Have you ever had half a watermelon or more go bad in the fridge? Or maybe you grew watermelons and they were all ready to pick at the same time. What to do with that extra watermelon? Watermelon Juice!This one is so simple, you don’t even need to print a recipe.
Step 1. Chop the watermelon into large chunks and put it in a blender seeds and all.
Step 2. Add lemon or lime juice. You can use fresh or concentrate, whatever you have on hand.
Step 3. Blend!
Want to make it extra special for a party? Add a bit of sparkling water and you could even pop a lime or lemon slice on top of each cup.
Still too much watermelon leftover? After blending, freeze it and enjoy watermelon sorbet tomorrow!
Watermelon has lots of great benefits. According to WebMD, watermelon has more lycopene than tomatoes and “Studies show it [lycopene] may help curb your risk of cancer and diabetes (source).” Other benefits of watermelon include slight protection from sun burns, heart health, vitamin A for your eyes, and it can even help with reduce joint inflammation. So drink up!