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A watermelon website just would not be complete without some delicious, mouth-watering watermelon recipes. Here you’ll find dozens of recipes that will be a treat to your pallet, and improve your health.

No more throwing away the rind of your watermelons. High in Citrulline, watermelon rinds can be turned into tasty and healthy salads, desserts, soups, sauces, and cakes.

ENJOY!

Thursday
Sep242009

Watermelon Pie

INGREDIENTS (Nutrition)

· 1 (3 ounce) package watermelon flavored gelatin

· 1/4 cup water

· 1 (12 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed

· 2 cups watermelon

· 1 (9 inch) prepared graham cracker crust

DIRECTIONS

Mix together the watermelon gelatin and water. Fold gelatin mixture into the dessert topping. Add cut watermelon.

Pour mixture into graham cracker crust. Cool in refrigerator for about 3 hours.

Source:

http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Watermelon-Pie/Detail.aspx

Monday
Jul202009

Watermelon and Cantaloupe Salad with Mint Vinaigrette

Ingredients

  • 1 bunch fresh mint, chopped
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice, from about 1 lemon
  • 1/4 cup simple syrup, recipe follows
  • 1/8 teaspoon amaretto
  • 2 cups watermelon balls, from about half a watermelon
  • 2 cups cantaloupe balls, from about 1 cantaloupe

Directions

In a blender, combine mint, lemon juice, simple syrup, and amaretto. Blend until smooth.

In a large bowl, combine the watermelon and the cantaloupe. Add the vinaigrette and toss. Transfer to a serving bowl and serve.

Simple Syrup:

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar

In a saucepan, combine water and sugar over medium heat. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes, until the sugar has dissolved. Take pan off heat and cool the syrup. Any extra cooled syrup can be saved in an airtight container in the refrigerator.

Yield: 1 cup

 

From: http://www.foodnetwork.com/

Monday
Jul202009

Watermelon Football Cake

Large seedless oblong shaped watermelon
2 cups cream cheese frosting
Licorice strips

Slice 2 of the sides lengthwise down the watermelon to expose a large watermelon surface on both sides. Cut a football shaped marquis out of the watermelon. Place the watermelon cut into a football shape on a platter. Slice into thin slices but leave assembled as a football. Decorate with the frosting and licorice ties to look like a football with stitches. Serves 18 to 24.

 

From: http://www.watermelon.org