20 refreshing watermelon recipes

We like to hold onto summer as long as we can. With these fun watermelon recipes, you can get your kids in the kitchen, have the best summertime healthy salads, and be the hit at the neighborhood potluck. 

Summer picnics and barbeques aren’t complete without juicy wedges of delicious watermelon. Enjoyed by adults as well as kids, watermelon may just be summer’s official fruit. This collection of refreshing watermelon recipes goes beyond the simple wedge. From popsicles to slushies, and salads to salsas. From sides dishes to frozen treats and beverages. Discover the many ways to incorporate watermelon into sweet and savory dishes. And share the mouth-watering versatility of this fruit at your next cookout with these 20 refreshing watermelon recipes.

20 refreshing watermelon recipes

  1. Watermelon Yogurt Pops by Chocolate Moosey
  2. Frozen Low Carb Watermelon Lime Slushies by Sugar-Free Mom
  3. Watermelon Gazpacho by Simply Recipes
  4. Watermelon Fruit Salad By Fork Knife Swoon
  5. 3 ingredient Watermelon Raspberry Popsicles by Life Made Sweeter

One of my favorite things to do with our kids is making homemade popsicles. These watermelon popsicles are easy to make. And our kids love that they actually look like a slice of watermelon.

Watermelon Ice Pops

  1. Melon Ball Salad by Zesty Olive
  2. Grilled Watermelon and Balsamic Chicken by The Creative Bite
  3. Fresh Watermelon Cake by Sprinkle Bakes
  4. Watermelon Ice-Pops by Eat Yourself Skinny
  5. Watermelon Lime Frappe by It Bakes Me Happy

Nothing makes me happier than a light summer salad in the summer heat. The arugula and watermelon bring together the perfection of summer in a tasty bowl. The peppery taste of arugula and the sweet of the watermelon makes this the perfect summer salad. So I can enjoy this watermelon recipe all summer long.

Arugula and watermelon salad

  1. Watermelon Feta Salad with Mint Avocado and Lime by Well Plated
  2. 2-Ingredient Watermelon Sherbet by 5 Heart Home
  3. Arugula And Watermelon Salad by Cookie And Kate
  4. Watermelon Pizza by A Side Of Sweet
  5. Grilled Chicken With Watermelon Mango Mint Salsa by Averie Cooks

These fruit roll-ups by Domestically Blissful are… well… blissful. Thus, they’re perfect for summer. But you’ll also get the kids ready for back-to-school with this fun treat.

Watermelon fruit roll ups

  1. Watermelon Kiwi Popsicles by The Pretty Bee
  2. Watermelon Milkshakes by Mom Foodie
  3. Summer Watermelon Cherry Salad With Feta by Happy Foods Tube
  4. Fruit Leather by Domestically Blissful
  5. Watermelon Lime Popsicles by Alaska From Scratch

We like to hold onto summer as long as we can. With these fun watermelon recipes, get your kids in the kitchen, have the best summertime healthy salads, and be the hit at the neighborhood potluck. And you’ll get to enjoy this awesome summertime fruit as much as possible.