watermelon popsicle ready

Watermelon Popsicles

Introduction

Watermelon popsicles are fresh, bright and healthy frozen treat which are low in calories. Its best one to beat the hot day in summer season.

watermelon popsicle ready

Watermelons are juicy, fresh and are naturally sweet. We do not need an expert to tell us that watermelon are the best thing for summer.

Some more recipes for summer season that you may like – Watermelon Juice, Apple Milkshake, Strawberry Banana Milkshake and Nutella Milkshake.

I made these homemade watermelon popsicles and my kid went crazy over them. They are so delicious and refreshing. Even adults enjoy this treat.

Watermelon popsicles can be stored for a longer duration if refrigerated properly.

This is a super simple recipe that needs simply three ingredients and a popsicle maker.

How many ingredients are required for Watermelon Popsicles?

Just four ingredients

  • Watermelon
  • Lemon Juice
  • Sugar/Honey
  • Water

If you want it completely natural then you can skip sugar or honey entirely from this recipe.

If you wish then you may skip water as well.

How to make Watermelon Popsicle?

All you need to do is blend all ingredients in blender until frothy. Then pour it into popsicle maker and refrigerate it for around 6 hours or until they become solid.

Do I have to strain the watermelon juice after blending?

I do not strain the juice but if you wish to have a very smooth texture of popsicle then you can strain it.

Some more variations?

Instead of watermelon, you may use strawberries, blueberries, mango.

Recipe

Preparation Time: 10 minuets

Cooking Time:N/A

Refrigeration Time: 6 hours

Overall Time: 6 hours 10 minutes

Serving: 6 popsicles

Ingredients

-2 cups of Watermelon, deseeded and chopped

-1/2 tbsp of Granulated Sugar

-1 tsp of lemon juce

-3 tbsp of water

Step 1: Place all the ingredients in a blender and just blend until frothy.

Step 2: Pour this juice in popsicle maker. Refrigerate for 6 hours or overnight.

After refrigeration, take the popsicle maker out from freezer and remove the popsicles from moulds.

Your watermelon popsicles are ready to be served.

Watermelon popsicles are ready

Tips

1.Use a seedless watermelon if you can as there wont be any black seeds in it. If you use watermelon with seeds, then you need to deseed them and then use in the recipe. Its okay to leave white seeds as they get blended but black seeds wont get blended.

2.If you wish to have a natural popsicle then you can skip sugar or honey.

Health Benefits

1.Keeps you hydrated

Drinking water is very important to keep body hydrated. Watermelon has 92% of water content and hence keep you hydrated.

2.Antioxidant

Watermelon contains Vitamin C that prevent cell damage from free radicals.

3.Improves digestion

Watermelon consists of lot of water and some fiber and both are important for healthy digestion.

So give it a shot.

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