Celebrate National Watermelon Day with Some Easy Summer Recipes!

Summer isn’t over yet, and we are taking in every bit of that sweet sunshine!

Enjoy a summer get together with a refreshing easy recipe with your favorite summer fruit — watermelon! We are celebrating National Watermelon Day with two quick and easy recipes.

Fruity Watermelon Pizza

What you will need:

  • 1 whole watermelon
  • Fruit of your choice (I chose strawberries, blueberries. kiwi, and shredded coconut)
  • Cream cheese
  • Ricotta cheese
  • Honey

Steps:

  1. Cut watermelon in half & cut a large, round piece off so it looks like a pizza
  2. Mix some cream cheese, ricotta, and honey together
  3. Spread it on the watermelon slice
  4. Top with fruit
  5. Cut into triangles & enjoy!

Watermelon Basil Mocktails 

What you will need:

  • Watermelon
  • Fresh lime
  • Fresh basil leaves
  • Agave
  • Club Soda
  • Ice
  • Feel free to add some vodka or rum of your choice

Steps:

  1. Cut up some watermelon & put it in the cocktail shaker (about 2/3 cup)
  2. Add a few chopped basil leaves in there
  3. Squeeze half a lime in the shaker
  4. Add 1-2 teaspoons of agave
  5. Shake it up
  6. Add ice to your cup
  7. Top off with club soda
  8. Enjoy!
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