Nothing screams summer quite like a watermelon. Kids have been eating these delicious treats on front porches for generations. But, what's best about a watermelon is that it is extremely versatile. It can quickly turn into a fantastic dessert or drink, no matter the weather outside. In fact, if you are looking for a refreshing drink for your next cookout, you've come to the right place.
To make this great concoction, you will start by completely peeling your watermelon. Next, you will cut small cubes from your watermelon and place them in a blender. Luckily, since a watermelon consists mostly of water, this process goes rather quickly.
After you have two cups of watermelon juice, you will turn to your lemons. Here, you are looking for ¾ cups of lemon juice. While using fresh squeezed lemons is always the best option, you can also choose prepared juice from the grocery store.
Now, it's time to combine all your ingredients. You can find the full directions in this video.
The great thing about this particular recipe is that you can easily make the lemonade to suit your own specific tastes. Whether you love sweet lemonade or more of a tart version, you will be able to find the perfect blend with a little practice.
Watermelon, too, is even more than a great-tasting fruit with a brilliant color. The health benefits of it run far and wide, from lowering blood pressure to aiding in muscle soreness. To learn more about the health benefits of watermelon, check out Well-Being Secrets' excellent and thorough article.
So, if you are looking for the perfect summer drink that you can enjoy all year long, this is definitely one you will want to try for yourself. With a few simple ingredients and only a few minutes of time, you can create something your guests will be demanding more of in no time.