What can be more refreshing than watermelon? My Refreshing Watermelon Smoothie recipe is a must if you are craving a light, fresh, delicious, icy cold drink. Is it easy to make? Oh yes. Just 2 ingredients, 5 minutes and 1 blender.
Did you know watermelon is part vegetable and part fruit? Watermelon is related to cucumber, pumpkin, and squash. It contains significant amounts of vitamin C, vitamins A, B6, lots of lycopene, antioxidants and amino acids. Good for cardiovascular health, good for cleaning your blood, and to help prevent cancer. Watermelon is very nutritious and it is absolutely delicious.
If you are interested in other refreshing ideas please see my Natural 3 Ingredient Strawberry Sorbet or Mixed Berries Ice Pops. You can see that it only takes a few ingredients and a few minutes to make wonderful treats. I just love the taste of recipes made with fresh ingredients. Real homemade food is really the best kind.
You need to cut your watermelon in squares and freeze for about 3-4 hours before blending. The smoothie will be icy cold and perfect for a super refreshing drink. I sweetened my Refreshing Watermelon Smoothie with raw honey and the combination was just perfect.
You can make this Refreshing Watermelon Smoothie for breakfast or a light snack. You can also impress your guests and make it at your next summer party. Decorate the glasses with a slice of lime, it looks so fancy and natural. Give it a try! This Refreshing Watermelon Smoothie is delicious!
Refreshing Watermelon Smoothie
- 4 cups watermelon
- 2 tablespoons raw honey *or substitute for maple syrup or stevia
- 1 cup of water
- I cut my watermelon in small squares and put it in the freezer for about 3-4 hours before blending the smoothie.
- Blend the frozen watermelon with honey and water. You need a high speed blender for great results.
- This recipe serves 2 glasses.