Watermelon

The watermelon is a large sweet fruit. It consists of about 93% water and has a smooth hard outer skin with a juicy edible red flesh. It is a good source of potassium, vitamins A and C.

Watermelon Mocktail
Mocktail, Watermelon

Watermelon Mocktail

Watermelon Mocktail is a delicious mocktail drink made with watermelon, grapes, pomegranate seeds, honey and dates syrup. A refreshing and delicious drink, it is a yummy drink for any time. Ingredients: Watermelon – 250 gms Ginger – 1/2 inch piece Black grapes – 150 gms Pomegranate Seeds – 1 cup […]

Watermelon Popsicles
Ice Cream, Watermelon

Watermelon Popsicles

Watermelon Popsciles (or Watermelon Ice Lollies) are a great way to beat the hot summer heat. These homemade popsicles is very easy to make and a great dessert to any meal and a popular with kids and adults alike. Ingredients: Watermelons – 4 cups, seeds removed, chopped Lemon Juice – […]

Watermelon Mint Margarita
Cocktails, Watermelon

Watermelon Mint Margarita

A classic Margarita with watermelon, tequila and mint. Ideal drink for the hot summer days. Ingredients: Watermelons – 4 cups, chopped, seeds discarded Tequila – 1/2 cup Lime Juice – 1/4 cup Mint Springs – 3, torn Sugar – 1/4 cup Salt – a pinch Hot Water – 1/3 cup […]

Watermelon and Mango Salsa
Mango, Watermelon

Watermelon and Mango Salsa

A simple, refreshing and tasty summer treat. Serve on the side of a meal or as a serve as a starter/appetizer. Ingredients: Watermelon – 1 cup Mango – 1/2 cup Cucumber – 1/2 cup Onion – 2 to 3 tblsp, chopped Coriander Leaves – handful, chopped Red Chilli – 1 […]

Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie
Smoothies, Strawberry, Watermelon

Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie

Stay cool this summer with this delicious, easy to make and refreshing homemade strawberry watermelon smoothie. Ingredients: Strawberries – 15 to 18, hulled, chopped Watermelon – 2 cups, seedless Plain Yogurt – 2 cups Sugar – 1/4 cup Mint Sprig – to garnish (optional) Ice Cubes as required Method: 1. […]

Watermelon Lassi
Lassi, Watermelon

Watermelon Lassi

Tasty, delicious and healthy drink for the summer. Ingredients: Curd – 2 cups, whisked without adding water Plain Watermelon Juice – 1 cup Rose Essence – little Sugar – 1/4 cup Ice cubes as required Mint Sprigs to garnish (optional) Method: 1. Combine all the ingredients in a shaker. 2. […]

watermelon pieces
Rasam, Watermelon

Watermelon Rasam

A combination of tangy, sweet and sour, this rasam is very different but tasty. Ingredients: Plain Watermelon Juice – 2 cups Toor Dal – 1 cup Tamarind Extract – little Amla (Nellikai) Juice – 8 tsp Turmeric Powder – little Rasam Powder – little Salt as per taste Pepper Powder […]

Watermelon Delight
Fruit Juices, Watermelon

Watermelon Delight

Rich in antioxidants, lycopene and anthocyanins, Watermelon is a must to beat the heat. Ingredients: Watermelon – 1 whole Mango – 1/2 cup, peeled, chopped Ginger – 1 inch piece, peeled, chopped Jawa Peppercorn (Tailed Peppers / Vaal Milagu) – 1/4 tsp Sugar – 150 gms Mint Leaves – few […]

Summer Cooler
Fruit Juices, Watermelon

Summer Cooler

Ingredients: Watermelon Juice – 1 cup Tender Coconut Water – 1 cup Orange Juice – 1/2 cup Lemon Juice – 1 tblsp Mint Leaves – few Tender Coconut Flesh – as required, chopped Salt – a pinch Ice cubes – few Method: 1. Mix the watermelon juice, tender coconut water, […]

watermelon chunks
Fruit Juices, Watermelon

Watermelon Plum Punch

Ingredients: Watermelon – 1 cup, chopped, seeds removed Plums – 5, seeds removed Lemon Juice – 1 tsp Black Salt – 1/2 tsp Sugar – 1 tsp Mint Leaves – few Almonds – 1 tsp, grated Black Tea – 1 cup Ice Cubes – few, crushed Method: 1. Combine the […]

kulfi
Ice Cream, Watermelon

Watermelon Kulfi

Ingredients: Watermelon Puree – 1 cup Musk Melon Puree – 1 cup Cucumber Puree – 1/2 cup Chaat Masala Powder – 1/2 tsp Lemon Juice – 1 tsp Sugar – 1 tsp Cream – 2 tblsp Salt – 1/4 tsp Method: 1. Mix all the ingredients except cream in a […]

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Chutneys and Sauces, Watermelon

Watermelon Chutney

Ingredients: White Portion of the Watermelon – 1/2 cup (this can be found between the fruit and skin) Coconut – 2 tblsp, grated Green Chillies – 3 Garlic – 1 clove Curry Leaves – few Mustard Seeds – 1/4 tsp Urad Dal – 1/4 tsp Oil – 2 tsp Tamarind […]

watermelon
Kheer, Watermelon

Watermelon Kheer

Beat the heat with this delicious watermelon flavoured kheer. Ingredients: Rice – 1/2 cup Watermelon Juice – 3 cups Cardamom Powder – 1/2 tsp Ghee – 2 tsp Milk – 1/4 cup Sugar – 2 tsp Cashewnuts – few Method: 1. Soak the rice for 1 hour. 2. Place a […]

Watermelon and Cucumber Cooler
Cucumber, Fruit Juices, Watermelon

Watermelon and Cucumber Cooler

A refreshing and cool drink for the hot summer days. Ingredients: Watermelon – 2 cups, seeds removed Cucumber – 1/2 cup, peeled, chopped, seeds removed Water – 1/2 cup Lemon Juice – 2 to 3 tsp Honey – 2 tblsp Method: 1. Combine all the ingredients in a blender. 2. […]

Watermelon Lemonade
Mocktail, Valentines Day, Watermelon

Watermelon Lemonade

A refreshing and delicious summer drink, perfect on a hot afternoon. Ingredients: Lemonade – 2 cups Watemelon – 4 cups, peeled, cubed + plus few slices for garnish Ice cubes Method: 1. Blend the watermelon to a puree and strain well. 2. Mix the lemonade and watermelon puree in a […]