He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Melon

Look for a watermelon that’s heavy for its size and sports a deep yellow field spot, which indicates that it was left to ripen on the vine.

1. Watermelon Lemonade

There’s only a few more weeks left to get the lemonade stand going. Make yours extra special with juicy sweet watermelon!

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2. Watermelon Gazpacho

What could be easier than simply giving a rough chop to summer’s best offerings, and tossing into the blender for a spicy, sweet and savory soup?

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3. Tomato & Watermelon Salad

Cube ripe melon and assemble with tomatoes, cucumbers & avocados into a gorgeous mosaic of a summer salad!

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4. Sauteed Watermelon with Honey & Mint

An excellent appetizer or tapas night addition, we also love this sweet dish with a drizzle of yogurt for breakfast.

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5. Grilled Grouper with Watermelon Salsa

For last minute guests, nothing is faster than fish. Mix the salsa prior to grilling so that the flavors have time to meld.

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6. Watermelon Sorbet

Cocoa nibs add a bitter note, tempering the sweetness of icy, luscious watermelon sorbet.

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