Five Recipes for National Watermelon Day!

Watermelon is the unofficial fruit of summer and to celebrate National Watermelon Day on August 3rd! Previously, on the blog we shared the recipe for Watermelon Firecracker Pops.


If you missed it, we shared some of our favorite recipes with Pix11. On this post, we’ve rounded up a few more of our favorite refreshing Watermelon recipes!


Sorbet


This Watermelon Sorbet takes 5 minutes to prep and is the perfect replacement to ice cream! It’s vegan and paleo! You can even make it into a slushy!




Mint Watermelon Salad


If you are looking for a little kick to your Watermelon, this is the perfect recipe that includes some of the mint you’ve been growing in your backyard!


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Grilled Watermelon


If you’re looking for a hearty watermelon, pairing it with blue cheese and prosciutto and throwing it on the grill makes for a great side to any dish. If you don’t want the toppings, plain Watermelon works just as great!


Image credit: Jennifer Davick


Watermelon Salad


If you’re looking to toss some watermelon in a balsamic chicken salad, this recipe is a perfect light recipe to add to your salad list!


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Watermelon Mojito


Feeling boozing? Watermelon Mojito will pack a punch! If your kids want to try it too, just take out the rum and it’s the perfect summer night drink for everyone!


Image credit: Tim Nusog