7 Wow-Inspiring Watermelon Recipes

5 Mocktails That Make Any Celebration Special
A salad. An entrée. A dessert. Stop serving up boring slices and learn how to hack this healthy, kid-friendly food. 
Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Stacked Salad

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

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Summer Salsa

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

See how to make this refreshing Greek salad with watermelon and feta. Enjoy it as a light meal or as a starter for a summer cookout.

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

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.

This refreshing watermelon cake is easy to make, and as delicious as it looks!

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

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.

This yummy frozen treat tastes like summer!

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Melon Granita

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

Try making this super simple, super refreshing mocktail! It's perfect for a summer get-together—or any time!

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