Stick 6 of 10Make your watermelon into a poptail: a sweet frozen treat that lets you embrace the youthfulness of popsicles with the boozy pleasures of being an adult.
Watermelon Mojito Pops via Endless Simmer
Bowls of Delight 7 of 10Start your summertime off right with a fun, fresh recipe that turns a favorite seasonal fruit into a cool, creamy sorbet thanks to the addition of Whipped Topping.
Make Watermelon Sorbet
Cocktail Party 8 of 10Watermelon-infused spirits? But of course. Kelsey shows us how to do vodka, but I've seen people spice up their tequila, too.
Watermelon Vodka via The Naptime Chef
9 of 10"Who says nachos have to be made out of chips? Wedges of sweet, juicy watermelon drizzled with yogurt, sprinkled with dried cranberries and toasted almonds and dusted with cinnamon makes a great, summery snack especially on those days when you can't take the heat."
Make Watermelon Nachos
Spinach Salad Twist 10 of 10Perfectly in season, watermelon and blueberries find a place in a spinach salad.
Watermelon Blueberry Spinach Salad
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