One of the great things about grocery stores today is that you can get fresh fruit all year round, which means you can enjoy your favorite melon recipes any time you want to. Melon is incredibly easy to work with and you can do a huge number of things with it. At the same time, it's absolutely delicious and full of all kinds of nutrients you need for good overall health. Check out these tantalizing melon recipes and you'll be ready to try something new right now. I promise!
1. Watermelon Limeade Pops
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What could be more refreshing on a hot summer day? Although this is one of those melon recipes I crave even when it's cold outside.
2. Watermelon Sorbet
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Cap off any meal with this delicious sweet treat. It's cold and tasty and pretty healthy at the same time. What more could you ask for?
3. Tasty Cocktails
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Melon is the perfect ingredient for any number of fruity cocktails. What a great color!
4. Green Melon Summer Smoothie
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A smoothie is the perfect way to use melon of any color.
5. Melon, Proscuitto and Mozzarella Skewers
Make a huge impact when you serve appetizers with this recipe. It looks heavenly, don't you think?
6. Honeydew Agua Fresca
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This refreshing drink is unlike anything else you'll ever taste.
7. Watermelon Candy
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Use your dehydrator to make yummy (and fairly healthy) melon candies for your kids. And yourself.
8. Homemade Watermelon Fruit Leather
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While you have it out, use your dehydrator to make your kids some healthy fruit roll ups.
9. Cantaloupe Smoothie
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I can't think of anything better for a smoothie than a good dose of cantaloupe. Can you?
10. Berry Cantaloupe Salad
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Not only is this yummy salad easy to make, but it's super healthy too.
11. Cantaloupe in Coconut Rose Cream
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Talk about a stunning dessert. Everyone is going to want the recipe for this one.
12. Sour Watermelon Homemade Gummies
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Don't these little guys look good enough to eat? And they are so easy to make too.
13. Melon Ball Ice Cubes
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Freeze some melon balls for an easy and colorful way to jazz up any beverage.
14. Balsamic Melon Salad
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Is this making you hungry for lunch? Me too!
15. Jam, Jelly or Marmalade
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There's no reason why you can't make melon flavored spreads for your toast. Yum!
16. Melon Ball Punch
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Here's an epic way to use some of those frozen melon balls you made.
17. Watermelon Feta Appetizer Bites
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Make a lot of these because no one will be able to stop at just one.
18. MELON LIQUEUR, BAILEYS and GRENADINE
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This drink looks pretty yummy. It has just the right touch of sweetness to balance the alcohol taste.
19. Dried Watermelon Jerky
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I've never seen anything like this, but I sure do want to give it a try. What do you think?
20. Stoplight Margarita
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Take your margarita to an entirely new level by making it with melon.
21. Prosciutto, Brie and Melon Sushi Rolls
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I wish I had a plateful of these to eat right now. Don't they look decadent?
22. Sparkling Watermelon Lemonade
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Lemonade is delicious on its own, but add some melon and you'll love it even more.
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This idea is great for a kid's birthday party. Alcohol free, but still super yummy and fun to serve.
24. Cantaloupe Cupcakes
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You can absolutely make tasty melon flavored cupcakes.
25. Basil and Mint Blueberry Melon Salad
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The name speaks for itself. I'd eat a couple bowls of this for sure.
26. Prosciutto, Spinach, Avocado, Cantaloupe, Walnuts, Red Onion
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With an ingredient list this impressive, you can be sure everyone will love this salad.
What's your favorite melon? Mine is definitely cantaloupe. Do you have any other epic ways to use melons? Please share!