May 162014
Watermelon Slushie Recipe

Watermelon Slushie

Watermelon Slushie – this delicious summer drink recipe is totally refreshing. This super easy and delicious fresh watermelon juice cleanse recipe is just perfect on hot summer days.

The green striped fruit with reddish flesh contains 91% water and 6% sugar. This sweet and delicious summertime fruit is incredibly healthy too! Watermelon is a good source of Vitamin A, Vitamin B6 and Vitamin C.

Watermelon juice is totally refreshing and cool. Watermelon has high water content and is the perfect quenchie for a blistering summer. This crushed fruit refreshment is incredibly easy to make and healthy too.

Fresh Watermelon Slushie Recipe Step By Step:

Cold, sweet watermelon juice is an instant refresher. This iced fruit slushie is an easy summer treat that you can throw together very quickly.

How to make homemade Watermelon Slushie:

1. To make this healthy juice recipe, remove the rind of watermelon and cut the fruit into quarters. With a paring knife cut along the seed line and remove or scrape out seeds with a fork.

fresh watermelon for slush recipe


2. Slice the watermelon into 1” cubes.

Watermelon cubes for juice

Watermelon cubes

3. In a blender combine the watermelon chunks, ice cubes (or crushed ice), salt, sugar and lemon juice.

Ingredients for watermelon cooler


4. Blend till you get the desired consistency. (For a thinner consistency, add ½ cup of chilled water).

Blend watermelon juice ingredients

Blend ingredients

 5. You can strain the watermelon fruit juice, if you wish, to take out the pulp. Press with the back of a spoon to extract maximum juice. Pour into tall glasses over ice cubes.

Watermelon slushie summer drink

Watermelon Juice

 6. Enjoy fresh, ice-cold homemade Watermelon Juice.

Fresh Watermelon Juice Recipe

Summer cooler

 Watermelon Fresh Fruit Juice Recipe details:

Watermelon Juice Recipe
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
Total Time
15 mins
Blended watermelon juice is the ideal thirst quencher on a hot day. Watermelons are in season now and what better time to enjoy a Fresh Watermelon Cleanse Cooler than right now!
Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2
Calories: 51 kcal
Author: Shil
  • Watermelon – ¼ fruit about 2 cups
  • Ice cubes – a few
  • Salt optional – a pinch
  • Sugar – 1 tsp
  • Lemon Juice – 1 tsp
  1. Wash and peel the watermelon.
  2. Remove the seeds and slice the fruit into 1" chunks.
  3. Put the watermelon cubes into a blender. Add ice cubes or crushed ice, a spoonful of sugar, a spoonful of lemon juice and a pinch of salt.
  4. Put the blender lid on and power on the blender.
  5. Blend the contents to a smooth mixture.
  6. Strain and pour into tall glasses.
  7. Enjoy refreshingly cool and delicious homemade Watermelon Slushie.
Recipe Notes

* For added flavour, include pineapple chunks, fresh raspberries, or pomegranate seeds.
* You can use honey instead of sugar.
* Throw in some fresh mint leaves into the blender to add flavour to the watermelon juice.
* Watermelon cubes can be frozen and then blended.

Watermelon Slushie Recipe | Chilled Watermelon Juice Recipe
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Shil is a freelance writer, professional blogger, foodie, health advocate and travel enthusiast.

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