7 Wow-Inspiring Watermelon Recipes

A salad. An entrée. A dessert. Stop serving up boring slices and learn how to hack this healthy, kid-friendly food. 

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Stacked Salad

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Stacked Salad

Check out the farmers’ market for watermelons in various colors and sizes. The yellow one is an heirloom variety.

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Summer Salsa

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Summer Salsa

Watermelon packs more of the antioxidant lycopene than any other fruit or veggie!

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How to Make a Refreshing Greek Watermelon Salad

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Melon Tostadas

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Melon Tostadas

Look for a melon with a pale-yellow patch on one side; it’s a sign that the fruit was left on the vine to ripen and will taste sweeter.

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Watermelon Cake

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Watermelon “Cake”

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Watermelon “Cake”

Store your melon at room temp until a day before you’re ready to make the cake. That way, it’ll retain more nutrients.

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Watermelon Granita

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Melon Granita

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Melon Granita

Cool down on hot summer days with this delicious alternative to ice cream. 

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