Melon-Ginger Limeade

3

PREP TIME

10 min

TOTAL TIME

1 h 10 min

Makes

4 servings

Melon-Ginger Limeade

Photo: Roberto Caruso

Swig on this slushy-sweet limeade drink. It's perfect for summer barbecues and the kids will love helping to whirl it up in the food processor.


Ingredients

  • 5 cups coarsely chopped seedless watermelon , preferably chilled 
  • ½ cup frozen limeade , from concentrate
  • 2 tbsp finely chopped fresh ginger

Instructions

  • Place watermelon in a blender or food processor. Add limeade and whirl until smooth. Place chopped ginger in a garlic press. Squeeze to extract about 2 tsp juice (don’t press ginger all the way through). Add ginger juice to blender and whirl until evenly mixed.
  • Pour into a large pitcher. Cover and refrigerate at least 1 hr or up to 1 day.

Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
  • 68,
  • Protein
  • 1 g,
  • Carbohydrates
  • 17 g,
  • Fat
  • 1 g,

Originally published in the Today’s Parent May + June 2017 issue. Photo by Roberto Caruso.