Mad About Melon: 8 Juicy Recipes

Credit: Jerry Errico

Fresh and fruity

Watermelon, cantaloupe, and honeydew melon are three refreshing reasons to savor fruit this summer. Try these 8 simple ways to use the delicious melon flavor in your kitchen tonight.

Pressed Watermelon With Basil Water

Quench your thirst and get a boost of vitamin C with this colorful summer sip. Basil adds a fresh, slightly fragrant flavor to the sweetness of the watermelon, and this recipe is best used to cool down hot-off-the-grill dishes.

Ingredients: Watermelon, basil, sea salt, white wine vinegar, chilled water

Calories: 46

Try this recipe: Pressed Watermelon With Basil Water

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