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Garden Recipes Photo Contest: Watermelon Punch

Watermelon Punch submitted by Chloe Tuttle

Description: I love when the watermelons from the Big Mill garden are ready to harvest. I make Watermelon Rind pickles too, but the photo of the Watermelon Punch is so lovely and my Richmond friend, Jody, insisted that I enter it into your fun contest.

Recipe:Watermelon Punch Recipe for TwoWatermelon Punch
  • 1/4 seedless watermelon (6 cups cubed watermelon) chilled
  • 1/2 to 1 can chilled lemon-lime soda (to taste)
  • 2 Tablespoons frozen orange juice concentrate
  • 1 Tablespoon sugar
  • 2 slices lemon or lime for garnish
  • 2 sprigs fresh mint for garnish 
  1. Place chilled watermelon in blender and blend for several seconds on medium speed. Pour watermelon puree into a pitcher.
  2. Add frozen orange juice concentrate and sugar. Stir until dissolved.
  3. Chill until ready to serve.
  4. When ready to serve, add chilled lemon-lime soda to the watermelon liquid. Pour into champagne glasses and garnish with lemon or lime rings and mint. Yield: 4 servings.

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This recipe is was submitted for the 2015 Garden Recipes Photo Contest. The Great Big Greenhouse is not responsible for the accuracy of measurements or cooking times in submitted recipes. Please feel free to leave your comments below!

Posted: 5/27/2015 by Lara Pearce | with 0 comment(s)
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