Two of my favorite summer treats…watermelon and lemonade. Blend them together for a deliciously easy summer treat. Prepped in under 10 minutes, the whole family will love these Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles.
Watermelon lemonade popsicles are a fun and easy way to beat the heat on a hot day. Watermelon and lemon are a classic summer pairing, and when frozen into popsicles they’re refreshing and delicious.
To make watermelon lemonade popsicles, start by slicing up a watermelon into small pieces. Pour the watermelon into a blender and blend until smooth. Pour the watermelon puree into a container and stir in lemonade or lemon juice to taste. Pour the mixture into popsicle molds and freeze for several hours. That’s it – easy peasy!
Equipment needed to make popsicles:
– Blender or Food Processor
– Popsicle molds
– Cutting board
– Measuring cups
What are the health benefits of watermelon?
Watermelon is a nutrient-rich fruit that is high in vitamins A and C, as well as potassium. It is also a good source of fiber. Watermelon is low in calories and contains no cholesterol or saturated fat. It can help to regulate blood pressure due to its high water content, and it may also improve heart health. Additionally, watermelon is a natural diuretic and can help to flush toxins from the body. So, not only are watermelon lemonade popsicles delicious, they’re also good for you! In fact, did you know that watermelon can also help to boost your mood? Yep!
Can you use any type of lemonade in this recipe?
Yes, you can use any type of lemonade in this recipe. However, it is important to note that the nutritional value of the popsicles may vary depending on the type of lemonade used.
Watermelon Lemonade Popsicle Key Ingredients
- Watermelon – don’t forget the rind! You can use the watermelon rind in these yummy popsicles!
Yep, that’s it. Were you expecting a secret ingredient? I hope not 😉 Because not only are these popsicles absolutely delicious and perfect to cool you down on a hot summer day, they are also only 2 ingredients and incredibly easy to make.
Commonly Asked Questions About These Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles
Q: What equipment do you need to make Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles?
A: To make Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles you need a blender or food processor, popsicle molds, a knife, cutting board, and measuring cups.
Q: What are the health benefits of watermelon lemonade popsicles?
A: Watermelon is high in vitamins A and C, potassium, and fiber. It can help regulate blood pressure, improve heart health, flush toxins, and even boost your mood!
Q: Can you use any type of lemonade in the Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles?
A: Yes, you can use any type of lemonade in the popsicle recipe, but the nutrition may vary depending on the lemonade used.
Q: What are the main ingredients in Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles?
A: The main ingredients are watermelon and lemonade. That’s it!
Q: How long does it take to make and freeze Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles?
A: It takes about 10 minutes to prep and 3-4 hours to freeze the popsicles until solid.
Are you ready to chill out? Let’s make some popsicles, shall we?
Watermelon Lemonade Popsicles
- 2 ½ cups cubed Watermelon
- 1 cup lemonade
- Add watermelon and lemonade to blender
- Blend on high until smooth. Option: use pulse feature if you prefer unblended watermelon pieces in your popsicles
- Pour mix into popsicle molds and cover
- Freeze 3-4 hours or until completely solid