Watermelon is the darling of summer fruits. Refreshing, abundant and easy to serve, it's delicious on its own and the perfect foundation for countless flavor combinations. Watermelon can easily be turned into soups, beverages, salads or dessert - the possibilities are endless. To help you get creative in the kitchen we're sharing some of our favorite watermelon recipes below. Give them a try and let us know how you like them in the comments below!
This invigorating tomato-free gazpacho combines the sweetness of watermelon with cucumbers, yellow peppers, white wine and basil. A terrific addition to any picnic.
Cool off on a hot summer day with this refreshing smoothie. You'll need two types of melon, yogurt, mint and lots of ice. It's a thirst-quenching beverage perfect for dining al fresco.
Millefeuille with Watermelon
This irresistibly flaky millefeuille (French for 'a thousand leaves') is filled with watermelon, cantaloupe and creamy cheese. Serve this show-stopping pastry at your next brunch or dinner party to wow your guests.
Watermelon Shrimp Salad
Next time you pack a picnic make sure this delicious watermelon recipe makes it into your cooler. Watermelon, shrimp, mozzarella and a honey-lemon vinaigrette makes this a winning summer dish.
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